Advent Staff and Leadership

Rev. Stacy Salles-Priest in Charge

Priest in Charge-The Rev. Stacy Salles “Don’t call her Mother Salles. She’ll tell you she’s your priest, not your mom”


734-649-7726 (for pastoral emergencies. If no answer leave a message)


The Rev. Charles Graves IV  “A great addition to our team at Advent.”



To Contact any of our other staff please call the church at 513-961-2100 or email us at We will make sure your message gets passed along!

Cathy Maret, AdministratorAdministrator-Cathy Maret “the pleasant voice at the other end of your phone call to us”




JoAnn McIntoshJoAnn McIntosh, Director of Open Door – “She’s got a great heart and a lot of vision.”



Corinthian- one of our reliable staff at Open Door “It’s about the people.”

 Eva Taylor, Food Coordinator“She loves the people who come through Open Door.”





Jon Perry, Payee Account ManagerJon Perry, Payee Account Manager“Low key and all around great guy.”



Junae Roberts, kitchen manager Junae Roberts, Certified Kitchen Manager of Open Door – “Highly reliable





Music Director Christian LongberryMusic Director-Christian Longberry “Gifted and willing to try new things” 

Click here to hear a sample of our choir (rehearsal)



 Organist-Brad Dale “Just try to keep up with his creativity” Click here  to hear his improvisations on Easter hymns. It’s phenomenal. He is available for weddings and lessons. Contact Church of the Advent if you are interested in having him play for your wedding or want organ lessons.




IMG_3302Fred Kimbrough“The most awesome sexton ever” (Sexton is the English equivalent of Custodian)




 Vestry Board of 2018

  • Tom Cunningham – Senior Warden
  • Ken Wright-Junior Warden
  • Michael Handley
  • Paul Keller – Secretary
  • Paul Leffler – Treasurer
  • Ron Phillips
  • Marx Billings