Pursuant to the Canons of The Episcopal Church, the Diocesan Commission on Ministry is nominated by the Bishop and confirmed by vote of the annual Convention of the diocese for three year terms. The purpose of the Commission is to advise and assist the Bishop: (a) In the implementation of Title III of the Canons of The Episcopal Church. (b) In the determination of present and future opportunities and needs for the ministry of all baptized persons. (c) In the design and oversight of the ongoing process for recruitment, discernment, formation for ministry, and assessment of readiness therefor.
The Rev. Dow Sanderson, Chair, Church of the Good Shepherd, Summerville Mary Ann Foy, The Episcopal Church on Edisto Monica Hammonds, Church of the Holy Communion, Charleston Chris Hayes, Grace, Charleston The Rev. Wil Keith, Holy Cross Faith Memorial, Pawleys Island Jane Hart Lewis, St. Catherine's, Florence The Rev. Courtney Davis Shoemaker, St. Stephen's, Charleston The Rev. Rick Lindsey, All Saints, Hilton Head Island The Ven. Calhoun Walpole, Grace, Charleston Amy Webb, Holy Cross Faith Memorial, Pawleys Island