Deacon, The Reverend Heather MacEachern

Reverend Heather MacEachern was baptized, confirmed and married at the Cathedral Church. In 1998, she was raised up as a deacon by the cathedral community. Heather has served on many committees and has been a lay reader and Sunday School superintendent. She holds a certificate in Theology and Ministry from the Atlantic School of Theology and is the past president of the Anglican Association of Deacons in Canada.

Deacon, The Reverend Ray Carter, TSSF

Reverend Ray Carter is a lifelong member of the Cathedral Congregation. He was baptized, confirmed and married at the Cathedral Church. Ray has been a server, a lay reader and a Sunday school teacher. He has served as a member of Council several times and spent five years as the Dean’s Warden. In 2001 he was awarded a Diploma in Theology and Ministry from the Atlantic School of Theology and was Ordained Deacon in 2007. In 2006 Ray made vows of Life Profession as a Tertiary in the Third Order Society of Saint Francis. 

Deacon, The Reverend Maggie Whittingham-Lamont

Reverend Maggie Whittingham-Lamont was ordained to the diaconate in 2015 and holds a certificate in theology from AST. She is the Regional Director of the Mission to Seafarers (MTS) Canada and the Chaplain at the Mission to Seafarers in Halifax. She is on the executive of The Mission to Seafarers Canada and is a member and past two-term president of the North American Maritime Ministry Association. She is secretary of the Parish Council of St. James’, Herring Cove. Maggie undertook a work exchange to Sri Lanka in 2008 and travelled to Hong Kong in 2009 where she contributed to a paper on “Excellence in Seafarer Centre Management”.