Holy Trinity Anglican Church
Our church exists to glorify God by forming fully committed followers
of Jesus Christ through the power of the Holy Spirit.
Christ has died.
Christ is risen.
Christ will come again!
Get to know the Staff at Holy Trinity...
The staff at Holy Trinity seek to serve all who are in need, both members of our parish as well as anyone who reaches out to us for help. The world, after all, is our parish.
Our priests are trained to be good listeners, to keep absolute confidentiality, and to serve as spiritual directors. So, if you need counsel or spiritual direction, please click either the photo of one of the priests or click the box above and we will respond quickly.
Our other staff members are wonderful people who will help you find your place in our parish, whether through volunteer opportunities or by connecting you with other parishioners of like minds and interests. Please feel free to contact any staff member by clicking on their photo and you will receive a response quickly.
The Rev'd Dr Joseph Boysel is Holy Trinity's third Rector (senior pastor) and has been with the parish since 2009. Father Joe has a Master of Divinity degree and a Doctor of Ministry degree from Asbury Theological Seminary in Wilmore, KY. Father Joe and his wife, Abby, have four sons and live in Hudson.
Father Lawrence McElrath
The Rev'd Lawrence McElrath is Holy Trinity's first Curate (assistant priest). Father Lawrence joined the staff at Holy Trinity in 2017 following his graduation from Nashota House Theological Seminary where he earned a Master of Divinity degree. He and his wife, Megan, live in Akron.
Minister of Music
Shane Kardos is Holy Trinity's minister of music and has been since 2008. He and his wife, Ann, have 3 children and live in Kent, Ohio.
Brian Tritabaugh is the second Verger at Holy Trinity. In ancient times the Verger led public processions, clearing the way through the city streets for the choir and clergy. Today the verger serves as an unordained sub-deacon, assisting the clergy during the service.
Before coming to serve at Holy Trinity in 2013, Martha worked as an executive administrative assistant at Kent State University. She brings both excellent professional skills and a delightful personality.
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Jim Richter is commissioned as a verger for Holy Trinity, typically serving in Brian's absence
The Rt Rev'd Ronald Jackson
Bishop Ron Jackson is the second bishop for the Anglican Diocese of the Great Lakes, which encompasses Michigan and Ohio, as well as parts of Kentucky and Indiana. Bishop Jackson and his wife, Patty, live in Cuyahoga Falls, OH.