Clergy & Staff
The Rev. Meghan Holland, Rector
Meghan was delighted to accept the position of Rector of Trinity Church in November 2015. She is a 2011 graduate of Virginia Theological Seminary and has served churches in Maryland and Kentucky. Meghan is joined in Clarksville with her daughter, Kenna Rose.
Bethany Kelly, Parish Administrator
Bethany Kelly joined us as Parish Administrator April 2015. Bethany grew up in southern Mississippi, graduating the University of Southern Mississippi with a degree in Advertising and Marketing. Upon marrying her then active duty husband with the 101st Airborne, joined the staff of Girl Scouts of Middle Tennessee, serving in various roles such as: customer service manager, volunteer relations and regional executive. Bethany, along with her retired US Army husband, and two daughters are now proud to call Clarksville, TN home.
Lisa Bishop, Choir Director
Lisa Conklin-Bishop received her B.S. in Vocal Performance at Austin Peay State University, a Master’s Degree in Vocal Performance and Opera from the University of Michigan, and has done doctoral work at Vanderbilt University in German Literature. She is presently director of opera at Austin Peay and has directed performances of Suor Angelica (Puccini), Brundibár (Krása), A Game of Chance (Barab), Down in the Valley (Weill), Ben and the Virtues (Mabry/Gildrie), The Pirates of Penzance (Gilbert and Sullivan), Riders to the Sea (Vaughan Williams), L’Enfant et les Sortileges (Ravel), La Cambiale di Matrimonio (Rossini) and numerous other operatic and musical scenes.
Anne Glass, Organist
Reared in the Methodist Church, she grew up playing for Sunday School classes and choirs. A resident of Clarksville and a member of Trinity since 1952, she has been the organist for more than 50 years and loves every minute of her “work”.
Rex Cummings, Youth Minister
After spending his childhood in Warren, Ohio, Rex joined the Army right out of high school. After 10 years, and three deployments (twice to Afghanistan and once to Iraq), he decided to settle in Clarksville with his wife and daughter and become a full-time college student as well as stay-at-home dad. He earned his Bachelors of Science degree in Health and Wellness and another in Industrial/Organizational psychology. He has worked with the youth of Christ Lutheran Church since July 2016 and enjoys spending time with his family, playing PS4 or XBOX One. He is a geek/nerd at heart whose heroes include Gambit, Batman, The Joker, The Incredible Hulk, and the Punisher.
Cortney Grisham, Nursery Staff
Cortney Grisham, a Nashville native, is a full time student at Austin Peay State University where she studies public health and finance. After graduation, Cortney hopes to open an oral health clinic abroad for adolescents. In her free time, she enjoys volunteering and working with children.
Kelly Loy, Nursery Staff
Kelly Loy, has been married to a retired Army Scout for 18 years. They have lived here in Clarksville since 2007. Kelly is originally from southern California, and her husband James is from Murray, KY. Kelly homeschools all her children, but the baby. She also currently co-leads for the nursery in the local homeschool co-op.