The Very Reverend Alexandra Meek
Alex is the rector of All Saints’ Cathedral and Dean of the Diocese of Edmonton. Prior to her appointment at the cathedral Alex worked in various parishes within the Diocese of Edmonton. Alex holds an Mdiv from Wycliffe College, U of T and an M.A. from McMaster Divinity College. She was ordained in 2009.
You can reach Alex at 780-428-6323 and email@example.com
The Reverend Ruth Sesink Bott
Reverend Ruth is the Vicar at All Saints. Throughout her time in the diocese she has worked as an assistant chaplain at the University of Alberta, Coordinator at PrayerWorks (a community meal program at St. Faith’s) and as a curate and rector at St. Mary’s in the Highlands neighbourhood. She is particularly passionate about nurturing faith communities to be truly inclusive and healthy – where each person’s beauty and brokenness is seen, cherished and held.
Please contact Ruth at (780)428-6323 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The Reverend John Gee
John Gee grew up in the Diocese of Edmonton, first at St. Mary’s and then at All Saints’ Cathedral, and attended St. John’s School of Alberta. After studying business and law he worked as an administrator for non-profit agencies in Edmonton. Within the past five years he completed his Master of Theological Studies in Urban and International Development at Wycliffe College, Toronto, did a practicum in the Diocese of Buyé, Burundi, and was ordained a vocational deacon. He was community development facilitator for the diocese from 2014 to 2016 and since then has been the diocesan treasurer.
The Reverend Canon Gwen Bright
Canon Gwen has been an Honorary Assistant in the Cathedral since her retirement. Ordained in 1988, Gwen holds an M.Div. from the Vancouver School of Theology, a BPE (Phys. Ed.) from the U of A, and a B.A. from the U of M. She is also a spiritual director and a pastoral counsellor. She was appointed a canon of All Saints’ Cathedral in recognition of her diocesan service in Interim Parish Ministry, the Diocesan Hospital Chaplaincy, and the Education for Ministry program. Prior to her retirement, Gwen was rector of St. Patrick’s, Edmonton.
Director of Music, Jeremy Spurgeon
Jeremy Spurgeon has been the Director of Music at All Saints’ Cathedral since 1980. He came to the Cathedral from London, England, via the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester, and the Geneva Conservatoire where he gained the Premier Prix de la Classe de Virtuosité. He has appeared in concert with many Canadian and international ensembles, singers, and instrumentalists. Read more about Jeremy’s work and career. Read more about the All Saints’ Cathedral choir.