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Janet was born and raised Catholic in Aurora, Illinois, and moved to Tampa to attend USF in 1995. Her first career was as a fisheries biologist for the State of Florida's Fish and Wildlife Research Institute in St. Petersburg where she worked as a lab manager. Before heading to seminary, she and her husband Mike were both active members at St. Anne of Grace in Seminole. They returned to Florida after Janet graduated from Seminary of the Southwest in Austin in May 2013. She was the Associate Rector at St. Thomas Episcopal Church on Snell Isle in St. Petersburg for three years before beginning her work here at St. John's. Her primary focus is on the ministries of pastoral care and outreach.
The Reverend Doctor Robert O. Baker serves as Chaplain to St John's School and as Associate Rector at St John's Church. Robert earned a Th.M. from Princeton Theological Seminary with a specialization in New Testament Studies. Robert earned a Ph.D. from Baylor University in Religion. His academic specialty is the Johannine Literature. Robert also has twenty years of experience as a Critical Care RN. Robert enjoys reading and doing activities outdoors with his wife, Evelyn and their four children: Jeremiah, Henry, Helen, and Richard.