Shelley Booth DenneyThe Reverend Shelley Booth Denney, Rector

Shelley started as our rector on September 13, 2015. She comes to us from St. Richard’s of Chichester in Lake Arrowhead, CA. Shelley is married to Reverend David Starr.





Susie Ferguson

Susie Ferguson, Children and Youth Ministries Director

Susie, who has been an ECA member since 1981, accepted the Director of Children and Youth Ministries position in October 2011, fulfilling two of her passions. First, she loves teaching and interacting with children and youth. Second, Susie enjoys bringing others into a closer relationship with Christ. She also loves writing dramas for all ages, which she incorporates into a variety of programs.


Ruthanne Adams Martinez

Ruthanne Adams Martinez, Office Manager

Ruthanne is a native of Almaden. She’s been with JV churches for 7 years in the role of Handbell Director and is excited to add on this new position. She has an accounting and musical background. She is an excellent harpist, which she plays professionally throughout the Bay Area. Her passions include art, writing, dancing, and many outlets of music. Ruthanne lives with her husband, Joe.



Holly McCulloughHolly McCullough, Building Bridges Program Coordinator

Holly McCullough joined ECA early in 2017 as the building Bridges Coordinator. Here at ECA, Holly is building a community of moms and preschool-aged children as well as reminding us all of our call to reach out in community through monthly “Let’s ROC” worship events. Holly loves cooking and being at the table with friends and family. Holly is married to Bill and together, they are raising two young children.