Clergy & Staff

 

The Reverend Canon George F. Woodward III

The Reverend Canon George F. Woodward III was born in Pennsylvania and grew up in Columbus, Ohio. He received his bachelors degree from Ohio University, a Masters in Theology from Ashland Theological Seminary, Ashland, Ohio, and a Masters of Divinity from Seabury-Western Theological Seminary in Evanston, Illinois. He was ordained in 1983, and served… [Read all]

 

The Reverend Canon Colville Smythe

Ordained a priest in 1972, Canon Colville Smythe spent his entire active ministry working in parishes: Phoenix, Fullerton, La Crescenta, Boston (using sign language with the deaf), Whittier, Santa Ana (in Spanish), Ben Lomond (7 years as rector) and Altadena (12 years as rector). He was Dean of the West San Gabriel Deanery until his retirement in 2007, and is now a Canon of the… [Read all]

The Reverend Canon Judith Heffron

4b6aefe5-7f28-4f94-8204-6c8a0f47d946The Reverend Canon Judith Heffron, Mother Judy,  graduated with a Master of Divinity from Fuller Theological Seminar in 1989 and with a Certificate in Anglican Studies from Bloy House that same year. Ordained a Deacon in 1989 and a Priest in 1990, Mother Judy held assisting positions at St. Luke’s, Monrovia, St. Cross, Hermosa Beach, and St. George’s, La Cañada. In 1993… [Read all]

The Reverend Heather Blackstone, Director of Youth Ministries

2650088b-ea62-4e7c-baa7-13aebfe82021Heather Blackstone was born and raised in Pownal, Maine. She attended Gordon College in Wenham, Massachusetts where she majored in Biblical and Theological Studies with a concentration in Jewish Studies and Old Testament Theology. During her time in college…[read all]

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Darelene Porter

Nursery School Director

626-792-7742

 

 

 

Isabel Roa

Parish Secretary

626-793-9167

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Valerie Guitron

Parish Administrator

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Robert Hovencamp

Organist Choirmaster

Robert Hovencamp began his musical studies at an early age, then began studying at the University of Cincinnati’s prestigious College-Conservatory of Music in the preparatory department. He later earned his bachelor’s degree there, studying piano, organ, and opera performance. He also studied organ and liturgical music at the Cincinnati Bible Seminary. His organ… [Read all]

 

Gladys Vasquez

Parish Bookkeeper

626-793-9167

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