Welcome to Church of the Ascension

Meet Our Team

Our church staff members work to equip and inspire people to follow Jesus Christ, grow in their faith, connect in community, and share God's great love to the world.


Rev. Dr. Jim Sorvillo, Sr.

Associate Rector

Rev. Bill Burkett


Rev. Sandy Jamieson

Parish Administrator

Maggie Talbot

Financial Administrator

Beverley Cline

Music Minister

Dr. Matthew Estes

Head of School

Pam Rilling

Youth Ministry

Susan Katte


Brian McCracken

Social Media / AV

Chris Fairchild


Jeanne Estes


The vestry is the legal representative of the parish with regard to all matters pertaining to its corporate property. Vestry members are elected annually.

  • James McArthur, Senior Warden 
  • Kyle Jones, Junior Warden
  • Jeff Jennings, Treasurer
  • Marte Toohill, Clerk
  • Kelly Corcoran
  • Elizabeth Dale
  • Peter Gibson
  • Clark Lea, Jr.
  • Rachael Moore​
  • Karla Myers
  • Sam Pilato
  • Jodi Sibson
  • Carole Whittle