The Rev. Dr. Mary Brennan Thorpe
The Rev. Dr. Mary Brennan Thorpe serves as Canon to the Ordinary, assisting the Bishop in the care of parishes and priests as they serve God’s people. She oversees transition ministry, clergy disciplinary matters, the vocational process, and a variety of other tasks relating to the health and vitality of congregations. She holds graduate degrees from the University of Hartford (MME), Virginia Theological Seminary(MDiv cum laude) and Columbia Theological Seminary (DMin). She has served two parishes in this Diocese, St Gabriel’s in Leesburg and Church of the Epiphany, Henrico. Her prior work was in technology and public policy.