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Leadership

We are an in intergenerational congregation that strives to welcome all who enter.  We love the visitors who come, and are proud that so many have stayed and made St. A's their home.

Clergy

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Reverend Chad-Joseph Sundin, OSBCn

The Reverend Chad-Joseph Sundin, OSBCn
serves as the Vicar-Chaplain of St. Augustine's and Episcopal Campus Ministries at ASU. Fr. Chad is a Benedictine canon and the founder and Prior of the Community of St. Mary of the Annunciation, a religious community in the Diocese of Arizona. The contemplative nature of Benedictine spirituality, with its focus on prayer and hospitality, is infused into Chad’s ministries as Vicar and Chaplain.

 

Chad shares a household with a spouse and three children, has lived in Tempe off and on for most of his life, and has been involved with Episcopal Campus Ministries at ASU and St. A's since 2003. Prior Chad considers it a joy to walk alongside the many souls who call this parish community their own. Please do not hesitate to contact him at chadsundin@gmail.com.

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The Venerable Amy Bryan

The Venerable Amy Bryan serves as our parish Deacon and Minister of Outreach and also as Archdeacon for the Diocese of Arizona. Archdeacon Amy is passionate about Christian formation, spiritual and pastoral care, and service to the wider community. She is married to Dave, and is mom to a bright and busy four-year-old. Contact Amy at asbryan82@gmail.com.

Reverend Jana Sundin

The Reverend Jana Sundin serves our parish as an affiliate priest and is on Diocesan Staff as the Canon for Children and Youth. Jana has a background in social work and is a graduate of Church Divinity School of the Pacific. She is a spiritual director, a Godly Play mentor, and still finds time to engage our children, family, and young adult communities. You can reach Jana at jana@azdiocese.org.

Staff

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Julie Carson

Julie Carson serves our parish as Minister of Formation, and since Formation at St. A's encompasses the whole of life, Julie has a role in almost every ministry at our church! Julie's background in campus ministry and her experience of raising four brilliant, soulful daughters equips her beautifully for the work of shaping Christian formation in our multigenerational university parish. Julie is married to Monty, who also serves just about everywhere in our community. Contact Julie at julie.carson25@gmail.com.

Stefan Dollak

Julie Carson serves our parish as Minister of Formation, and since Formation at St. A's encompasses the whole of life, Julie has a role in almost every ministry at our church! Julie's background in campus ministry and her experience of raising four brilliant, soulful daughters equips her beautifully for the work of shaping Christian formation in our multigenerational university parish. Julie is married to Monty, who also serves just about everywhere in our community. Contact Julie at julie.carson25[at]gmail[dot]com.

Julie Carson

Julie Carson serves our parish as Minister of Formation, and since Formation at St. A's encompasses the whole of life, Julie has a role in almost every ministry at our church! Julie's background in campus ministry and her experience of raising four brilliant, soulful daughters equips her beautifully for the work of shaping Christian formation in our multigenerational university parish. Julie is married to Monty, who also serves just about everywhere in our community. Contact Julie at julie.carson25[at]gmail[dot]com.

Meet the Team

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“May we be willing to be thus lifted and transformed more completely into the loving, liberating, vibrant likeness of Jesus.”

Prior Chad Joseph Sundin

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