Leadership of St. John's


The Rev. Matthew Frey-Priest

Rev. Matthew Frey joined St. John’s on April 7, 2019. He comes to us from the Church of the Redeemer (Eagle Pass, Texas) where he has been for the past 3.5 years. Ordained in December, 2002, Rev. Frey holds a Masters of Divinity from Trinity Episcopal School for Ministry (Ambridge, PA), a Master of Arts in Elementary School Counseling and a Bachelor of Arts both from the University of Northern Colorado. He has held pastoral leadership positions (rector, assistant rector, school chaplain, and director of discipleship) in parishes in Pennsylvania and Texas prior to his position in Granby.

Personal and professional interests and qualifications include, but are not limited to, certification as a “Daring Way” facilitator, a presenter for a Faith Based Response to Mental Illness (NAMI), membership in the United Way’s child abuse coalition, school counseling, and education. He is fluent in both English and Spanish.

Rev. Frey is married to Katherine, and the father of 2 grown sons.

Rev. Kaye Piper - Deacon 

Lay Leadership

St. John's lay leadership is known as our Vestry.  The Vestry members are elected annually, with the exception of the Sr. Warden who is appointed by the Rector.  The lay leaders are as follows:

Betsy Petit - Senior Warden

Matt Hansen - Junior Warden

Gary Piper - Treasurer

Pam Hanson

Teri Jurgens

Jane Barnard

Ann Gerleman

Lorie Wheeler

Elaine Skoch