Rev. Dr. Mary KortE
Interim Rector of St. Andrew's Episcopal Church
Originally from Rhode Island, Mary completed a BA in Sociology from Kansas State University, a Master of Divinity at the Episcopal Divinity School in Cambridge, MA., and a doctorate in Transformative Leadership from Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School. Mary was ordinated a transitional Deacon, then Priest, in the Diocese of Rhode Island. She has served several parishes in Vermont, Connecticut, Rhode Island and Kansas. Mary is currently on sabbatical after serving as Rector of St Stephen’s Episcopal Church, Wichita, Kansas.
Mary has been married to her husband Tim for 43 years and they have two adult children. In her free time, Mary enjoys movies, reading, baking, the beach, Pilates, time with her family and friends, and exploring restaurants. Considering themselves “dog people,” Mary and Tim share their lives with Moxie Rose, the family’s two-year old white German Shepherd—which is in K9 search and rescue training.
Fr. Jeff Huston, associate priest at St. Andrew's, says, "St. Andrew's is very excited for her arrival and looking forward to working with her to reclaim and rediscover who God is calling the St. Andrew's to be in the Stillwater community."
Mary's first Sunday will be December 1st.
Fr. Jeff Huston
Associate Rector of St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, and
Canterbury Chaplain of the St. Augustine’s Canterbury Center
Fr. Jeff grew was born and raised in Tulsa, OK and attended St. Dunstan’s until he left for college at Drury University in Springfield, MO. There he graduated with a BA majoring in history. After college he moved to Omaha, NE for an internship at Resurrection House, a vocational discernment program that is a part of Episcopal Service Corps. Discerning a call to ordained ministry, he attended Virginia Theological Seminary, in Alexandria, VA where he received his M.Div. Fr. Jeff previously served as vicar at Church of the Savior, in Yukon, OK. He is married to Dr. Elisa Davis and they have three children, Clayton, Eleanor and Charlie.
Phone: (405) 624-0141
Ms. Debi Hodson
Phone: (405) 372-3357
Phone: (405) 372-3357