Bishop's Committee Members

Brian Pickard, Senior Warden       

Larry Reinmuth, Junior Warden                      

Kay Schlueter, Clerk

Ed Howard

​Phillip Herr

​Gerald Neal

Bill Warnky

Heather Neal, Treasurer

Church Staff



The Rt. Revd Keith L. Ackerman, SSC, DD  (Vicar) served as VIIIth Bishop of Quincy for fifteen years, and upon retirement, he and his wife, Joann, moved to Texas to be near their three children, their spouses and their four grandchildren, all who live in the Dallas/ Fort Worth area, and all of whom have been active in the life of the Diocese of Fort Worth.  Prior to being Bishop of Quincy (Illinois) Bishop Ackerman was Rector of St. Mark's Church in Arlington Texas (1989 - 1994), Rector of St. Mary's Church in Charleroi Pennsylvania (1976 - 1989)  and Curate at the Church of the Transfiguration in Freeport (Long Island) New York (1974 - 1976.)  He is Ex-President of Forward in Faith North America, Formally on the Board of Trustees of Nashotah House (seminary) and serves on numerous boards and religious orders.  

Deacon Fred Hotz is a Deacon of the Diocese of Quincy, is licensed to serve in the Diocese of Fort Worth, and is an Oblate of St. Benedict's Abbey in Bartonville Illinois.  Deacon Hotz was born in Mexico and along with his wife Emilia have three daughters.  His professional obligations cause him to travel extensively, but he is at St. Timothy's nearly every Sunday.

Deacon Luis Banda is a Deacon of the Diocese of Fort Worth.

​Kay Schlueter, Bishop's Committee Clerk, Administrative Assistant to Bishop Ackerman, Youth Committee, Sunday School Committee, Outreach Committee

William Warnky serves as Pastoral Assistant, and with significant theological training and pastoral experience assists the Vicar.  He assists the vicar in numerous areas, and serves at the Altar. Professionally he assists those who are seeking to overcome addiction.

Tomi Godbee is the organist of St. Timothy's and is an active member, along with her husband Rex.  Tomi has served for years as organist and has recently returned after having served at a Roman Catholic community.  Professionally she and her husband have a pool service.

Bobby Kirby is the Acolyte Master and Master of Ceremonies.  He coordinates the ministries of those who serve at the Altar.  He and his wife, Gloria, have served faithfully at St. Timothy's for many years.

Ellen Pratt is the Altar Guild Directress, and is responsible for all matters related to Altar Guild and Flowers.  A tireless and dedicated servant of the Lord,  Ellen was proclaimed "Woman of the Year" at St. Timothy's in May of 2013.

Brian Pickard is the Sacristan and Bishop's Chaplain. He serves by the side of the Vicar; and works closely with the Altar Guild in making certain that all is in order for church liturgies. He became Anglican as an adult, and feels honored to serve in an historic parish closely associated with the Anglican Catholic Tradition. Brian is an emerging artist and writer. 


​​​Saint Timothy Church