CLERGY AND STAFF
The Rev. Carrie Guerra
The Rev. Carrie Guerra is the Rector of St. Francis Episcopal Church. She began serving at St. Francis on June 22, 2020. Before coming to St. Francis, Carrie served as the Curate then Associate Rector at Trinity Episcopal Church in Victoria, Texas from 2017-2020 and as the Lay Associate for Youth and Family Ministries at St. John’s Episcopal Church in McAllen, Texas from 2003-2017. Carrie graduated from Fuller Theological Seminary with a Master of Arts in Theology and Ministry. Prior to working for the church, Carrie worked as a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor at a nonprofit center offering individual and group counseling.
Carrie lives in San Antonio with her husband, Jody and they have two adult daughters who also live in San Antonio with their families. If you have not had the opportunity to meet our new Rector, please call the church office or send her an email to arrange a visit.
De’Anna is a San Antonio native, however, grew up in a military family and has been stationed at several duty stations across the U.S. Through the years she has served children and teens by coaching for multiple non-profit organizations and currently is a volunteer color guard instructor for a local San Antonio high school. She has over 5 years’ experience as an office administrator for a local managed service provider company. De’Anna is married to Mark Jenner and they have 4 children.
Joe Alexander, Jr.
Joe joined our staff in February of 2016. Joe has a background in hotel maintenance management, engineering, HVAC, welding, and electronics. Joe holds an electrical Journeyman's license. His dedication to managing our grounds and physical buildings is unmatched! On weekends Joe spends his time with his horses on his ranch near Johnson City.
Barbara Alvarado, Organist
Food Pantry Manager
Nate manages all aspects of our weekly food pantry from purchasing food from the SA Food Bank, managing a team of volunteers, and overseeing operations. Nate is a native of Liberia and and is retired from the Juvenile Detention Center as a officer of the Center where he worked for over 35 years. Nate is married to Sandra.
Jerome Cortez, Custodian
Jerome joined our staff in October of 2019. He is 47 yrs old and his hobbies include music, chess and art. He has been married to his wife Christina for 20 yrs and they have 3 children. He is a lover of dogs and is the Worship Arts Coordinator for his home church.