Our council provides vision and direction in the areas of Worship, Learning & Faith Formation, Witness, Evangelism & Communications, Congregation Life, & Support.
PRESIDENT, BILL BAVER
Bill and his family joined Saint Luke in 1996. He has been involved in the Christian Education program at Saint Luke since his boys started attending Sunday School with the 2 year-old program. He has been a teacher in the education program since 1994. Bill has been involved in the Confirmation ministry since 2003 and has been a lead teacher in the program since 2007. Bill works in the computer industry and has been involved in local coaching positions throughout the Radnor-Wayne sports programs since 1995. Bill has a love of education and in helping everyone at Saint Luke expand in the leanings of our Lord Jesus Christ.
TREASURER, DAVID WEBB
Raised in Berwyn, confirmed at Saint Luke in late 1970’s, David moved from the Main Line after graduating from Conestoga in 1981. He graduated from St. Lawrence University in 1985 and George Washington Law School in1991. After living in Connecticut, Virginia and New Hampshire, he returned to the area in 1993. He lives in St. Davids with his wife, Annie and their 3 children, Jamie, Tommy and Meredith, who attend Radnor Township Schools. For the last 22 years, he’s worked as a Financial Advisor for Janney Montgomery Scott in Radnor. David enjoys golf, paddle tennis, travel and being with family.
SECRETARY, ANNE BARNETT
Anne has been a member of Saint Luke since 1975, when she moved here as a teen with her family. Her parents, Don and Roberta Barnett, and one of her sisters, Dona Redmond, are also active and long-time members. Anne is the proud mom of two young adults, Jackson and Jenn Smith who are in the slow process of leaving the nest. Anne has taught Pre-K Sunday School for more years than she cares to admit. Professionally, Anne has spent her career in the Insurance industry, and works at Philadelphia Insurance Companies in the Claims Management team, supporting its Professional/D&O division. In her spare time, Anne enjoys running , reading, meals with friends and family, and serving as President of her community Homeowners association.
COUNCILOR FOR CONGREGATIONAL LIFE, LYNNE YORK
Lynne and her husband David first came to Saint Luke in November of 2010, they became members in March of 2011, and were married here at Saint Luke in April of 2012. Lynne has one son, Jason. She has served on Altar Guild and is an assistant treasurer for disbursements. The York’s are part of the coffee hour team and were called to form a small dinner group that became known as the Bread Crumbs. Lynne is a graduate of the Diakonia program. The word "diakonia" is Greek and its theological meaning is “care and service”. Lynne has worked for Main Line Health since 1988 in various positions and is now a financial counselor at their Radnor campus. She enjoys gardening, cooking and reading.
COUNCILOR FOR WORSHIP & MUSIC, JODI DONOHUE
Jodi has been a member of Saint Luke since around 1994 with her husband, David and children, Mark and Anna. At Saint Luke Jodi has served in a variety of roles including: Councilor for Congregational Life, Confirmation teacher, Youth Councilor as well as serving on hospitality, youth, children’s church, nursery, communication and ushering teams over the years. Jodi works as a Product Manager for Wedgewood Pharmacy and serves on the Board of the Silver Springs Martin Luther School where she is the Development Chair.
COUNCILOR FOR WITNESS, MEREDITH MOORE
Meredith is a native New Yorker, a life-long Lutheran and has been coming to Saint Luke since 2010. She currently resides in Malvern with her husband Wesley, two kids Caroline and Henry, and golden retriever Pixie. In recent years she has been involved with Saint Luke’s Feeding Thousands meal packaging events and has joined the choir. Professionally, she has worked for Johnson & Johnson in research & development for the last 12 years. In her (semi non-existent) free time she can be found at the gym (very early in the morning), enjoys reading, and spending time with friends.
COUNCILOR FOR SUPPORT, TOM MCCOWN
Tom and his wife Lynn have been attending Saint Luke regularly since early 2015 and became members in 2016. Tom grew up in Berwyn, graduating from Conestoga High School in 1971. Tom has always been a thoughtful and service-minded individual. In his youth he was a member of the Paoli One Boy Scout Troop. He earned the rank of Eagle Scout in 1968, and served as Scoutmaster for several years in the early 1980’s. More recently, Tom has volunteered with Habitat for Humanity, building houses for people who could not otherwise afford a home. Professionally, Tom has been a self-employed carpenter/contractor since 1980. Tom found his real niche at Saint Luke with the Appalachia Service Project, which he has participated in since the summer of 2015. He looks forward to using his professional expertise in serving Saint Luke as Councilor for Support.
COUNCILOR FOR LEARNING & FAITH FORMATION, JENNIFER WRIGHT
Jennifer and her husband, Rod and sons, Justin and Tyler, have enjoyed being part of Saint Luke for many years. Jennifer teaches at Drexel University in the LeBow College of Business and is a certified public accountant. She has served on many committees/teams, taught high school Sunday school and assisted with the 9th grade confirmation class. She has previously served on Council as Treasurer and Secretary. The Wright family enjoys being part of the Saint Luke community and serving alongside of many wonderful friends.
COUNCILOR FOR EVANGELISM AND COMMUNICATIONS, JULIANNE LEIGHTON
Julie Leighton (Herbster) has been a parishioner at Saint Luke since childhood, and now enjoys the active community with her two children (Mia and David). Aside from serving on council, Julie also organizes the congregation’s Children’s Church ministry and teaches 3rd Grade Sunday School class. Professionally, Julie is the Vice President of Digital Strategy at a fast growing Philadelphia advertising agency and (back in the 90s) was an original member of the Senior Management Team to build LendingTree.com, before building her own Marketing Strategy and Consulting firm. She's a Penn State Alumni and avid DIYer.