Linda Goertz was ordained to the diaconate in 2015 and has previously served as parish deacon at St. David of Wales in Portland; she’s delighted at the opportunity to serve at Christ Church. Linda has also been employed for the past two years as part-time Pastoral Care Minister at St. John the Evangelist in Milwaukie. Linda and her husband LeRoy Goertz, a sculptor, have lived in SE Portland over 30 years. Linda is newly certified as a spiritual director. One of her favorite activities is watching birds in the beautiful Northwest!