Charissa Simmons

Canon for Children & Families

About Charissa:

Charissa is passionate about helping children to articulate their innate sense of God’s presence, and loves to create opportunities for children and adults to experience and wonder about God together. Charissa holds a BA in biology from Pacific Lutheran University, a certificate in Christian Formation from the Episcopal Seminary of the Southwest, and is a missioner for the Godly Play Foundation. She enjoys working and relaxing in her large backyard full of fir trees and is always on the lookout for a good novel.

 

Arrival at Trinity:

Charissa came to Trinity in 1987 to sing in the choir and joined the staff in 2007.

 

Fun fact:

Charissa was voted shyest girl in the school when she was in 9th grade.

Trinity Episcopal Cathedral

147 NW 19th Avenue (at NW Everett)

Portland, OR 97209

503-222-9811

cathedral@trinity-episcopal.org

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