Reverend Mother Jean, Assistant Priest
The Rev. Jean Campbell grew up in the Episcopal Church and has spent her adult life working in the church. From 1974 to 2009 she was a member of the Order of St. Helena, a religious community in the Episcopal Church. As a lay woman she served as a teacher, leader of retreats, spiritual director, and as a consultant in liturgical spirituality. She has been active in the national church serving for many years on the Standing Liturgical Commission, the International Anglican Liturgical Consultation, and as a member of the Council of Associated Parishes. Mother Jean was ordained to the priesthood in 1990 and has served as a member of a cluster ministry in Newburgh, NY; St. Mark’s Chelsea, NY as a part-time priest; Zion, Wappingers Falls, NY as a Youth minister; and for the past ten years she served as Rector of Trinity Church, Fishkill, NY. She retired in July 2015 and moved to Rio Rancho in August 2015. She holds a MA in theology from the University of Notre Dame, and a DD from Seabury Theological Seminary. She has also studied at the General Theological Seminary in NYC.