Clergy & Staff

The Very Reverend Zachary Fleetwood

Interim Rector

The Very Reverend Zachary Fleetwood retired in 2011 as Dean of the American Cathedral in Paris. Prior to his 8-year tenure in Paris, he served as Rector of St. Peter’s Church, Morristown, NJ (1997-2003) and Grace Church, The Plains, VA (1990-97). Previously, he was Associate Rector at Christ Church, Georgetown, in Washington, DC. Since, retirement Fr. Fleetwood has served two parishes undergoing periods of transition: St. Peter’s Church, Skidaway Island, in Savannah, GA and St. Columba’s-by-the-Castle Scottish Episcopal Church in Edinburgh. A native Virginian, Zack studied at the University of Edinburgh and holds degrees from the Virginia Theological Seminary, the University of Virginia and Guilford College. In 1988, he was ordained to the priesthood in the Diocese of Virginia. In addition to his life in the Church, he enjoys travel, bicycling, cooking, music and the arts, architecture and design. Zack and Donna Fleetwood have been married for 44 years and have a grown son and 7-year-old granddaughter who live in Paris.

Find Zack in his temporary office in the church Library. Send email to or contact him at 434/979-6354.

The Rev. Canon Richard A. Lord

Interim Associate Rector

The Reverend Canon Richard A. Lord recently retired from Church of the Holy Comforter in Vienna, Virginia after serving as Rector for 22 years. A native to the Washington D.C. area, Fr. Lord has served as Rector of parishes in the Dioceses of Virginia, Connecticut, and Pittsburgh since his ordination to the priesthood in 1981. He is a graduate of the Catholic University of America, Virginia Theological Seminary, and Yale Divinity School. He has served in the Diocese of Virginia as Chair of the Liturgy Commission (2007 – 2015), and as a member of the Board of the Compass Rose Society, which supports the work of the Archbishop of Canterbury and the Anglican Communion. Fr. Lord and his wife Debbie have been married for 39 years and have three grown children and five grandchildren. Three of their grandchildren live close by in Charlottesville. Fr. Lord has an undergraduate degree in music performance (classical guitar) and enjoys pursuing his love for the instrument and its repertoire as much as possible.

Find Fr. Rick in his temporary office in the Parish Hall. Contact Fr. Rick at (434) 979-6354 or via email.

The Rev. Canon Henry N. F. Minich

Priest Associate

Daniel Brinson

Director of Church Music

daniel brinson 02Find Daniel in his office in the Choir Room (lower level). Contact Daniel at 434.979.6354 or via email.

Audi Barlow

Director of Children and Youth Formation

audiAudi Barlow has been involved with the children’s programs at St. Paul’s, Ivy since first attending in September 2003. She came on staff in May 2009 as the children’s formation leader. In July 2016 she became the Director of Children and Youth Formation. She is married to George ‘Cricket’ Barlow and they have three daughters, Sarah, Kate and Emily. A graduate of Mary Baldwin College who’s first career of 15 years was in undergraduate college admissions, she also taught preschool for three years and has dabbled in retail. A life-long Episcopalian, Audi considers it a blessing to combine her faith with her interest in children and youth.

Find Audi in her temporary office on the lower level. Contact Audi at 434.979.6354 or via email.

Debbie Scott

Director of Spirituality and Missions

debbie scott 01Debbie Scott, our Director of Spirituality and Missions, works with spiritual growth, weekly centering prayer, EfM, our mission efforts and other activities to promote the spiritual development of all members of St. Paul’s, Ivy. She and her husband David and their two children, Justin and Sarah, came to St. Paul’s, Ivy in July 1993. Debbie is a graduate of the College of William and Mary and earned a M.S. in English education from Old Dominion University. She is an EfM mentor and serves as a Diocesan Spiritual Discernment Facilitator and Spiritual Director, trained in the RUAH XIII program at Richmond Hill.

Find Debbie in her temporary office in the choir room on the lower level. Contact Debbie by calling 434.979.6354 or via email.

Mary Lane

Parish Administrator

mary lane 01Mary Lane is a native of Albemarle County, living in Earlysville. After attending the University of the Cumberlands in Kentucky and then moving seven times in eleven years, Mary was happy to return home to Virginia. She was previously the office manager for the University of Virginia Investment Management Company. Mary has a grown daughter, Jennifer.

Find Mary in the temporary Parish Office in the Parish Hall. Contact Mary at 434/979-6354 or via email.

Elizabeth Suoranta

Office Assistant

Find Elizabeth in her temporary office in the Choir Room on the lower level. Contact Elizabeth at 434.979.6354 or via email.

Vic Dandridge


Find Vic in his temporary office in the Choir Room on the lower level. Contact Vic at 434.979.6354 or via email.

Paul Yesawich

Senior Warden

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2018 Vestry

2018 Vestry

Carolyn Achenbach
Emily Bardeen
Elizabeth Butler (Register)
Scott Chirchetti
E.B. Enfield
Paul Halliday (Junior Warden)
Lauren Hauser
Mary Leavell
Greg MacDonald
Steve Prevost
Paul Yesawich (Senior Warden)

Vic Dandridge (Treasurer)

Bob Wilcox

Chair, Rector Search Committee

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Elizabeth Bunin
Valarie Cole
Pam Edmonds
Erik Greenbaum
Rebecca Hill
Andrew Rome
Bruce Sullivan
Bob Wilcox (Chair)