Through sermons, quiet hours, and other efforts, the clergy administer to the parish’s spiritual well-being.

  • Priest: The Reverend Doctor Karen Coleman


Officers address the concrete needs of the church, such as building maintenance and financial concerns.

  • Senior Warden: Bill Brathwaite, Jr.
  • Junior Warden: Bob Oakes
  • Treasurer: Moriah Freeman
  • Collector: Jody Greenidge
  • Clerk: Renni Boy


A parliament of lay members, the vestry offers community insight (along with their time, labor, and love) to refine and realize the church’s vision.

  • Sarah Faith Spencer
  • Paul Baxter
  • Daisy Scott
  • Kathy Moore
  • George McCray
  • Renni Boy
  • Susan Shaw


Music is critical to St. James’ ministry. These talented people (with the help of many volunteers) make it happen:

  • Organist: Robert Edward Smith
  • Music Coordinator: Renni Boy