Our Team

The Rev. Tim Taylor
Interim Priest-in-Charge

Tim+ completed his Divinity studies at Trinity College in 1985. After 30 years of lay ministry, Tim+ felt called to the priesthood and was ordained in 2015. He comes to St. Anne’s after being Associate Priest at St. John’s York Mills for the past five years

Male (he/him), cisgendered and heterosexual, Tim+ has been married to Trish for 41 years. They have three sons and four grandchildren.

Tim+ brings a lifetime of experience of applying Christian faith to the realities of everyday life. He worked for 35 years in the oil industry in a variety of roles, from engineering to sales to marketing. Working for a large oil company, Tim+ and his family have lived across Canada from Vancouver to Saskatoon, to Halifax and finally back to Toronto in 2004.

A cradle Anglican, Tim+ brings a joy in the rich tradition of Anglican liturgy to his ministry along with a love for scriptural study.

Tim’s preaching is firmly rooted in the Anglican practice of being informed by scripture, tradition and reason.

Mervin Fick

Director of Music

Mervin is the founding director of the Toronto Beach Chorale, the Artistic Director of the MCS Chorus of Mississauga, and conductor of the PCS Singers of Brampton and the National Award-winning Esprit Chamber Choir. Mervin is a strong proponent of arts education, Mervin presents an innovative and successful interactive arts education program for elementary school students in the Peel School Board. Integrating Canadian visual art, poetry, and music, the program showcases a song cycle inspired by Group of Seven paintings and poetry written by young people.

A graduate of the University of Toronto Faculty of Music (MUS BAC), he has diplomas in vocal performance and vocal pedagogy from the Royal Conservatory of Music, as well as a Colleague diploma and a Certificate in Service Playing from the Royal Canadian College of Organists.

Mervin is a wonderful vocal coach who inspires joyful singing.

Mary Lou Harrison

Director of Partnerships & Administration

As the Parish Administrator, I lead the administration and communications for St. Anne’s. I enjoy the amazing energy and creativity of the people in our St. Anne’s community. I appreciate the deep respect here for the continuity of past, present and future. You will hear my voice if you call the church, and I look forward to greeting you when you visit.

____________________________________________________

Mary Lou is a communications specialist, with extensive experience with local newspapers and volunteer organizations as an editor and writer. Her academic background is in Canadian history, and German Language and Literature. She is passionate about social justice issues. She is a member of the Diocesan HIV/AIDS Network, and has a special interest in environmental stewardship. Mary Lou is an active member of Rotary International and Girl Guides of Canada. A self-proclaimed "people person", she also loves gardening, reading, and swimming.

Thomas Meikle

Videographer

Thomas is the videographer for St. Anne's Anglican Church. He has a college diploma from Humber College in Broadcast Television/Videography.

____________________________________________________

Thomas likes to go for walks around different parts of the city, likes photographing birds, and likes to explore different coffee shops in the city.

Our Churchwardens

From Left to Right: David Roeder, Marc Potvin, and Peter Gorman