Staff, Vestry, and Committees

Office Hours
8:30 a.m. – 12:00 Noon
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays
except for holidays.

Phone: 302 764-2027
Email: Click here to use the Contact Us page of this website.


Covenant Rector: the Rev. Ketlen Solak.

Asst. to the Covenant Rector: the Rev. Chris Moore

Asst. to the Covenant Rector: the Rev. Ed Pease

Children and Family Minister:  Maryann D. Younger

Organist/Director of Music: Darlene Hobbs

Office Administrator: Mary Morgan

Sexton: Jeffrey Brown


The vestry meets on the third Sunday of each month around noon, following the worship and the coffee hour. This regular vestry meeting is open to all Calvary members.

Senior Warden: Heather Brown

Junior Warden: Tom Flanagan

Altar Guild:  Laura Selwood

Marketing & Publicity:  Frank Cerniglia

Outreach Liaison: Jamie Drummond

Vestry Recording Secretary:  Elaine Raign

Other Ministry Leaders

Altar Flowers: Dawn Ridgell

Assistant Treasurer: Mary Morgan

Bell Choir Director: Ginney Hunter

Building and Grounds: Doug Ridgell

Liaison to The Learning Center at Calvary:  Tom Flanagan

Pastoral Care: Barbara Bradley

Treasurer/Finance: Dick Hess

Brandywine Collaborative Ministries Council Representatives:
Heather Brown, Laura Selwood,  Frank Cerniglia, and Jamie Drummond

Committees of the Vestry

Worship: Coordinates all activities that center around Worship services. Sunday Worship, Ash Wednesday, Maundy Thursday (service portion), Good Friday, St. Francis Blessing of the Animals, Picnic (service portion), Usher training and scheduling, EA scheduling. Liaison to the Organist and Choir Directors.

Christian Formation/Education: Coordinates all classes and meetings which build our knowledge foundation. Organize Sunday School programs, Adult Education, Prayer Meetings, Bible Studies, Acolytes, Confirmation Preparation.

Parish Life: Coordinates inward looking activities that serve the needs of the Calvary membership including Lay Visitation and Lay Eucharistic Visitation.

Hospitality: Coffee hour, Advent dinner, Parish picnic (food), Maundy Thursday (food), oversight for all other food-serving activities.

Publicity: Newsletter, Website updating, Bulletin – non service related items. Liaison to the Office Manager.

Finance and Stewardship: Organize Stewardship campaign, work with Parish Life to improve membership and Buildings & Grounds to improve cost of operation. Scheduling of Counters. Liaison to the Treasurer.

Outreach: Coordinates activities that reach out to serve the Community. Organize clothing collection for the Claymont Community Center, Food Pantry, UTO, Shoe Ministry, Episcopal Relief and Development Fund, Teas, Bazaar, etc. Liaison to The Learning Center.

Buildings & Grounds: Maintain the physical building, maintain contracts with snow removal and grass cutting, etc. Coordinate building and room preparation and cleaning for all activities and meetings. Liaison to the sexton.