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Clergy, Staff, and Parish Officers


Interim Pastor (Sept 2021 to March 2023)

Rev. Kevin Omi began serving as our interim pastor on September 15, 2021. He previously served as interim pastor at Skyland Community Church in Los Gatos and as settled pastor at Sycamore Congregational Church in El Cerrito. His ministry also includes a United Church of Christ Committee on Ministry; and roles with the Shalem Institute and Pacific Center for Spiritual Formation; and serving as a spiritual director. You can reach him at

Minister of Music

Lawson Barnes is a talented songwriter and performer. A carpenter by day (just like Jesus!), Lawson writes much of the music we sing at our services, as well as performing his own folk-rock compositions in other places. 

Chair of the Board of Trustees



An Interfaith minister, the Rev. Laura Rolen is a professor of psychology and hospice chaplain. She serves as our representative to the United Church of Christ and facilitates our prayer/support and writing groups.

Parish Secretary

An Old Catholic priest, the Rev. Ric Reed served as many years as our sacristan and organist. Ric composes music for our services and serves as our representative to the National Association of Congregational Christian Churches.

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