The Reverend Dr. Luis León
The Reverend Dr. Luis León, fourteenth Rector of St. John's Church, began his tenure at St. John’s in 1995. His specialty is building inner city parishes through spiritual leadership, preaching, excellence in worship and liturgical music, stewardship and outreach that involves parish members in the community. Luis teaches courses nationwide in parish building and stewardship and is a frequently requested commencement speaker.
The Reverend Michael Angell began his ordained ministry at St. John’s Church as Assistant Rector in July 2011. Mike received his Master of Divinity degree from the Virginia Theological Seminary in May 2011. He served as seminarian at St. John's from September 2009 until graduation.
Mike grew up with his brother and sister in Golden, Colorado. His mother is an Episcopal priest of the Diocese of Colorado, and his father is an attorney. Mike moved to California to attend the University of San Diego, where he majored in Theology and minored in Spanish. Mike studied abroad in Guadalajara and received a scholarship to spend a semester studying theology at Oxford University in the United Kingdom.
Between college and seminary, Mike spent a volunteer year serving in the Episcopal Church's Young Adult Service Corps at El Hogar, an orphanage in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. He returned to San Diego and served for two years as Campus Missioner to the University of California at San Diego, replanting campus ministry there for the Episcopal Church. In his second year, Mike was selected by his fellow campus ministers to receive the Sam Portaro award, the national honor for campus ministry in the Episcopal Church.
Mike serves as clergy support for Outreach, Spanish Speaking Ministry, and Young Adult ministries at St. John's. He may be contacted at 202-347-8766 , ext. 307 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Reverend Virginia (Gini) Gerbasi
Gini serves as the clergy liaison with the Christian Formation ministry through Journey to Adulthood, the Lafayette Fellowship and the Pastoral Care ministry in our parish as well as full participation in the liturgical and teaching life of our parish.
Gini may be contacted at 202-347-8766, ext. 304 or at email@example.com