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Vestry

The Vestry is the governing body of an Episcopal Church and is led by a Senior Warden and a Junior Warden.

David Getts

Senior Warden

Jeff Bell

Junior Warden

Linda Kilmer

Treasurer

Don Bivens

Chancellor

Amy Benjamin

Joanne Berg

Amy Bolazina

Barb Chotras

Tom Dietrich

Fionn Downhill

John Farley

Amy Feltus

Jim Hoselton

Allie Tossberg

Pat Waugh

Clergy

The Rev. Jim Clark

Rector/Senior Pastor

Follower of Jesus. Husband and father of four. Grateful Episcopalian. Energized by resting in the boundless Presence within. Enjoy being with my beloved, family, friends, work, photography, fly-fishing and riding my Harley. Email Jim Clark or call 602-316-5220 .

The Rev. Erika Von Haaren

Vicar

Priested and at Saint Barnabas since 2006. Certified Daring Way Facilitator. Jesus follower, gratitude practitioner, wife, mother to three little ones who keep me joyful and honest. Email Erika von Haaren or call 480-355-9753.

The Rev. Elizabeth J Roles

Associate

A priest since 2006, I value the joy and challenge of life in the Body of Christ. Happiness is reading Anthony Trollope novels, singing Southern harmony hymns, and exploring the outdoors with my son. Email Elizabeth Roles or call 480-355-9737.

The Rev. Nick Roosevelt

Associate

Born and raised in S. Carolina. I have one daughter; Lily. Jesus lover, current events enthusiast, travel nut, golfer, supporter of the arts. Email Nick Roosevelt or call 480-779-9802.

The Venerable Sarah Getts

Parish Deacon & Archdeacon of Diocese of Arizona*

Born in the UK, joined Saint Barnabas in 2001 and ordained a deacon in 2012. Began adult life studying cartography, transitioned to nursing and now an Archdeacon, serving the deacons of the diocese. I love good food and all things related to art along with reading and movies. Email Sarah Getts or call 480-948-5560

Staff

Kate Fimbres

Minister for Youth & Parish Life

Minister of Youth Ministry, wife and mother of four, chef, scrabble player. Loves Jesus, passionate about ministry to the homeless. Email Kate Fimbres or call 480-355-9731.

Sarah Petersen

Director of Children’s Ministries

An Arizona native, Sarah has traveled the globe studying, singing and teaching. She is now back home in Scottsdale raising her two children, Ruthanne and William Alden, and enjoying an active life involved in children and music ministries at Saint Barnabas. Email Sarah Petersen or call 480-355-9730.

Paul Lee

Director of Music Ministries

Director of Music Ministries, organist/conductor/composer. Past life: studio musician, opera coach, ship music director. Hobbies: cooking, traveling, music reviews. “I didn’t choose music, music chose me!” Email Paul Lee or call 480-355-9735.

Ann Hott

Director of Operations

Member for over 20 years, on staff since 2007. Colorado native, Contemplative Ministries Team, facilitator for TAEHS, Spiritual Director, married to Tom, 2 grown daughters. Email Ann Hott or call 480-355-9733.

Katie Vinger

Operations Assistant*

Joined the staff as operations assistant in 2011. Avid reader, Michigan native, 100 percent Dutch American, married to Tim. We have two great kids: Alex and Molly. Email Katie Vinger or call 480-355-9750.

Faith Long

Parish Secretary

Editor, Windborne Video Productions. Marketing and sales videos for Arabian horse industry, and Living Legacy videos, which documents peoples’ life stories. Enjoy music, cooking, reading and spending time with friends and family. Email Faith Long or call 480-355-9754.

Krys Estabrooks

Program and Facilities Administrator

Program and facilities administrator. Friends, family, cooking, entertaining, and good wines are high on my ‘likes’ list. St. B is more than just our church! Email Krys Estabrooks or call 480-355-9756.

SORRELLE KOBI

Controller

Over two decades of finance leadership in the non-profit community. My passions are my husband Chris, riding my Harley, aerobatic flying in a Cessna 152 Aerobat, serving the community, gardening, and the beautiful southwest. Email Sorrelle Kobi or call 480-355-9759.

Willard Hayes

Business Manager*

Served Saint Barnabas since 1993. Memorial Garden Manager and Business Manager, HR assistant. This is my ministry, and I have a real love for people. Email Willard Hayes or call 480-355-9757.

Amy DeCaussin

Communications Manager

Amy and her husband Cam, have been active members at Saint Barnabas for over a year, and comes to Saint Barnabas from Scottsdale Public Art, where she has led numerous projects including Canal Convergence, an annual event with interactive artworks by local and international artists, hands-on activities, live music and performances. Amy also maintains her own impressive portfolio of works in her studio. She loves strengthening the community and telling the story of the church through her creativity.  Email Amy or call 480-355-9758.

Sarah Smith

Music Ministry Assistant*

Sarah studied vocal performance and received her Master of Music from ASU in 2010. She has worked as a chorister and music educator all over the Valley, most recently as the Children’s Choir Director here at Saint Barnabas. When not in the classroom, Sarah sings in the Saint Barnabas Choir and performs as a featured concert soloist in many ensembles, chorales, and festivals throughout Arizona. Email Sarah Smith or call 480-720-5801.

* Part-time or non-stipendiary

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