Rev. Vernal Savage holds a Masters of Divinity (MDiv.) from the University of Toronto/Trinity College/ Toronto School of Theology, Masters in Business Administration (MBA), and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Management Studies (BSc.Mangt.-Hon.) from the University of the West Indies. He has an Ordinary Certificate in Business Studies (OCBS/ONC) obtained from the University of Technology formerly the College of Arts Science and Technology. He received training as a lay anointer in the Diocese of Toronto and has served in several positions within the church including being Counsellor, Lay Pastoral Assistant, Lay Reader, Chaplain, Synod Representative, Deanery Youth Coordinator, Church Committee and Youth Pastor. He completed a unit of the Canadian Association of Pastoral Practice and Education (CAPPE/ACPEP). Vernal’s particular interest is “Reconciliation and Pastoral Care”.