The vestry is an elected group of parish members who oversee the church and its operations.
This group of parish members ensure that the church obeys the denomination’s church doctrine.

Lindsey Germany Robbins (2018)

Lindsey has been a lifelong member of St. John’s and was baptized in the church in 1963.  Her grandparents and her parents were active members of St. John’s. Her parents were married in the church in 1951.  She and her husband, Jim, have three children, Jimmy (23), John (15) and George (15) all of whom […]

Janice Straske (2018)

A Tampa native, Janice grew up at Hyde Park Methodist Church, but attended Episcopal schools her whole life, graduating from St. Mary’s Episcopal Day School and Berkeley Preparatory School. While a student at Washington & Lee University in Virginia, she attended RE Lee Episcopal Church partly because it felt at home and partly because it […]

India Witte (2019)

India and her husband David have attended St. John’s since moving to Tampa in 1998, and became members of St. John’s Parish upon their confirmation by Bishop Lipscomb in 2002. They have found their Episcopal walk a perfect blend and compromise between India’s Protestant upbringing and David’s Catholic faith, and are pleased to have established […]

Bob Yelverton (2020)

Dr. Robert W. Yelverton and his wife Carolyn have been communicants of the Episcopal faith since 1963 and members of St. John’s Church since 1971. Their three children, Ann Kelly, Mary Rush and Bo have all attended St. John’s Episcopal Parish Day School. He has served on the School Advisory Committee and currently serves as […]