The Rt. Rev. Dr. Eric Vawter Menees was consecrated to be the Vth Bishop of the Anglican Diocese of San Joaquin on September 24, 2011. Bp. Menees is also a Franciscan tertiary since 1983.
In addition to being Bishop Ordinary of the Anglican Diocese of San Joaquin Bp. Menees is the provincial representative to the Roman Catholic Church and to the Anglican Province of South America. Bishop Menees chairs the Immigration Task Force for the province and is an advisor to Caminemos Juntos – our Spanish Language ministry support for the ACNA.
Bp. Menees is married to Florence Guadalupe Mira-Menees and has a daughter, Milagro, and a son, Sebastian.