Staff Member: John Swingler
John has been involved in Catholic Music Ministry for over thirty five years, starting as a choir member in his home parish of Saint Frances Cabrini in North Haven. In that time, he has served as Organist/Music Director at Church of the Ascension in Hamden, Saint Gabriel Parish in Milford, Saint Steven Parish in Hamden, and Holy Family Parish in Fairfield. Just before coming to Sacred Heart, he served as Music Minister at Hamden Plains United Methodist Church in Hamden.
John is also a Music Teacher at Saint Mary School in Milford.
John and his wife, Jennifer, have been married for seven years. They live in Shelton with their eleven year old Bichapoo, Sheldon.