Welcome to the St. Barnabas Parish Staff Directory page, where you can explore the dedicated individuals who contribute to the vibrant community of St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church. Our church strongly believes in building a faith-based community and fostering a sense of belonging, where individuals can grow spiritually and support one another.
Rev. Jessica Thompson
As the lead Pastor of St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Rev. Jessica Thompson brings a wealth of experience and a deep passion for guiding individuals in their spiritual journeys. With a master's degree in Divinity, Rev. Thompson has been serving the St. Barnabas Parish for over a decade. Her leadership and commitment to faith make her an invaluable asset to our community.
Dr. Matthew Williams
Dr. Matthew Williams is our dedicated Music Director, responsible for enriching our worship services with beautiful melodies and inspiring hymns. With a doctorate in Musicology, Dr. Williams brings a remarkable understanding of music theory, history, and performance to our church. His talents, along with his ability to inspire and engage our congregation, create a truly uplifting worship experience.
Sarah Harris - Youth Ministry Director
Sarah Harris is our passionate Youth Ministry Director, committed to nurturing and guiding the younger members of our church family. With a degree in Child and Adolescent Psychology, Sarah brings a deep understanding of the unique challenges faced by young individuals. Through engaging activities, events, and spiritual guidance, Sarah helps our youth develop a strong foundation in faith.
Michael Collins - Community Outreach Coordinator
Michael Collins leads our Community Outreach efforts, working tirelessly to connect our church with the broader community. With a background in social work, Michael has helped establish partnerships with local organizations, raising awareness and providing support to those in need. His dedication to serving others is evident in the positive impact he has on both the church and the community.
Rebecca Peterson - Administrative Assistant
Rebecca Peterson is the friendly face behind the administrative tasks at St. Barnabas Parish. As an Administrative Assistant, Rebecca manages the day-to-day operations, assists with event planning and coordination, and supports the overall functioning of our church. Her attention to detail and organizational skills ensure that our church runs smoothly and efficiently.
Tom Anderson - Facilities Manager
Tom Anderson oversees the physical infrastructure of our church as the Facilities Manager. With extensive experience in building maintenance and management, Tom ensures that our church is a safe and welcoming space for all. From routine repairs and maintenance to larger renovation projects, Tom's dedication and expertise contribute to the overall comfort and accessibility of our church building.
Linda Martinez - Preschool Director
Linda Martinez leads our esteemed preschool program, providing a nurturing and educational environment for young children. With a background in early childhood education, Linda ensures that each child receives a quality education while incorporating important Christian values. Her dedication to fostering a love for learning and a strong spiritual foundation in our youngest members is truly admirable.
These are just a few of the dedicated staff members who help make St. Barnabas Parish a warm and welcoming community. Each individual brings their unique talents and unwavering commitment to fostering a strong faith-based environment. We invite you to join us at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church and experience the spirit of love, faith, and community firsthand.