Welcoming a new priest

We are pleased to welcome The Reverend Lonell Wright to ┬áSt. Stephen’s, Menifee.

Fr. Wright’s formation took place in the Episcopal diocese of Louisiana. He is a graduate of Nashotah House Seminary of Nashotah, Wisconsin in 2007. He was Vicar of All Souls, New Orleans from 2008 through November 2012 when he returned to San Diego to join his wife Dessie who returned home in 2006. Prior to his call to the Priesthood, he was a McDonald’s Owner Operator in New Orleans, La from 1990 – 2002. Prior to that time, he was an Administrator for Kaiser Permanente┬áMedical Care system in San Diego, until retirement in 1990. He retired from K-P after 23 plus years of service in various capacities.

Welcoming everyone in the name of Christ