Clergy & Staff

The Reverend Doyt L. Conn, Jr., Rector


The Rev. Doyt L. Conn, Jr., arrived at Epiphany Parish on the first Sunday of Advent 2008, and was installed as its tenth Rector at the Feast of Epiphany on January 6, 2009. Doyt grew up in Rochester, Minnesota, and received … Read more

The Reverend Kate Wesch, Associate Priest

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Kate Wesch started at Epiphany in July of 2009. She moved to Seattle in 2006 with her husband Joel after finishing seminary and spent two years working as Associate Rector at St. John the Baptist in West Seattle. From there she … Read more

The Reverend Todd Foster, Curate

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Todd Foster began working with Epiphany in May 2016 after several years on staff at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Bellingham. Todd grew up in Pennsylvania and received a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Virginia Tech. After working as a … Read more

Peter Snow, Assisting Priest

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Peter Snow grew up in England during Word War II. As a member of St. John’s College, Cambridge, he studied academic theology and graduated with both a bachelor’s and a master’s degree in that subject. He was ordained a priest … Read more

Thomas Foster, Director of Music

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Thomas Foster is a native of North Carolina and holds degrees in organ performance from Syracuse University and the New England Conservatory of Music. From 1976 to 2003 he was Director of Music at All Saints’ Episcopal Church, Beverly Hills, California, … Read more

Diane Carlisle, Parish Administrator

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Diane is a native of Washington State. She and her husband Terry have been members of Epiphany since 1982 and were married in the church in 1983. They have two grown children, William and Scott. Diane was a primary teacher in … Read more

Chinn Eap, Business Manager


Chinn was born in Battambang, Cambodia, and came to the US in 1980. She has a BA in Business Administration from San Jose State University. Before joining the Epiphany staff, her professional positions included accounting consultant, loan officer (mortgage), and … Read more

Tim Drewes, Music Associate


Tim is a native Northwesterner and PK (preacher’s kid), raised in Tacoma. He began playing for church services in junior high, and studied organ and piano at Pacific Lutheran University. An apprenticeship in organ building took him to New England, … Read more

Kathea Yarnell, Music Associate Choristers

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Kathea Yarnell is the Music Associate responsible for directing our Trainer and Chorister choirs this Fall. If you’ve been to church even once in the past four years you are familiar with Kathea. She is the fabulous Mezzo-soprano section leader, cantor and … Read more

Elizabeth Walker, Children’s Ministry Convener


Elizabeth has attended Epiphany since 2009 along with her husband Davis and children, Matthew, Rosalie and Andrew. Born and raised in Norfolk, Virginia, Elizabeth attended the University of Virginia, earning a BA in Linguistics and a Masters in Teaching. She … Read more

Laura Sargent, Youth Ministry Convener


Laura Sargent started as Youth Ministry Convener at Epiphany in January of 2013. Born and raised in Southern California, Laura and her family were very active in their local Episcopal church. She was also a camper, counselor, and then staff … Read more

Amy Tullis, Communications


Amy started working for Epiphany Parish in November 2016, having previously worked in the field of communications in a variety of capacities in both the retail and non-profit worlds. She believes that communication is key to the community life of any … Read more

Amanda Eap, Hospitality Coordinator

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Amanda Eap has been Epiphany’s Hospitality and Security Coordinator since July 2014. Her duties include providing security for the church building and grounds, as well as hospitality for Sunday Coffee Hour and special church events. Read more

Ben Bradstreet, Facilities Manager


Ben’s first church memory is celebrating Christmas at the age of four in the newly renovated worship space in his father’s church, and his first job was custodian in his father’s next church. He’s beginning to wonder if his previous … Read more