Clergy and Staff


Peter Manto, Bishop OrdinaryThe Rt. Rev. Peter Manto is rector of Trinity Church and Bishop Ordinary of the REC's Diocese of the Central States. Bp. Manto has been a parish pastor for over 40 years. He was the church-planter for the non-denominational church which became Trinity Church and guided its move into the Reformed Episcopal Church. Bp. Manto has been married to his wife Janice for over 40 years. They have four adult children and 13 grandchildren.

Parish Rector

Wayne McNamara, Parish RectorFr. Wayne became rector of Christ the King in 1992 after 12 years of serving in special education. He was ordained in 1998 by the Association of Independent Covenant Churches and was received as a Presbyter in the Reformed Episcopal Church in 2000. He currently serves on the boards of the Children's Hunger Relief Fund, St. Lazarus Mission, and the Huffman Historic Neighborhood Association. In 1998, Fr. Wayne co-founded Dominion Academy of Dayton where he serves as Priest-in-Charge. His scholarly interests lie in liturgics, Anglican studies, and the Christian ascetical tradition, and in 2015, he was accepted as an oblate by the Order of Saint Benedict. Fr. Wayne has four children and four grandchildren and lives with his wife, Sandy.

Parish Staff

  • Layne Hilyer, Parish Administrator

Parish Council

  • Fr. Wayne McNamara, Rector
  • Jeremy Downey, Junior Warden
  • Mike McDermott, Senior Warden

Parish Vestry

  • Jeremy Downey, Junior Warden
  • Mike McDermott, Senior Warden
  • Dan Hack, Treasurer
  • Rick Teachey, Sexton
  • Joshua Abernathy, Secretary
  • Deepika McNamara
  • Tim Dana
  • James Hoffman
  • Lauren Hilyer