Staff & Vestry


The Rev. Emily Rowell Brown

emily-headshotEmily, a native of Tuscaloosa, Alabama and a life-long Episcopalian, graduated with honors from the University of Virginia and Vanderbilt Divinity School and most recently attended Virginia Theological Seminary. Emily has previously served at St. John’s, Georgetown in the Diocese of Washington. There, she was Director of Children’s Ministries and Assistant to the Rector for Christian Formation until her ordination to the transitional diaconate in May of 2015, when she was named Assistant Rector. She has also served as the Episcopal Campus Minister at Georgetown University and Young Adult Ministries Developer in the Diocese of Washington.   Before coming to St. John the Baptist, Emily served as Associate Rector at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Goochland, Virginia.  Emily lives with her husband Dan, an Air Force captain, their four-year-old daughter, and their rambunctious and slightly spoiled black lab mix.


Carlton Dickerson



Vestry Members

Senior Warden:  Bettie Hutcherson

Junior Warden:  Jeff Sprouse

Kevin Hensley

June Tate

Ed Strange