Clergy and Staff

Interim Rector: (408) 354-2195

Penelope Duckworth was ordained a priest in 1983 through the Diocese of El Camino Real and has served chaplaincies and parish churches in the Diocese of California and El Camino Real. She served seventeen years as Episcopal Chaplain to Stanford. She comes to St. Luke's having recently taught in the Departments of English, Religious Studies, and Theater and Dance at Santa Clara University, and served as Artist-in-Residence at Trinity Cathedral. She is the author of three books in the field of religion, a book of poems, several letterpress chapbooks of poetry, and an award-winning play on the Rehabilitation Trial of Joan of Arc.

Associate Clergy:

Nayan McNeill is a retired Dean of the Language Arts Division and professor of literature and linguistics at Foothill College in Los Altos Hills. She holds a B.A. and M.A. in English and a PhD in Educational Philosophy, all from the University of California, Berkeley. She has been a member of St. Luke's since 1961, and has served as a Lay Reader, Acolyte, and twice as Senior Warden. Under the guidance of Bishop Richard Shimpfky, she read for Holy Orders, and was ordained to the priesthood in 2002. Nayan serves as a Clergy Associate at St. Luke's and occasionally as a supply priest at several other parishes and missions in the Diocese of El Camino Real. She is also Chaplain to the clients of St. Luke's Outreach Program.

Office & Finance Administrator:


Organist / Choirmaster:


Outreach Director:

Production Coordinator:
Ms. Eleanor Alameda

Parish Office Volunteer:  Mrs. Anne Louise Heigho

Sunday School Staff:  Ms. Pat Brett

Nursery Staff:
Ms. Stephanie Kaas

Senior Warden:

Junior Warden:

Beverley Bryant Kelly Conway Toni Dick Kenna French
Mary Beth Gay Vincent Rubino Ron Victor

 & Deanery Representatives

Jo Greiner Betty Ann Owren Pat Waddell Ann Whyte

Saint Luke's Webmaster:
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