At Canterbury we are graced with the presence of great clergy, who inspire, encourage, and strengthen us as individuals and as a community to do God's work in the world!
Pastor Sylvia has been the Rector at St. Thomas of Canterbury since Fall, 2015. She holds a BFA in Ballet Performance from the University of Utah, an MA in Liturgy and the Arts from Pacific School of Religion, and Certificates of Anglican Studies and Theological Studies from Church Divinity School of the Pacific in Berkeley, CA. Prior to her call as rector of St. Thomas of Canterbury, she served for five years as the Assistant Rector at St. Gregory of Nyssa Episcopal Church in San Francisco, CA. As a priest, dancer, teacher, and mother of three young children, Sylvia is passionate about inviting people of all ages to encounter the divine in worship that is embodied, sacramental, participatory, and intergenerational.