The Vestry is the leadership body at Messiah. It is led by the Priest in Charge and comprised of 12 members and three wardens. Vestry members serve three-year terms, with four members and one warden rotating off each year. The Vestry currently meets on the second Monday of each month at 7 p.m. and meetings are open to Messiah members.


  • Janice Dames
  • John Deen
  • John Gappa (Junior Warden)
  • Susan Heil (Senior Warden)
  • Mary Lou Henneman (Deputy Warden)
  • Marc Landeweer
  • Elwood McCreary
  • David Nelson
  • Jean Olson
  • Ben Osigwe
  • Harriet Sands
  • Luke Walbert
  • Suzanne Wiebusch