The Rev. Candice Frazer
Ascension's Ninth Rector
Candice Frazer grew up in Selma, Alabama and went to college at Loyola University in New Orleans before transferring and finishing her undergraduate work at the University of Alabama. She started her career as a psychiatric social worker and then became a hospice social worker before going to work for the church as a youth and children’s minister on the parish level and as the diocesan youth ministry coordinator. She attended the University of the South, Sewanee, for seminary and graduated in 2013. Candice has over fifteen years of experience in church ministry.
The Rev. Drew Brislin
Drew Brislin was born and raised in Selma, AL. He attended the University of Alabama and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance in 1997. Drew has spent most of his career working in the banking and financial industry and most recently worked for a bank in Tuscaloosa, AL. While working in Tuscaloosa he attended Canterbury Episcopal Chapel and Student Center on the campus of the University of Alabama. Drew served on multiple vestries and as treasurer while a parishioner at Canterbury Chapel. He attended the Episcopal Theological Seminary of the Southwest in Austin, TX and graduated in May 2020.