St. Alban's Episcopal Church

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Music Director

John Bailey began serving as the Organist/ Choirmaster at St. Alban's in October 2018.

He was born in Michigan, grew up in Florida and has lived in Cornelius for 11 years. John has served churches in Florida and North and South Carolina as pianist, music director and organist for over 35 years. His past work has also included being a private piano instructor and professional accompanist for singers and instrumentalists. John studied at the University of Central Florida in Orlando as a piano student of Dr. Gary Wolf and at Rollins College in Winter Park, Florida as an organ student

of organist/composer Charles Callahan. He served as the sub-dean of the Pensacola chapter of the American Guild of Organists before moving to North Carolina and joining the Charlotte chapter. In addition to music John enjoys farmers' markets, documentaries and keeping up with all the milestones of family and friends. John's email is:

Children & Youth Director

Currently hiring. Please contact the front office.

Preschool Director

Patti Rossini  has been working with young children and their families for over 25 years.  She has a B.S. in Speech Pathology and Psychology and a M.S. in Early Childhood/ Special Education.  Her experience includes work in private as well as public schools.  She has experience as a classroom teacher, administrator, and consultant.   Patti has been married for 23 years and has two boys.  She loves the beach, gardening, reading, shopping, fishing, and spending time with her family.  Patti loves getting to know the families that she works with and partnering with them to provide the best, loving, Christian preschool program for each individual child.

  She can be reached at 704-892-8955 or you may e-mail her at

Administrative Assistant

Jessica Ewell is the Parish Administrative Assistant.  She was born in Oklahoma, but has lived in North Carolina for most of her life.  She married her high school sweetheart Brandon, and moved to the Lake Norman area in 2002.  She is the proud mother of two children, Caleb and Leah.  During her spare time Jessica enjoys reading, spending time with family and friends, cheering on the Carolina Panthers and going to the beach. Before coming to Saint Alban’s, Jessica taught preschool for 12 years. She loves people, so be sure to stop in the office and say hello sometime. Jessica's email is:

Finance Director

Erin Garrett is Director of Finance.  Erin and her husband, Brad, have been in North Carolina since 1998 and live in Huntersville with their three children.  Erin has her B.S. in Commerce with a Concentration in Accounting from the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia and a NC CPA license.  Prior to coming to St Alban's, Erin was an Audit Manager at Arthur Andersen, a VP-Finance at Bank of America and a stay-at-home mom for 10 years.  In her spare time, Erin enjoys playing tennis, watching her children's sporting events and reading.  Erin works part-time and can be reached at 704-892-0173 or