St. Peter's Staff
St. Peter's Episcopal Church
801 Atlantic Avenue
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
FAX (904) 277-1617
Office Hours: September - May
Monday - Thursday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Friday - 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Office Hours: June - August
Monday - Thursday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday - 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Glendon Frank, Director of Music
Phone (904) 261-4293, Ext. 106
Glendon Frank brings over 30 years experience as a Church Musician to his position as Director of Music and Organist at St. Peter’s. He has held similar positions for churches in California, Texas, Ohio and Virginia, including five years as Ceremonial Organist for Arlington National Cemetery. Glen is a graduate of Wittenberg University School of Music in Springfield, Ohio, and Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, with additional studies Berliner Kirchenmusikschule, Berlin, Germany.
Patty Lanier, Parish Administrator
Email: Phone (904) 261-4293, Ext. 100
Patty joined the staff of St. Peter's in September of 2010. She has worked at several different churches in the diocese including St. Elizabeth's, St. George's and most recently at St. John's Cathedral as Director of Communication. Patty maintains the church calendar, schedules servers, and produces all service bulletins and the weekly e-news. She is also responsible for the administration of the office.
Director of Christian Formation
Phone (904) 261-4293, Ext. 104
Rachel joined the team at St. Peter’s in June of 2020. She is a native Floridian who received her BA in Religion/Philosophy with a minor in Youth Ministry from Flagler College and later a Master's degree (Divinity) from Princeton Theological Seminary in 2019. She has served many churches in the Methodist and Presbyterian traditions working with people of all ages in ministries ranging from children’s and youth ministry to justice and outreach ministry, including one summer on a 501(c)(3) food truck! Rachel now focuses on the education of children and adults at St. Peter’s, most recently in the form of a garden.
Lee Watanabe, Financial Secretary
Email: Phone (904) 261-4293, Ext. 102
Lee has been a staff member of St. Peter's since July of 2001. She is responsible for maintaining the financial records of St. Peter's. Lee works closely with the treasurer and assists the parish administrator. Lee also is our technical go-to person.
Director of Youth Ministry
Phone (904) 261-4293, Ext. 105
Jacob joined the St. Peter’s staff in June 2020. He grew up in Florida and after serving on active duty in the Coast Guard, returned to school where he received a BA in Religious studies from The College of New Jersey and an MA from Princeton Theological Seminary in 2020. Jacob has worked with youth and children in camp ministry and various churches in the Methodist and Presbyterian denominations. From youth groups to confirmation classes, trips, and more, Jacob works to include all students in the life and leadership of the church.