Each year, All Saints along with every parish in the Episcopal Church holds a parish meeting. During this meeting, the budget is approved, vestry elected, and we hear special presentations from various parish leaders.
Slate of Vestry Elections
Senior Warden- Two Year Term: January 23, 20-22- January 21, 2024
Judy Batashoff: Judy is a Clinical Dietician for a nursing home in Manhattan and a life- long Episcopalian. She has been an active member of All Saints for several years and, as Senior Warden, has seen us through the difficult pandemic years. She has been our Lay Delegate to Diocesan Convention in 2020 and 2021.Judy is the mother of our two most active acolytes, Christopher and Daniel. This will be Judy’s second term as Senior Warden.
Junior Warden- To Complete An Unexpired Term January 23, 2022- January 22, 2023
Karen Friedl: Karen has been an active member of All Saints since 2005. Prior to joining All Saints she was a vestry member and a Warden at St. Paul’s, Whitestone for many years. Karen is a past Treasurer, vestry member and a devoted member of the choir and altar guild and works tirelessly behind the scenes in the Thrift Shop. Karen will complete the term of the retiring Jr. Warden, Kem Rutledge.
Vestry Member- Three Year Term: January 23, 2022- January 19, 2025
Robert Earle: Robert Earle was born in Jamaica, West Indies, but grew up in Wilmington, Delaware. He has been a finance professional for over twenty years. Robert, his wife, Sharon and their daughter Dominique, have been active members of the parish for many years. In his recent tenure as Treasurer, Robert has successfully guided the church through the rough years of the pandemic. He was instrumental in getting All Saints online and brings both vision and skill to the vestry.
Marc Palmieri: Although he was drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays, Marc’s career path has been more on stage, on the written page, and in the halls of academia than on the baseball diamond. He is a professor at Mercy College, a talented actor, and author. Marc, his wife Kristen, and their daughters Anna and Nora have been active members of All Saints since 2015. Marc immortalized our Zoom Passion Narrative in 2020 with his highly successful play, Waiting For The Host. This will be Marc’s second term on the vestry.
Brianne Leslie Dougherty: Brianne has been an active member of All Saints since 2008. She is an “8 O’Clocker” (when possible!) and attends as many parish events as her busy work schedule allows. She is a lector and has served as a chalice bearer. Professionally, Brianne is a massage therapist. She is also an emergency response chaplain with NYC Disaster Chaplaincy Service and has been recruited by the Red Cross. Brianne brings a deep faith, a practical outlook, and vision for growth to the vestry. This will be Brianne’s second vestry term.