About Our Ministries


We encourage you to become involved in our ministries to the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.  To ask for more information or share your ideas for expanding our ministries, please contact our parish pastor.

Please view the following pages detailing more information about:

In addition, if you are interested in joining our community, please visit our "Joining Saint Demetrios" page.

Ministry Personnel

Hierarch/Archpastor: His Eminence Metropolitan Iakovos of Chicago
Chancellor of the Metropolis: His Grace Bishop Demetrios of Mokissos
Pastor:  Rev. Father David G. Bissias, Economos

        Chanter/Psaltis: Mr. Michael Parianos

        Choir Director: Mr. John Douglas

        Naokoros/Sexton: Mr. Pete Takles


President, Parish Council: Nick Loxas

President, Ladies' Philoptochos Society: Effie Hanes

Outreach Ministries Committee Coordinator: Helen Andreatos

    Parish Life Ministry Area Coordinator: Carole Yarovsky

    Religious Education Ministry Area Coordinator:

    Community Outreach Ministry Area Coordinator: Susan Ramsey-Smith

    Missions Ministry Area Coordinator: Steve Karnezis

    Youth & Young Adult Ministries Coordinator: Andrea Tsakopoulos

        GOYA Advisor: Mia Delis

        HOPE & JOY/ Jr. GOYA Coordinator: 

        Sunday Church School Director: Kathy Vrehas

        GOAL Athletic Director:  Bill Delis

        College Crew: Helen Andreatos

    Outreach Bookstore Manager: Patricia Siavellis

Parish Office Manager/Reception: Mrs. Elaine Golden

Janitorial/Maintenance Services: Alex Villardos