Welcome to our new Rector, the Reverend Doctor Pamela Payne

Pam Payne

The Vestry of Trinity Church has called the Reverend Doctor Pamela Payne to serve as our Rector. She will begin her ministry with us in August.

The Rev. Dr. Pamela Payne was ordained to the priesthood in the Episcopal Diocese of Alabama, where she served as Rector at St. Michael’s, Fayette. Pam (as she wishes to be called) previously has served as a pastor, church musician, religious communicator, and teacher in the Midwest and South. She received her M.Div. from Christian Theological Seminary, Indianapolis, the Ph.D. in theology from Vanderbilt University, and a Diploma in Anglican Studies from the School of Theology, University of the South, Sewanee, Tennessee. Pam is a fellow with Greenfaith and with the Center for Religion and Environment, Sewanee. She is the mother of two grown sons, Daniel Allen, who lives in Philadelphia, and Christopher Allen, who lives in Indianapolis.