The Rev. Jon Owens, Deacon
The Rev. Jon Owens grew up as a cradle Episcopalian and native Oklahoman and has been ordained for over ten years as a deacon in the Diocese of California and was raised up for ordination by St. James, San Francisco. In his ministry he has served in many outreach and social justice roles as well as other vital ministries. His first parish assignment was Holy Child & St. Martin in Daly City, where he engaged in Asian ministries, youth ministry and health ministry. He then joined St. Thomas Episcopal Church in St. Petersburg Florida creating a 20’s – 30’s ministry program. He served at All Saints in Ft Lauderdale, focused on Christian education and community organizing work. This was all bi-vocational work while he worked both for the YMCA and local government. Educationally Jon graduated from the Episcopal School for Deacons and holds an associates in music from Northeastern Oklahoma A&M, A bachelor’s in mass communication from Southwestern Oklahoma State University, a master of nonprofit management and an Education Specialist degree from Florida Atlantic University. He is a PhD candidate for Educational Leadership focusing on human resource development and adult education. He has served as faculty for deacon formation programs. Jon has served the greater church in many capacities, which include being on the board for the School for Deacons, The Association for Episcopal Deacons, being on the Province VIII of the Episcopal Church leadership and serving as Chair of the Executive Council for the Diocese of California. In his free time, he loves to go to the movies, travel, hike and play board games.
Becky Osborn-Coolidge and Sondra Lavrov
Volunteer Parish Administrators
Becky and Sondra staff the office on Fridays. They produce our Sunday bulletins, manage filing and other important tasks. And, they are friendly people who love St. Alban’s! You can reach them at the Parish Administrator’s email address (see Pam, above).