The Parish Staff


Parish Administrator - Renate Fraiss

Renate Fraiss was born in Darmstadt and has been living in Frankfurt am Main most of her life. She has worked for numerous, different companies where she gained the diverse skills necessary to work in our lively congregation. Besides that she likes travelling, singing and sports.


Parish Bookkeeper - Hans-Georg Lang

Mr. Lang was born in the Rhön mountains but has lived in Frankfurt since 1948. He and his wife live in Frankfurt-Bornheim. He worked for 30 years for the German railway catering company and he enjoys training commercial clerks. In his free time he likes swimming, cycling, photography and cooking as well as wandering the countryside with his dog.


Director of Music - Wolfgang Weiss

Wolfgang Weiss was born in Frankfurt am Main in 1963, and studied church music (“A- examination”) and vocal pedagogy at the University of Music and Performing Arts (HfMDK) in Frankfurt am Main. This was followed by master classes and private voice tuition with Elisabeth Schwarzkopf and Jakob Stämpfli, along with vocal training from Cornelius L. Reid in New York. Wolfgang has worked as a professional church musician at Wetzlar Cathedral and as conductor of the children’s choir "Chorknaben und Mädchenchor St. Josef" in Frankfurt am Main. While Director of Music at the Anglican/Episcopal Church of Christ the King 2006-2009 he was responsible for a wide range of church music. From 1997 to 2007 he was a lecturer in German liturgical songs, hymnology and voice at the University of Music and Performing Arts (HfMDK) in Frankfurt am Main. Wolfgang Weiss currently works as an independent singing teacher, oratorio singer (baritone) and choir conductor. This is Wolfgang’s second tenure at CTK, having been Director of Music from 2006 to 2009. He also has a personal website at


Elected Vestry Members and Responsibilities/Liaison


Marlene Greenberg

Senior Warden - Personnel and Admin - Liaison to Education

 Rainer Hoffmann-Alfke

Junior Warden

 Izzie Cochrane / Rose Overstreet

Liaison to Inviting and Welcoming


Liaison to



Barbara Born

Liaison to Stewardship

Liz Hicks

Liaison to Music

Elizabeth Boshold

Liaison to Outreach

Jeremy Rorison

Liaison to Buildings and Grounds