Leadership

Church of the Annunciation is organized with the leadership of clergy and lay people that supervise and participate in various ministries and organizations.

We are located in the Diocese of Southwest Florida www.episcopalswfl.org which is led by The Right Reverend Dabney Smith, Bishop. The Diocese is part of the Episcopal Church USA, the Most Reverend Dr. Katharine Jefferts Schori is the Presiding Bishop.

Our Priest the Rev. Dee Ann de Montmollin has been with us since November 2010. She had been the Rector of St. Francis Episcopal Church in Rutherfordton, NC for the preceding seven years. A graduate of Yale Divinity School and Berkeley at Yale Seminary, Dee was ordained in the Diocese of Southeast Florida and served as Assistant Rector at St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Coral Gables, FL.

While serving in Western North Carolina, Dee, for three years, was a member of the Executive Council of the Diocese and a member of the companion Diocese Committee. She also served as an adviser to the Diocesan Centers for Christian Studies. Over the past year, she has served as the Chair of the Commission on Health and Wellness of the Diocese of WNC. She is currently a member of the Committee of Health/AIDS of the Episcopal Church of the USA.
In addition to her Masters of Divinity degree, she also holds an undergraduate degree in Behavioral Science and a Masters Degree in Mental Health Counseling. Prior to entering seminary she was the Executive Director of The Samaritan Counseling Center for the Diocese of Southeast Florida. She is a Cursillo graduate, a graduate of the Shalem Institute for Spiritual Formation, a graduate of Education For Ministry and a certified Stephen Minister trainer. She holds Florida licensures as a Mental Health Counselor and as a Registered Nurse.

Dee and her husband, Phil, have been married for 42 years and have family in Tampa, Miami and Palm Bay, Florida. They began moving into the rectory the week of November 22, 2010 and her first Sunday service at Annunciation was November 28, 2010.

Our church phone number is 941-778-1638.  We have a voicemail system that will allow you to leave a message for the staff.

Email address – cota@tampabay.rr.com

The Reverend Dee Ann deMontmollin, Priest –  941-405-7865

The Reverend Irvin Maranville, Deacon – 941-761-8181

The Reverend Joyce Maranville, Deacon – 941-761-8181

The Reverend Bruce Gillies, Deacon – 941-782-8769

Thom Tenney, Organist – 941-224-1150

Carol Cornman, Choir Director and Soloist – 941-358-6894

Pam League, Parish Administrator -941-778-1638

Don Lind, Finance Commission – 941-778-7531

Joan Oster, Treasurer – 941-795-6546

Vestry

Our Vestry generally meets the second Monday of each month, from September to June, at 6PM

Regina Percy,  Senior Warden – 941-778-3457

Vivian Ragsdale, Junior Warden – 941-761-1483

Carol Carter,Stewardship – 941-779-9553

Terry Hussey, Stewardship – 941-792-7183

Ellen Messmer, Worship – 941-792-5199

Karen Jones, Evangelism – 941-538-3131

Ed Upshaw, Education – 941-778-7940

Ann Lewis, Pastoral Care – 941-761-0209

Alex Richardson, Service – 941-778-4332

Ginny Upshaw, Vestry Clerk – 941-778-7940