The Rev. Julia Wakelee

The Rev. Julie Wakelee has been rector at St. Alban's in Albany since November 2009.  She holds a B.A. in political science from Occidental College in Los Angeles, California and received her theological training at the Church Divinity School of the Pacific (M.Div.) and the Graduate Theological Union (M.A. in ethics and social theory), both in Berkeley, California.

She has served parishes in the Diocese of Los Angeles and the Diocese of California, is a long-time member of the Episcopal Peace Fellowship, and loves being a parish priest.

Contributions to the larger life of the Church have included editing the Enriching Our Worship volume on daily prayer Daily Prayer for All Seasons and serving as a co-convener of the first Province VIII gathering for female clergy, held in Burlingame, California in the fall of 2009. She currently serves as vice-chair of the Diocese of California's Commission on Ministry.