North American Priests
Rev. Robert Bower serves the Hillsdale, NY and Boston, MA congregations. He was ordained in 2022.
Rev. Ann Burfeind serves the Vancouver congregation and its affiliates in Seattle and Duncan, BC. She is the director of the Midwest children’s summer camp and coordinator for youth events and conferences. Ann was ordained in 2012.
Rev. Jonah Evans serves the congregation in Toronto, He also serves its Durham affiliate. Jonah is a co-director of The Seminary of the Christian Community in North America, along with Patrick Kennedy. He was ordained in 2008.
Rev. Lisa Hildreth serves the congregation in Boston. She also serves its affiliates in New Hampshire and Maine. Lisa was ordained in 2015.
Rev. Cynthia Hindes is a retired priest assisting the Devon congregation and other communities on the east coast. Cindy was ordained in 1997.
Rev. Jim Hindes is a retired priest assisting the Denver congregation. He also serves its New Mexico affiliates. Jim was ordained in 1975.
Rev. Carol Kelly serves the congregation in Hillsdale, NY and its affiliates in Massachusets, Vermont, and Camphill Village Copake. She is the director of the East Coast children’s summer camp. Carol was ordained in 2001.
Rev. Patrick Kennedy is a co-director of the Seminary of the Christian Community in North America, along with Jonah Evans. Patrick was ordained in 2006.
Rev. Elizabeth Majoros serves the Denver congregation, and will serve its New Mexico affiliates. Lisa was ordained in 2021.
Rev. Erica Maclennan serves the Vancouver congregation and its affiliates in Seattle and Duncan, BC. Erica was ordained in 2022.
Rev. Susan Locey is a retired priest, who assists the Toronto congregation and the Seminary. She was ordained in 1981.
Rev. Liza Marcato serves the congregation in New York City. Liza is the coordinator for East Coast youth events and conferences. Liza was ordained in 2008.
Rev. Sanford Miller serves the Sacramento congregation and its affiliate in Portland, Oregon. Sanford was ordained in 1982.
Rev. Nora Minassian serves the Sacramento congregation and its affiliate in Portland, Oregon. Nora was ordained in 2009.
Rev. Rafal Nowak serves the Los Angeles congregation. He also regularly visits the affiliate in San Diego and is co-director of the West Coast children’s camp, Camp Tamarack. Rafal was ordained in 2015.
Rev. Julia Polter works full-time as a chaplain and supervisor at Peace Health in Bellington, WA. She will also assist the Vancouver area congregation as an associated priest. She is a part of the seminary-envisioning group along with Jonah Evans and Patrick Kennedy. Julia was ordained in 1999.
Rev. Peter Skaller is a retired priest in the Taconic-Berkshire congregation. He was ordained in 1987.
Rev. Werner Grimm is retired and living in Vancouver. He was ordained in 1955.
Rev. Hartmut Junge is retired in Pasa Robles, CA. He was ordained in 1973.
Rev. John Pajunk is retired in Phoenix, AZ. He was ordained in 1986.