Dean Search Process and Updates


Cathedral of St. John: Dean Search Process

February 11, 2018          Interim Dean Arrives

April, 2018                         Small Group Listening Sessions

May 5, 2018                       Election of the Tenth Bishop, Diocese of the Rio Grande

May, 2018                          Congregational Life and Development

Visioning Retreat with Cathedral parishioners and Cathedral Chapter
Survey of Cathedral parishioners

June-July, 2018                Development of Cathedral Profile

August, 2018                     Development of Required Candidate characteristics

September, 2018             Announce position

October, 2018                   Receive/Review applications

November 3, 2018          Consecration of the Tenth Bishop, Diocese of the Rio Grande

November-December     Interviews

Early 2019                         New Dean in Place

Watch for further details as this process evolves.

During the process of a Search for a Dean of a Cathedral, the search committee is the Cathedral Chapter comprised of 

  • Wardens & Vestry of the Cathedral
  • DRG Bishop – Rt. Rev. Michael L. Vono
  • DRG Chancellors – Karen Aubrey and Clyde Pine
  • DRG Treasurer – Dr. Guy Gronquist
  • Three at-large members elected by Convention: Canon Paul Shoemaker, David Martinez and the Rev. Jan Hosea