The Rev. Dr. Ann J. Broomell - Interim Rector - is delighted to be joining the people of Calvary from Sept. 1 through the calling of their rector in 2022.  Mtr. Ann is a graduate of Episcopal Divinity School in MA and received a Doctor of Ministry degree in Congregational Studies from Seabury Western Theological Seminary in Evanston IL. She has served as a parish priest for 25 years as Priest--in-Charge, Rector, Cathedral Dean and Interim Rector.  Trained by the Clergy Leadership Institute, she has served as an interim rector in seven parishes up and down the East Coast. She moved to the Charleston area in 2019 after feeling drawn here over several years. She has two adult children and enjoys kayaking, singing, reading, promoting voter registration, travel and time with friends and family. 


The Rev. Marionette Bennett - Deacon- is a Charleston native who lived for many years in Colorado.  She was ordained to the permanent diaconate in 1996 in Denver, Colorado and served at St. Stephen’s in Aurora, CO.  As a deacon, she worked with Hospice, at a battered women’s shelter and as a relief counselor at that shelter.  She also worked closely  with St. Stephen’s free children’s summer program.  In 2020, she returned to Charleston and, in 2021,  was licensed to serve as a deacon in the Diocese of SC and at Calvary, her original Church home.  Before retirement, Deacon Bennett worked as a Cytotechnologist studying and detecting cellular abnormalities and cancer cells for 23 years and for the US postal Service in distribution for 17 years.  She is a dedicated aunt and great aunt to her nephews and nieces. Her vision and hope is to continue serving as the heart and hands of Christ to all she meets and to show God’s love in word and deed. 


Sydria Singleton -Organist-  (also known as Syderia) has been associated with Calvary since 1991. She served as the Church Secretary from 1991-2014,  has been the Church organist on and off since 1995, and our regular organist since 2016.  She has taught private piano, organ and voice for thirty-six years, lives in Goose Creek, and has three adult children.  She studied Classical Piano under Duo-Pianist Delphin and Romain at the College of Charleston.  Syderia works full time as a secretary at James Island Charter High School.  She is also a cancer survivor and is, officially, remarkable.

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Carol Burk - Administrative Assistant-  has worked at Calvary since April 2019. She is a native Charlestonian and an ordained Deaconess in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.  One of Carol's greatest joys is her lifelong membership at St. Barnabas Lutheran Church on Moultrie Street.  She is an avid reader and loves to spend time watching British TV. She also is proud to be great aunt to a Great Nephew and Great Niece. Carol loves the wonderful members of Calvary and is happy to serve as the administrative assistant.  Carol also has an exceptional collection of T-Shirts! 

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William Bluford - Sexton- was born in Philadelphia, PA and moved to Charleston in 1976.  He is a long-time member of Calvary having served on the Vestry, Search Committee and with the Men of Calvary.  Presently he serves as a Crucifer, Lector and Lay Eucharistic Visitor.  He is a mechanical whiz, retired as an automotive mechanic, and has served as Sexton since 2014.  He is the father of twin adult sons, grandfather to six, and great grandad to two.