The Very Rev. Carol Mead
Carol worked for the State of Mississippi for 28 years, and retired in August of 2006 to attend seminary at Yale Divinity School in New Haven, Connecticut. In May, 2009, She completed seminary at Yale and returned to Mississippi. She was ordained to the priesthood on December 2nd, 2009 and served until December of 2013 as Episcopal chaplain to Mississippi State University, and as assisting priest at the Episcopal Church of the Resurrection in Starkville, Mississippi.
Carol left Starkville in 2013 and became rector at St. Peter's by-the-Lake Episcopal Church in Brandon, Mississippi, the place where her deep encounter with God began.
Carol serves on several diocesan committees and is the dean of the Central Convocation in the diocese.