Rev. Jay Hutchinson

Chaplain, St. Andrew's School, Middletown, DE

Jay is the chaplain at St. Andrew’s School in Middletown, DE (think Dead Poet’s Society) where he has lived and worked for the last fifteen years since receiving his Master of Divinity degree in 2000.

He was ordained into the priesthood in 2003 in the Diocese of Massachusetts. Prior to answering the call to ordained ministry, Jay taught and coached at St. Mark’s School, Choate Rosemary Hall and Canterbury School. He is passionate about community service and is the coordinator at St. Andrew’s School.

In addition to his responsibilities as chaplain, Jay teaches a service learning course, philosophy, and economics. He coaches the boys’ soccer, wrestling and lacrosse teams. He and his wife, Whiz, spent the 2014 – 2015 school year on sabbatical at their home in Holderness, NH. During his sabbatical year, Jay served as the interim rector at St. Paul’s Church in Lancaster. His son, Jack, is entering his senior year at Choate Rosemary Hall.