The Reverend Shireen Baker, Rector
The Rev. Shireen Baker has a Master’s of Divinity from Virginia Theological Seminary. She was ordained to the Priesthood in January of 2014. Prior to becoming the rector at Church of Our Saviour, Mo. Shireen served for 2 years as Assistant Rector of Saint Clement’s by the Sea in San Clemente California. Before becoming a priest Mo. Shireen attended The American Academy of Dramatic Arts in both New York and Los Angeles, and received her Bachelor’s degree in English Literature from UCLA. Mo. Shireen is passionate about liturgy, pastoral care and outreach. She believes in an inclusive and outward focused church. Mo. Shireen lives in Oak Park with her two cats and four mice. She loves creating things, traveling, and learning something new.
The Reverend Don Judson, Priest Associate
Fr. Don graduated from the Episcopal Divinity School in Boston. He served parishes in New York State and Ohio, and was a campus minister in Ohio for seven years. He then came to Chicago to pursue further study in divinity and social services. In the 1970s he realized his calling was to minister in social services while assisting parishes on weekends. Prior to his retirement he served twelve years for the State of Illinois, working to protect the treatment rights of persons with disabilities. He has been with the Church of Our Saviour since 2003, assisting with Sunday Eucharists and leading Bible Study and Readers Group. He has been married to Jean for almost 40 years, has two sons and one grandson.
Bro. Nathanael Rahm, BSG, Organist and Choir Master
Sheri Bush, Administrator