Local deaneries are grouped into archdeaconries, each of which falls under the oversight of a bishop and either an archdeacon or a canon administrator, supported by regional deans.
The West archdeaconry includes the following deaneries and regional deans:
Archdeacon Steven Mackison
Archdeacon Steven Mackison is responsible for the West archdeaconry. He is the incumbent of the Church of the Redeemer, Bloor St. He has served as a liturgical officer both in this Diocese and his former Diocese of Montreal and was chair of the Social Justice and Advocacy Board here in Toronto, as well as Honorary Clerical Secretary of Synod.
Archdeacon Cheryl Palmer
Archdeacon Cheryl Palmer is responsible for the South archdeaconry. She is the incumbent of Christ Church, Deer Park. Her varied ministry roles have included hospital chaplaincy and cemetery management, and she has served the Diocese on Risk & Governance and was a long-serving member of the Postulancy Committee.
The Central archdeaconry includes the following deaneries and regional deans:
- Eglinton: the Rev. Pamela Rayment, 416-483-6664, email@example.com
- Scarborough: the Rev. Canon Greg Carpenter, 416-755-5872, firstname.lastname@example.org
- York Central: the Rev. Mark Stacey, 905-851-0718, email@example.com
- York Mills: the Rev. Nicholas Morkel, 416-444-8881, firstname.lastname@example.org
Archdeacon Theadore Hunt
Archdeacon Theadore Hunt is responsible for the Central archdeaconry. He is the incumbent of St. Stephen, Downsview. Ordained in the Diocese of the Bahamas, he is a member of Synod Council, a Fresh Start facilitator and a member of the Bishop’s Committee on Healing Ministries.
The North archdeaconry, includes the following deaneries and regional deans:
Canon Laura Walton
Canon Laura Walton is responsible for the North archdeaconry. She is a parishioner at Holy Trinity, Clearview and Prolocutor for the Ecclesiastical Province of Ontario. With a career in business administration and certification in mediation, bereavement and addictions counselling, she has served as Honorary Lay Secretary of Synod, member (and planner) of General Synod, and is on our Diocesan Response Team.
The East archdeaconry includes the following deaneries and regional deans:
Archdeacon John Anderson
Archdeacon John Anderson is responsible for the East archdeaconry. He is the incumbent of St. James, Orillia and the diocese’s Canon Pastor. A former lawyer, he has served as a regional dean and on the Governance Working Group and the Constitution and Canons Committee.