The Parish Council is a ministry whose mission is to serve our Church. When taking the Oath of Office, the Parish Council Makes a commitment to faithfully and sincerely uphold the Doctrines of our Greek Orthdox Faith as well as the Charter and Regulations of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America. As head of our Parish, our Parish priest is the guiding force in all Church Ministries.
The Parish Council is considered a leader of the community entrusted to make positive decisions in moving our Church forward. The Council is comprised of lay people, educators, and those with business and legal backgrounds. All Council members bring to the table a considerable array of knowledge.
The St. Athanasius Parish Council is comprised of 17 members each holding a term of 2 years. Each year either 10 or 9 members will have fulfilled their 2 year commitment and an election is held replacing those leaving the Council.
2017 - Present
President: Constandinos Ioakimidis
1st Vice President: Apostolos Tsitsopoulos
2nd Vice President: Mark Ypsilantis
Treasurer: Stefanos Bouboulis
Associate Treasurers: Nikitas Splagounias and Peter Stanitsas
Secretary: S. Nicholas Kriketos
Associate Secretary: Ted Speros
Parish Council Members
Antonios Dakopoulos, Peter Gennis, Vassilios Karras, Vicky Konstandakis,
Alexandros Kyrou, Anna Manolakis, Charlie Pappas, Michael Terzakis, and Nicole VanKuilenburg
Sunday of the Publican and Pharisee: Triodion Begins Today; Theodore the Tyro, Great Martyr; Mariamne, Sister of Apostle Philip; Righteous Auxentius; The Pious Rulers Marcian and Pulcheria; Theodore the New Martyr of Byzantium; Hermogenes (Germogen), Patriarch of Moscow