The Rt. Rev. Dorsey McConnell
412-721-0853 ext. 252 

Dorsey W. M. McConnell was elected as the 8th Bishop of Pittsburgh by the clergy and lay deputies of the diocese on April 21, 2012.  He was consecrated and ordained a bishop on October 20, 2012, and was formally seated at Trinity Cathedral on November 9, 2012.  [More…]

Director of Administration & Transition Officer
The Rev. Ted Babcock
412-721-0853 ext. 253

The Rev’d Ted Babcock was ordained deacon in June of 2001 and ordained priest in January 2002 by The Right Rev’d Andrew Smith, Diocesan Bishop of Connecticut. Ted did his internship while at the General Theological Seminary at St. David's in the South Bronx, NY where he was actively involved in community organizing with the IAF. [More…]

Canon for Formation
The Rev. Canon  Dr. Jay Geisler
St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Brentwood

The Rev. Canon Dr. "Jay" Geisler is well known in Pittsburgh for leading the J&L Steelworkers in a series of protests in the 1980's when their health benefits denied and their pensions threatened. [More…]

Canon for Mission
Kim Karashin
412-721-0853 ext. 254

Kimberly Karashin joined the staff of the Episcopal Diocese of Pittsburgh in November 2015.  A Pittsburgh native, Kim earned her undergraduate degree [More…]

Executive Assistant
Judi Rogers
412-721-0853 ext. 251

Judi Rogers has worked for the Episcopal Diocese of Pittsburgh since May 2009.  She holds a B.A. in Speech Communication (Broadcasting) from Penn State University and an M.A. in Journalism and Communication (Public Relations) from Point Park University. [More…]

Kathi Workman
412-721-0853 ext. 259

Financial Assistant
Marlene Rihn
412-721-0853 ext. 260

Joan Gundersen, Ph.D
412-721-0853 ext. 255

Joan Gundersen grew up in the Chicago suburbs, and earned her B.A., M.A. and Ph.D. at Monmouth College (Ill.), the College of William and Mary, and University of Notre Dame respectively.  She has been an active member of 10 Episcopal parishes in 9 dioceses. [More…]

Communication Director
Rich Creehan

Episcopal Campus Ministries
The Rev. Dan Isadore