Clergy, Staff & Vestry

Clergy

Full-Time Clergy

The Right Reverend
Anthony J. Burton
Rector
(214) 217-5617
Assistant: Gay Hayslett

Bishop Anthony Burton is the former Bishop of Saskatchewan, and since 2008 Rector of the Episcopal Church of the Incarnation in Dallas, Texas. He was born and raised in Ottawa, Canada, and was educated at University of Toronto, Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, and the University of Oxford. He was ordained in the Diocese of Nova Scotia, where he served in two parishes on Cape Breton Island. In 1991 he moved to Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, where he served as Dean of St. Alban’s Cathedral. In 1993, he was elected Bishop of the Diocese of Saskatchewan. At the time of his election in 1993, Bishop Burton was the youngest bishop in the world-wide Anglican Communion, and the youngest Canadian bishop in the twentieth century. He has been married to Anna Burton since 1989. They have two children.

The Reverend
S. Thomas Kincaid III
Vice Rector
(214) 217-5628
Assistant: Haley Dettra

Thomas Kincaid began ordained ministry at Church of the Incarnation in Dallas and has been Vice Rector since June 2015. In between his first stint at Incarnation and his present role, Thomas served as priest in charge of two parishes in the Diocese of Northern Indiana. During his tenure there, the parishes became the first and second fastest growing parishes in the Diocese reaching new people in their respective communities and seeing their budgets restored to health. Thomas attended Duke University Divinity School graduating from its Anglican Episcopal House of Studies. Prior to Duke, he spent a year in Washington, D.C., after attending Southern Methodist University, where he earned a B.B.A. in finance and a B.A. in American history. He is sought as a speaker in the areas of stewardship, discipleship, and parish organization. Thomas is married to Elisabeth Kincaid, an attorney and doctoral student in moral theology at the University of Notre Dame. They have two children.

The Reverend
Joe Hermerding
Assistant Rector,
Children & Family
(214) 217-5633
Assistant: Catie Donaghy

Fr. Joe has served at Church of the Incarnation since 2012. Before moving to Dallas he served as Curate and Chaplain at St. Luke's Episcopal Church in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, for three years. Fr. Joe graduated with a degree in Bible/Theology from Wheaton College in 2006. He graduated with a Masters of Divinity from Nashotah House Theological Seminary in 2009 and was ordained a priest that same year. He currently serves as Associate Rector for Children and Family Ministry. Fr. Joe and his wife Ellora have four children: Norah, Luke, Maggie, and Evelyn.

The Reverend
Christopher Yoder
Assistant Rector,
Traditional Worship & Young Adults
(214) 217-5626
Assistant: Haley Dettra

The Reverend Christopher Yoder grew up in a Mennonite church and on a dairy farm in the hills of western Pennsylvania. He received his undergraduate degree in philosophy and theology from Wheaton College, where he took his first steps on the Canterbury trail. He discerned a vocation to the priesthood while studying at Duke Divinity School, earning his MDiv in 2012. He was ordained a priest by the Bishop of Dallas in June 2015. Fr. Christopher loves running, illuminated manuscripts, and Augustine. He is married to Audra, who is, inter alia, a historian of imperial Russia. They have one son, Peter.

The Reverend
Ryan Waller
Assistant Rector,
Uptown Contemporary Worship
(214) 217-5641

Ryan studied philosophy and religion at the University of Southern California before earning a Juris Doctorate and Masters of Theological Studies from SMU. After a brief career in the law Ryan felt called by God to teach and preach. He spent three years at All Saints' Episcopal School before being led to the Church of the Incarnation. He is married to Caroline Waller and has two sons, Ford Casey and Charles Henry. Ryan is passionate about sharing the Good News of Jesus Christ through imaginative preaching and is honored to serve as the pastoral leader of the Uptown Services.

The Reverend
John Sundara
Curate,
Adult Formation
(214) 217-5605
Assistant:

John Sundara was born and raised in India until Grade 9 and was baptized into the Church of South India. When he was 13, his family immigrated to Canada. After college, he interned for a year with Power to Change, an interdenominational campus ministry he had participated in while attending school. His ministry there included mentoring younger students, leading Bible studies, and organizing student retreats. He found himself called to ordained ministry the more he helped others discover and experience Christ. He earned his MDiv from Wycliffe College in Toronto. In January 2017, John moved to Texas, was ordained a deacon, and joined the clergy staff at Church of the Incarnation where he serves Growth Group ministry and oversees Adult Education.

Part-Time Clergy

The Reverend
Dorothy Budd
Deacon
(214) 217-5655
Assistant:

The Reverend
Judy Frizzell
Deacon
(214) 808-0306
Assistant:

Deacon Judy Frizzell and her husband Everett have been members at Incarnation since moving to Dallas with their four children in 1980. A graduate of Rice, she taught high school English. Perceiving a call to ministry, she attended The Anglican School of Theology and received a Licentiate in Spiritual Theology and Direction. She did Clinical Pastoral Education at Parkland and at Scott and White and became a board certified chaplain. Ordained deacon in 1998, she worked at Presbyterian as chaplain and department manager. After retirement, she was asked to offer pastoral care at Incarnation to the Seniors, homebound, hospitalized, and recovering.

In-Residence Clergy

The Rev. Canon
Victor Lee Austin, Ph.D.
Theologian–in-Residence
214-521-5101, ext 2034
Assistant:

A priest-scholar, Fr. Austin's background is in both the parish ministry and the academic world as a former parish rector and university professor. In 2005, Fr. Austin served as Theologian in Residence at Saint Thomas Church Fifth Avenue in New York City. His book, Up with Authority: Why We Need Authority to Flourish as Human Beings, was published by T&T Clark and was shortlisted for the very distinguished 2013 Michael Ramsey prize. Saint Thomas Church published a collection of his short pieces, Priest in New York: Church, Street, and Theology, reflections on theology and everyday life. His most recent book, Christian Ethics: A Guide for the Perplexed, is also published by T&T Clark. Finally, Losing Susan, a theological reflection on the loss of his wife, was published in 2016.

Follow his blog: Diary of a Theologian

Retired-Assisting Clergy

The Reverend
Thomas G. Keithly
Assisting
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The Reverend
Frederick C. (Rick) Philputt
Assisting
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Staff

Adult Formation

David Hanson
Young Adults Minister
(214) 217-5603
Assistant:

The Reverend
John Sundara
Curate,
Adult Formation
(214) 217-5605
Assistant:

Business Office

Shelley Eisenlohr
Controller
(214) 521-5101
Assistant:

Alexander Kelly
Staff Accountant
(214) 521-5101
Assistant:

Shannon Daniels
Business Office Administrator
(214) 217-5612
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Children & Family

The Reverend
Joe Hermerding
Assistant Rector,
Children & Family
(214) 217-5633
Assistant: Catie Donaghy

Fr. Joe has served at Church of the Incarnation since 2012. Before moving to Dallas he served as Curate and Chaplain at St. Luke's Episcopal Church in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, for three years. Fr. Joe graduated with a degree in Bible/Theology from Wheaton College in 2006. He graduated with a Masters of Divinity from Nashotah House Theological Seminary in 2009 and was ordained a priest that same year. He currently serves as Associate Rector for Children and Family Ministry. Fr. Joe and his wife Ellora have four children: Norah, Luke, Maggie, and Evelyn.

Meghan Houk
Director,
Children & Family
(214) 217-5658
Assistant:

Meredith Johnson
Nursery Coordinator
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Communications

Jennifer LeBlanc
Executive Director of Community Relations
(214) 217-5648
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Courtney Barrow
Director of Graphics + Production
(214) 217-5647
Assistant:

Steve Marr
214-217-5608
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Development Operations

Jennifer LeBlanc
Executive Director of Community Relations
(214) 217-5648
Assistant:

Sara Quarterman
Assistant Director of Development Operations
(214) 521-5101
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Tiffany Brooks
Membership Services Coordinator
(214) 217-5629
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Kristin Johnson
Welcome Ministry Coordinator
(214) 521-5101
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Facilities

Nozar Daryapayma
Director of Facilities
(214) 217-5620
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Alberto Alguillon
Head Sexton
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Pedro Domingo
Sexton
Assistant:

Jose Viera
Sexton
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Liturgy & Clergy Support

Gay Hayslett 
Assistant to the Rector
(214) 217-5617
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Carol Kadel
Associate for Pastoral Care
(214) 217-5610
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Haley Dettra
Assistant to the Vice Rector
(214) 217-5622
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Laura McClain
Associate for Liturgy & Worship,
Traditional Services
(214) 217-5628
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Elliott Carpenter
Associate for Liturgy & Worship,
Uptown Contemporary Services
214-217-5630
Assistant:

Betsey Fredericks
Volunteer for Liturgy & Worship,
Uptown Contemporary Service
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Mission & Outreach

Martha Lang
Executive Director of Mission & Outreach
(214) 217-5657
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Erin Pendleton
Mission & Outreach Project Manager
(214) 217-5639
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Anne Mackintosh
Mission & Outreach 75204 Project Manager
(214) 217-5632
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The Reverend
Dorothy Budd
Deacon
(214) 217-5655
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Ibeth Lopez
Mission & Outreach Dept. Administrator
214-217-5646
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Music

Scott Dettra
Director of Music
(214) 217-5652
Assistant:

Graham Schultz
Associate Director of Music
(214) 521-5101, ext 2043
Assistant:

René DuBois
Music Dept. Administrator
(214) 217-5645
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Pastoral Care

The Reverend
Judy Frizzell
Deacon
(214) 808-0306
Assistant:

Carol Kadel
Associate for Pastoral Care
(214) 217-5610
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Students

Pam Coghlan
Director of Student Ministry
(214) 217-5623
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Donna Stack
Administrative Assistant
(214) 217-5638
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Mandi Trousil
Middle School Ministry Associate
(214) 217-5642
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Trevor Cantrell
High School Ministry Associate
(214) 217-5642
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Vestry

Vestry

The Right Reverend
Anthony J. Burton
Chairman
(214) 217-5617
Assistant: Gay Hayslett

Jim Grau
Senior Warden
Assistant:

Stephen Bodwell
Junior Warden
Assistant:

Matthew Bomberger
Assistant:

Stuart Bush
Assistant:

Adrianne Duvall
Assistant:

Meg Fahrenbrook
Assistant:

Eric Fredericks
Assistant:

Leila Gary
Assistant:

Jayna Hembree
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Greg Moore
Assistant:

Gay Oxford
Assistant:

David Parsons
Senior Warden
Assistant:

Wendy Skorburg
Assistant:

Bill Ward
Assistant:

Todd Welty
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Joe Chumlea
Chancellor
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Dow Crocker
Treasurer
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Jim Graves
Assistant Treasurer
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Michael Sturdy
Clerk
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Incarnation Affiliates

Incarnation Academy

Micah Crissey
Head of School
(214) 522-0160
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Jill Bellew
Business Manager
(214) 217-5659
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Incarnation Bookstore

Dusty Matthews
Bookstore Manager
(214) 522-2815
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Marmion Library

Willa Johnson
Librarian,
Marmion Library
214-521-5101, ext 2025
Assistant:

Mary Griffith
Volunteer Associate,
Marmion Library
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Incarnation Foundation

Mark LaRoe
Foundation Director
(214) 217-5601
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Incarnation House

Teresa Keenan
Executive Director,
Incarnation House
(214) 379-5940
Assistant:

Laura Mendoza
Program Director,
Incarnation House
(214) 379-5940
Assistant:

Anthony Valente
Manager of Volunteer/Partner Services
Incarnation House
(214) 379-5940
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Uptown Fellows

Lou Schaufele
Committee Chair
Assistant:

Jennifer LeBlanc
Executive Director of Community Relations
(214) 217-5648
Assistant:

Kate Smith
Fellows Program Director
(214) 217-5609
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Caroline Waller
Fellows Program Coordinator
(214) 217-5609
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The Reverend
Christopher Yoder
Chaplain
(214) 217-5626
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