Father Wall has been Rector of St. Paul’s since 2015. Prior to coming to St. Paul’s, Fr. Wall served as Rector of St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, State College, in the Diocese of Central Pennsylvania from 2009-2015. He was born in South Staffordshire, England, and did his undergraduate and seminary work at Oxford, studying at Christ Church and St. Stephen’s House, respectively. Sponsored for ordination by the Diocese of Liverpool, he was ordained in Chelmsford Cathedral in 2002, and served as Curate for nearly three years in commuter-belt Essex. In response to a call from St. Clement’s, Philadelphia, he ‘crossed the pond’ on Valentine’s Day, 2005; he served as their Curate for four years.
Jeffrey Smith served Saint Paul’s from 1992 to 2004, and was reappointed in 2017. He previously served on the faculty of the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University, and as Director of Music at Christ Church Cathedral, Lexington, and Grace Cathedral, San Francisco. He holds a doctorate from Yale University, and is a Fellow of the American Guild of Organists, the Royal School of Church Music, and the Guild of Church Musicians.