OUR CLERGY TEAM
To contact our clergy, please call (904) 285-7390 plus extension (or other number as indicated), or the Christ Church reception desk at (904) 285-6127.
The Rev. Thomas P. Reeder, Rector, is a native of Fredericksburg, Virginia. He spent nearly nine years on active duty in the U.S. Navy before discerning a call to ordained ministry. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Religious Studies (Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa) from the University of California at Davis and a Master of Divinity degree from the School of Theology at the University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee.
After being ordained in 2003, his first pastoral call was as Associate Rector and later as Priest-in-Charge of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Jacksonville, Florida. In September 2005, he was called to be the Priest-in-Charge of Christ Church in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. A year later he was installed as the 27th rector of that church. Fr. Tom led the Stewardship, Outreach and Mission ministries at Christ Church as Senior Associate Rector, from 2013 to 2018. On March 9, 2018 he was called to become our fourth Rector.
Fr. Tom and his wife DeeAnn have two adult children, Sophia and Liam.
Contact Tom: (904) 285-7390, ext. 239 firstname.lastname@example.org
The Rev. Keith W. Oglesby, Vicar answered the call to Christ Church in January 2019 as an Associate Rector, and became Vicar in 2021. In this role he supports and advises Fr. Tom in serving the people and mission of Christ Church. He has overall responsibilities for the programs and ministries of the parish.
Keith experienced a call to ministry throughout his adult life which he followed as a parish lay leader. He went through a diocesan discernment process to confirm his call to the priesthood in 2002. He received his Master of Divinity from Candler School of Theology and was ordained as a priest in 2007. Keith served two parishes in the Diocese of Atlanta, including 9 ½ years as Rector of Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit. He served as a convocational dean in the diocese, supporting Bishop Wright in strategic initiatives.
Before he was ordained, Fr. Keith enjoyed a 24 year career as a sales and executive management professional, including leadership positions with major corporations such as FedEx and GE. He and his wife Lynn have three adult children, Lauren (married to Shaun), Will (married to Corri), and Katherine (married to Cory). They are proud grandparents to Will and Corri’s two sons, Oren and Oakley, who live in St. Augustine Beach.
Contact Keith: (904) 285-7390, ext. 248
The Rev. Andreis Diaz Dorta, Associate Rector grew up in Matanzas, Cuba. After graduating from the Evangelical Seminary of Theology in Matanzas, Cuba (an ecumenical seminary) in 2008, Fr. Andreis was ordained to the priesthood in 2010. Before joining Christ Church he served as Rector of two parishes in Cuba for 6 years. Also he was the Diocesan Youth Minister for 3 years, and Archdeacon of the Western Region of the Diocese of Cuba for 5 years. In 2018 he added a Spanish language service that serves a new congregation. Fr. Diaz is married to Marcela Beatriz Martín.
Contact Andreis: ADiaz@christepiscopalchurch.org
The Rev. Wendy Billingslea joined the staff of Christ Church as Associate Rector in 2009, and now serves as Chaplain to the staff and parish. Raised in New Jersey, Wendy is a 1978 graduate of Wells College and received her M.Div in 1996, graduating from the Seminary of the Southwest in Austin, Texas. Previously, Wendy served as Associate Rector of St. Thomas Episcopal Parish in Coral Gables, FL and as Rector of St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church in Greensboro, NC.
Contact Wendy: email@example.com