Saint Peter’s enjoys the ministry of two priests on staff, and one retired associate, who share Sunday leadership and pastoral care of the congregation.
The Rev. G. Keith Owen, II, Rector
Keith has served as the Rector of Saint Peter’s since August, 2004. He was born, raised, and educated in Virginia. He is a graduate of the University of Virginia (1982) and the General Theological Seminary in New York City (1988). After ordination in 1988, he served for six years at St. Stephen’s Church, Newport News, Virginia, followed by ten years with Saint Paul’s Church in Albany, New York. He lives a few blocks from Saint Peter’s with his wife Monica, and their children Alison, Joshua, and Rachel. Keith has taken Arabic and Islamic studies at Cleveland State University, to assist with a lifelong interest in the issues and history of the Middle East
The Rev. Kelly Aughenbaugh, Curate
Kelly recently graduated from Church Divinity School of the Pacific in Berkeley, CA and was ordained on May 28th, 2016. She grew up in Wooster, OH where she also attended the College of Wooster and majored in Geology. As curate with St. Peter’s, she will help with leadership during liturgies and share in pastorally caring for the people, focusing on the young adults and supporting the child, family and youth minister. She loves basketball, outdoors, reading a good book and spending time with family and friends. She likes working together with people and encouraging others. Kelly is excited to serve God in the Cleveland area!