The Rt. Rev. Peter Fenty is the area bishop of the episcopal area of York-Simcoe. He was born in 1951 in Barbados and was ordained a priest there in 1975. He was the rector of three parishes in Barbados. In 1992, he accepted an invitation to become the rector of St. Lawrence church in the Diocese of Montreal. In 1997, he became the incumbent of St. Joseph of Nazareth, Bramalea in the Diocese of Toronto. In 2004, he became the archdeacon of York and the executive officer to the Bishop of Toronto. He was elected bishop on April 6, 2013 and was consecrated area bishop on June 22, 2013.