The Rev. Randal Gardner

Randal comes to Grace Cathedral after serving parishes in Olympia and San Diego.  He and Cathy have been married for 38 years; and his grown sons also live in California, one in San Diego and one at Humboldt State University.

Randal is a Trustee and Treasurer for the Church Divinity School of the Pacific and has been part of the faculty of the Doctor of Ministry Program in the Virginia Theological Seminary for eight years.  In San Diego he served on the Board for Episcopal Community Services.  In Olympia he served on the Boards for Northwest Harvest, the nation's largest non-governmental, non-corporate hunger relief program, and on the Community Housing Foundation for the Mercer Island Clergy Association.  Also in Olympia he served as chaplain to Episcopalians using Seattle University for a significant part of their seminary education and formation.