The Rev. Sally Goodall was born in Bristol, England, and grew up in the Church of England. She has lived in Chicago, Houston, Jamaica and The Netherlands. She has two adult children and one granddaughter.
Since moving to Ohio, Rev. Sally earned a Master’s degree in Speech Pathology and worked in acute care hospitals, rehab, and outpatient settings and home health. She also set up and managed speech therapy and occupational therapy programs in schools across Ohio for children with special needs.
Rev. Sally began formation as an Oblate with a Episcopal Carmelite Community in Maryland in 2005, making first vows in 2009 and life Vows in 2013.
In the Diocese of Ohio, Rev. Sally served as Vice-Chair and Chair of Summit Mission Area Council and on the Commission on Ministry.
She was ordained to the priesthood in 2019 and since then served St. John’s in Cuyahoga Falls as Interim during their transition period.
When the Rector of St. Peter’s retired, she was called to serve as Interim Rector and is excited to have the opportunity to get to know this wonderful congregation and be part of their spiritual journey during the transition process.
St. Peter’s welcomes Rev. Sally as the Interim Rector. We have embarked on a search for a new rector, and have hired a consultant to assist with this process. We are excited and look forward to the search as we move ahead.