Support Team

Kathryn Campbell,  Executive Coordinator

Before deciding she had to become an Episcopal priest, The Rev. Kathryn S. Campbell, Ph.D., D.Min., was a professor in the English Department at the University of Iowa, where she taught medieval languages and literatures. Thirty years as a country priest in rural Iowa, and she still loves to learn and teach and hopes you do, too.


A.B. and M.A. in English, University of Kansas, Lawrence; Postgraduate study in Celtic languages and literatures, University of Aberdeen, Scotland; Ph.D. in Comparative Literature, University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana; D.Min., Church Divinity School of the Pacific, Berkeley, California.


Graduate faculty, English Department of University of Iowa: Old English, early Irish, early Welsh, Old Norse. Diocese of Iowa Theological Consultant: e-seminary, Summer Ministries School and Retreat, mentoring. Associates of Iowa Cistercians.


C. Christopher Epting

The Rt. Rev. C. Christopher Epting was Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Iowa from 1988 until 2001. Before that he was a parish priest in the Diocese of Central Florida for sixteen years. Following his tenure in Iowa, Bishop Epting served for nine years as the Presiding Bishop's Deputy for Ecumenical and Interfaith Relations. In retirement, Epting and his wife Susanne Watson Epting live in Iowa City, Iowa.