Staff & Leaders

Staff & Leaders

Rector/Senior Pastor

The Rev. Hunter Ruffin

The Rev. Hunter Ruffin is our Pastor and welcomes a conversation with you! Whether you’ve got spiritual questions you want to explore or are wrestling with a life transition (e.g. relationship/family difficulties, job loss, grief or loss), Hunter is glad to be a non-judgmental listening ear. While Hunter is not a counselor or therapist, he is always delighted to refer you to a specialist, when it is appropriate, who can help even more. He is always available by appointment, but…
Assistant for Communications

Christian Rodriguez-Ortiz

Christian assists with all things communication at Church of the Epiphany-Tempe. From email newsletters to printing bulletins to managing our website to sharing what’s happening around the parish on social media, Christian helps all of us stay on top of the many things happening at Church of the Epiphany! In addition to supporting digital and print communications, Christian is studying audio engineering at Maricopa Community College, and we benefit from his knowledge on Sunday mornings during worship.