Staff & Vestry

Rev. William Baker Rector

The Rev. William (Bill) M. Baker is the 16th rector of Christ Episcopal Church AKA Christ Church San Marcos. He began his ministry in Tarrytown on October 31, 2021.

Bill loves living in and serving with the people of Christ Church San Marcos in Tarrytown. Bill was born in Virginia and raised in Nebraska, near the Wyoming border and 2 hours from the Colorado Rockies. He moved to New York City shortly after he graduated from high school and has lived in New York since then, except for the three years of seminary, when he moved back to Virginia.

Bill has two grown children; Meagan, who is married to Nicole and Justin, who lives with him in the rectory. He loves being a priest, but has always said that being a father was his first vocation. Bill also lives with his two frisky dogs; Sky and Laddie.

Bill says he is a mix of every place he has lived, and all the people he has known and loved. He enjoys nature and hiking in the mountains and he started to learn Spanish because his first partner was born and raised in Mexico. He is huge sports fan and he cheers for the Nebraska Cornhuskers, Denver Broncos, New York Knicks, and his beloved Yankees. He also enjoys good food and traveling.

Bill possess a heart for social justice and believes his primary ministry is one of love. He welcomes you to Christ Church San Marcos and wants you to know that you have a home here.

You can reach Bill at wbaker@christchurchtny.org

Dr. Jiyoung Jeoung Music Director

Dr. Jiyoung Jeoung has concertized throughout the US, China, Vietnam, Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, and Korea.

A church musician, Dr. Jeoung has served as music director, organist, and pianist for more than 30 years. Also, she taught piano and organ for more than 20 years at various universities, including: Jilin University of Zhuhai (China), Huntington University (Indiana) Grace College (Indiana) and Ball State University (Indiana). Dr. Jeoung holds a doctorate degree in piano/organ performance from Ball State University and master’s degree from Ewha Woman’s university in Seoul, Korea. She enjoys having lots of tea.

You can reach Jiyoung at dr.jeoung@christchurchtny.org

Mr. Mario Salinas Lay Missioner

You can reach Mario at mariosal1258@gmail.com

The Rev. Mary Grambsch – Parish Administrator

You can reach Mary at office@christchurchtny.org

Vestry of Christ Church San Marcos: with vestry liaison assignment

Anthony Wynne, Parish Life

David Eddy, Outreach

Janice Munson, Christian Formation and Warden

Jan Atkinson, Communications

Kathy Hamilton, Property

Lora Anderson, Worship

Lucy Beltran, San Marcos Liason

Pat Roth, Property

Yvonne Davies, Stewardship and Warden