The Rev. Andrew Van Kirk serves as Priest-in-Charge of St. Andrew's. He joined the staff as the Associate Rector in the fall of 2013, and he was named Priest-in-Charge in August 2017. Prior to coming to St. Andrew’s, he served as the Associate Rector at the Episcopal Church of the Ascension in Dallas. Father Andrew grew up in Dallas before attending Duke University (B.A. History and Computer Science) and Princeton Theological Seminary (MDiv, ThM – New Testament). In between institutions of higher education, he briefly wrote software for Amazon.com.
At a diocesan level Fr. Andrew serves as an instructor at the Stanton Center and is on the Board of Examining Chaplains. He and his wife Stephanie, who also has an MDiv from Princeton Theological Seminary, have three young children, Henry, Addie and Drew.