Synod Office Staff

General email addresses: Bishop's Office | Synod/Diocese Office | Finance Team

(Not sure who to contact? See our contact FAQ at the bottom of this page.)

Questions & Answers

Here are some answers to common questions.

To schedule Archbishop David for worship, special events, requests for endorsement, commendations or birthday greetings please contact the Bishop's Secretary, Cheryl Jacobs.

Once Archbishop David has been scheduled to visit your parish, please complete this form to provide his office with worship and other details. 

Parish contact information can be found by following our Find a Church link. For further questions, please contact Cheryl Jacobs.

Please see our Parish Officers page. If you need further help, please contact the appropriate Synod staffperson

For historical parish records, e.g., marriage, death, baptism or confirmation, please contact the NB Provincial Archives

If you simply need proof of birth, marriage or death, you should contact NB Vital Statistics.


For questions related to hall rentals or third-party insurance, please contact the Synod Treasurer's office.

For inquiries related to a parish purchasing, selling or leasing parish property, please contact the Property Committee.

If you are looking to purchase parish property, please contact the parish directly or the Rev. David Peer, Executive Officer.

All questions on insurance should be directed to Phil Shepherdson, Comptroller.

This program is designed for parishes and parishioners in the Diocese of Fredericton.  It enables parishioners to make their parish offerings through a direct debit to their bank account.

All information related to e-offering can be found on the websiteFurther information can be obtained through Susan Dickie at the Synod Office.

To donate, you can do so through CanadaHelps or by contacting Justin McCoy, Bookkeeper. Please also contact Justin to request a receipt. 

Q. Who do I contact about submitting an expense claim?
A. Please contact Justin McCoy, Bookkeeper.

Q. Information on Shared Ministry Assessments
A. All questions related to Shared ministry assessments should be directed to the Synod Treasurer.

Q. Parish DCIF Investments
A. All inquiries related to parish DCIF Investments please contact the Synod Treasurer. 

Q. Information on Clergy Loans.
A. All questions on clergy loans should be directed to the Synod Treasurer.

(Please note that the Synod Treasurer position is vacant pending a new appointment.)


Information on current grants/scholarships can be found on our website or by contacting Cheryl Jacobs

All payroll and benefits questions can be directed to Ben Bourque, Personnel Officer.


If you are discerning a vocation, please contact Shawn Branch.

For more information, see our Ministries | Vocations page.

All media requests should be directed to Gisele McKnight, Communication Officer.