The Rev. Jeffrey Dodge
M.Div from Church Divinity School of the Pacific, 2014
M.A. in Interreligious Studies through the Graduate Theological Union 2015
Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy, Middle Tennessee State University, 2005
The Reverend Donald Adolphson
Bachelor’s of Science in Metallurgical Engineering, IIT
Master’s of Science in Metallurgy, U of Illinois,
Graduate of Diocese of CA School For Deacons
Retired from Sandia Laboratory
Joined St. Paul’s after 10 years at St. Matthias, San Ramon
The Reverend Laina Wood Casillas
Rev. Laina has served in a kaleidoscope of ministries, including pastoral care, food pantries, seminary board Trustee, retreat leader, poverty program work, preacher, workshop leader, youth ministry, worship, evangelism, children’s ministries, officiant for weddings and funerals, baptism and marriage preparation, diocesan service, children’s ministries, street ministry, and church property matters.
Sara holds an AAS degree, and has over ten years of administrative experience. She previously worked as a program assistant at Trinity Center, and also has six years of experience in the security field. Sara is a single mom, and loves to spend her free time with her three beautiful children.
Parish Facilities Manager
Beverly (Bev) has been an active member of St. John’s Episcopal Church in Clayton for 30 years, and welcomes the opportunity to serve St. Paul’s in Walnut Creek as Facility Manager. She has held administrative positions in a hospital, a Japanese owned international shipping company, and as Office Manager for Matlock Law Group. She and her husband, Steve, have 2 grown sons, 3 grandchildren and 2 very spoiled cats, and Bev is a self-declared Sudoku puzzle addict.
Dr. Larry Crummer
Interim Music Director firstname.lastname@example.org
We are grateful to welcome Larry Crummer to St. Paul’s as our new Interim Music Director! We are sad to have said farewell to Dwight Stone, but we are excited for his new steps at Trinity Lutheran Church in Pleasanton. Larry Brings a warmth, a larger-than-life persona and sense of humor, and most of all a rich wealth of musical knowledge, talent, and leadership.