About Us

The Rev.  Dr. W. Carter Aikin
Rector
(pronouns: he/him/his)

Fr. Carter holds his MDiv from Duke University and a PhD in Moral Theology from the University of Notre Dame. In addition to his work at St. Paul’s, he serves as Chair of the Department of Philosophy and Religion at Blackburn College. Fr. Carter and his wife Diane have two children and love living in the city of Carlinville.

Diane Aikin
Organist & Choir Director

Diane Aikin, organist and choir director, holds degrees in organ from the University of Notre Dame and Gustavus Adolphus College. In addition to her duties at St. Paul’s she also teaches piano lessons in Carlinville.