Meet Our Team

Bishop Stephen Strawn
Bishop Stephen Strawn

Bishop Stephen Strawn is the Dean at St. John's Cathedral and the Diocesan Bishop for the Diocese of the Missouri Valley. Bishop Strawn is from Dallas, Texas, and is a graduate of the Anglican School of Theology. He is married to Annette Strawn, and together they have four children and six grandchildren.

 

Rev. Canon Patrick Fodor
Rev. Canon Patrick Fodor

Rev Dr. Patrick Fodor is a native of Buffalo, New York. He is married to Crista Fodor, and together they have three children. He serves as Dean of the Midwest Deanery for the Diocese of the Missouri Valley and as Canon to the Ordinary. Dr. Fodor earned a B. A. degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo, an M. Div. from Brock University: Concordia Lutheran Theological Seminary in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada, an M.A. from the University of Balamand’s St. John of Damascus School of Theology (Tripoli, Lebanon), and studied at Logos House of Theological Studies in Cape Elizabeth, Maine. He teaches as a full-time tenured professor at John Wood Community College. 

Deacon Charles Akright
Deacon Charles Akright

Deacon Charles Akright has been an educator through Quincy Public Schools for 35 years. He served in the armed forces for 23 years, three of which he spent in Germany. He has served at St. John's Cathedral for ten years. Deacon Charles is married to Sharon Akright. Together they have three daughters and six grandchildren.

Mr. Gary Blickhan
Mr. Gary Blickhan

Mr. Gary Blickhan is St. John's residing organist. Blickhan is a graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where he studied accounting. Blickhan is a CPA at Gray Hunter Stenn in Quincy. He enjoys playing chess and international travel.