Howard was ordained to the deconate and priesthood in 1983 after graduating from Trinity College, Toronto. He served as a parish priest for 25 years in the Anglican Church of Canada, 10 of which were spent in Labrador. He joined the Anglican Network in Canada 2008 and, since that time, has been the pastor of St. Stephen the Martyr. Howard has three young adult children.
Lois, married to Wayne, has been a parish secretary and treasurer for many years. Unpaid in this position, she considers it a labour of love for the Lord and her parish. As administrator, Lois plays a major role in keeping the “wheels’ of parish life turning. A task is never too great for Lois!