The Rev. Jane Sigloh
The Rev’d. Jane Sigloh has answered a call to serve as Emmanuel’s Interim Rector. Jane received an undergraduate degree from Sweet Briar College, a Masters in English and Creative Writing from Hollins University, and a Masters in Divinity from Yale Divinity School. She served as a parish priest until 1998 when she retired as rector of Emmanuel Church, Staunton, Virginia. She was subsequently called to be a chaplain to the House of Bishops and a teacher in the Preaching Excellence Program. Her first book Like Trees Walking – in the Second Half of Life, was published in 2007 and her latest, Gracious Uncertainty - Faith in the Second Half of Life, was released in October 2017. Jane and her husband Denny have six children and ten grandchildren.
The Rev. Mignon Sarah Brockenbrough
The Rev.’d Brockenbrough has been serving Emmanuel Greenwood since October 2015. Sarah was ordained to the diaconate in May 2014 and to the priesthood in December of that year. At Emmanuel, Sarah shares in all aspects of parish ministry, with particular emphasis on ministry to visitors and newcomers, Christian formation, and outreach ministry. A native of Savannah, Georgia, Sarah was Youth Director at Christ Church Episcopal, Savannah, before attending Virginia Theological Seminary. Sarah double-majored in English and Secondary Education at Vanderbilt University; she earned a masters degree in Historic Preservation at the University of Georgia. Before accepting a call to Emmanuel Greenwood, Sarah served as the Associate Rector for Family Ministries at Bruton Parish Episcopal Church, in Williamsburg, Virginia. Sarah is married to Will Brockenbrough. They live in Nelson County.
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Frieda Loose-Wagner joined Emmanuel in October of 2017. She was born and raised in Albemarle County and grew up in the Episcopal faith attending St. John The Baptist in Ivy where she served on the Vestry as Senior Warden and Registrar under The Reverend Robert M. Olton, and The Reverend David Wayland. Frieda also attended and was married at Grace Episcopal, Cismont. Frieda worked for her family business for 32 years until her retirement in March of 2017. Frieda is married to her husband Michael and they have two sons, she resides in Keswick, VA
Director of Music