The Very Rev. Nicholas G. Bacalis, Cathedral Dean
Fr. Bacalis was born in Norfolk, Virginia, to Greek-American parents George and Connie Gretakis Bacalis. He attended and graduated from Granby High School, The University of Virginia, Saint Vladimir's Orthodox Seminary, and the Ecumenical Institute in Bossey, Switzerland. He served as Director of Youth Ministries at the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Charlotte, North Carolina, where he met and married his wife Vivian Couchell. They have been blessed with two daughters, both of whom are now married. Katrina and Brad Kellen reside in Charlotte, North Carolina, and have two sons, Nicholas and Noah. Anastasia and John Stonestreet reside in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, with their daughter Sofia.