The Diocese of Fredericton has a number of gifted leaders serving in various voluntary capacities and roles.

Dean & Commissary:  The Very Rev. Geoffrey Hall

Chancellor: David Bell, LLM
Vice-Chancellor: Dr. Kelly VanBuskirk, Q.C.
Diocesan Misconduct Complaints Officer: Ann Whiteway Brown, Q.C. | 506.325.2900
Assistant Misconduct Complaints Officer: Victoria Hachey
Diocesan Privacy Officer:  Ben Bourque

Diocesan Registrar: The Rev. Canon Tom Smith
Diocesan Archivist: Lorna Williams
Diocesan Archives: (at the Provincial Archives) Joanna Aiton Kerr | 506.453.8431

Stewardship Officer: Michael Briggs
Ecumenical Officer: The Rev. Robert LeBlanc | 506.595.0195
E-Offering Administrator: Jean Wilson

Warden of Layreaders:  Vacant
Diocesan PWRDF Representative: Anne Walling
Diocesan Representative - Anglican Fellowship of Prayer: The Rev. Debbie Edmondson


Full list of Synod roles and committee membership




  • Captain Hugh Bateman
  • Captain Cyrus Blanchet
  • Captain Shawn C. Branch
  • Captain Bonnie Hunt
  • Debora Kantor
  • Robert Pitman

Postulants / Candidates for Ordination

  • Sharon Arbeau
  • Robert Cheatley
  • Diane McKay
  • Nicholas Saulnier