The Rev. Cynthia Sever
The Rev. Cynthia Sever went to school at the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana. Her first career was as a Registered Respiratory Therapist. Her ministry so far encompasses youth ministry, children’s ministry, youth and family ministry, hospital chaplaincy, serving as Youth Missioner for the Episcopal Diocese of Rochester, NY, Spiritual Care Coordinator for Hospice of Orleans (County) in Western New York, and general parish ministry.
ORGANIST/CHOIR DIRECTOR AT ST. PAUL’S CHURCH
Gay holds a Master’s degree in Organ Performance from Webster University and a Bachelor of Music Education degree with an emphasis in Piano Performance from Greenville College. She continues organ studies with Canon Precentor Dr. William Partridge at Christ Church Cathedral in St. Louis.
Gay is married to attorney Roy Anderson. They have been blessed with two children; son, David, and daughter, Lauren. Gay is an Equestrian instructor at the family-owned dressage and hunter/jumper stable Brier Bank Farm in Marine.
Gay and Roy enjoy antiques; historical buildings and playing with their two Jack Russell ‘hunt’ terriers.