People have different gifts, but it is the same Spirit who gives them. There are different ways of serving God, but it is the same Lord who is served. God works through different people in different ways, but it is the same God who achieves God’s purpose through them all.

~ Cor. 12:4-6

Bishop Michael Rinehart (he/him)

Word and Sacrament, Ordination, Leadership, Ecumenical, Public Voice

The Rev. Dr. Tracey Breashears Schultz (she/her)

Bishop’s Associate for Leadership

Call Process, Candidacy, Theological Education, Leadership

The Rev. Br. Chris Markert (he/him)
Bishop’s Associate for Mission

New Missions, Congregational Vitality, Campus Ministry, Generosity, Disaster Response

Pastor Ele Clay
Bishop’s Advisor

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI)

Aimee Elles (she/her)

Administrative Services Coordinator

Administrative Support to the Bishop’s Associates, Communications

Evangeline Dai (she/her)

Ministry Coordinator

Disaster Preparedness and Response, Administrative Support to Bishop’s Associate for Mission

Beth Vu (she/her)


Financial Recordkeeping & Reporting

Lizbeth Johnson (she/her)

Gift Planner – Associate Staff

Ministry Funding Plan, Endowments Establishment, Estate Planning, Charitable Trusts, Donor Advised Funds Establishment

As it is, there are many parts, but only one body. The eye cannot say to the hand, “I don’t need you.”

~ 1 Corinthians 12:20-22a