Staff & Clergy

Meet our Staff and Clergy!

Click on the images below to find out more about the folks working in front of and behind the scenes to sustain and grow St. John's ministries in the city and the world, shaping each week's liturgies, designing and teaching classes, taking care of our building, caring for parishioners of all ages, giving back to our neighbors, and being involved in our surrounding community in a wide range of ways. 

Photos by Kathryn Feldmann and Cara Ellen Modisett.

Helen Hill

Manager, Canterbury Books and Gifts


Helen grew up in New Orleans, receiving a BA in history from Newcomb College, Tulane University, and a master's in urban and regional planning from the University of New Orleans. She worked in planning and historic preservation with Hill Studio PC for more than 20 years. Prior to managing Canterbury, she was shop manager for the Girl Scouts of Virginia Skyline. She and her husband David Hill have two daughters, a cat, three horses and a new dog, and they love to travel. She's been a member of St. John's for 30 years, serving on various committees and ministries.