DIOCESAN MINISTRY STAFF
director / youth missioner
For 15+ years of ministry, Holle has remained committed to creating inclusive spaces where each person can be their most authentic self.
After attending Dallas Baptist University (B.A.) and Fuller Theological Seminary (M.Div), Holle worked in a variety of church and nonprofit environments in Georgia, Texas, and the Pacific Northwest before accepting the call to serve in the Diocese of Atlanta in August 2021.
Holle enjoys writing, live music, and watching reruns of Law & Order. She lives in Atlanta's West End with Liz the Dog and a cat named Barry.
Diocesan Campus Missioner /
The Rev. Clayton Harrington is the Episcopal Campus Missioner at UGA. He is also the Associate Rector for Youth and Young Adult Ministries at Emmanuel Episcopal Church in Athens, Georgia. In addition to his work in Athens, Clayton serves as the Spiritual Director for EYC's Happening retreats.
In these roles, Clayton is passionate about the potential of Christian community, worship, and service to empower youth and young adults to grow into the people that God has made them to be.
Clayton is a graduate of Campbell University (B.A.), and the Candler School of Theology (M.Div).
intern for digital media
Arianna Cantillo is from Smyrna, Georgia and is a first year at the University of Georgia with an intended double major in International Affairs and
She has been an active member of EYC since middle school, participating in and leading retreats through the Youth Commission and Happening Steering Committee.
As the social media intern, Arianna is responsible for creating and curating social media content, as well as supporting the students serving on Diocesan Youth Commission and the retreat teams.
Kat serves as the Missioner for both Georgia Tech and Oglethorpe. She is our longest tenured Campus Missioner, having served since 2015.
Kat is passionate about Suicide Prevention work and facilitating workshops whenever needed.
Georgia Tech is known for their coffee shop, so stop by Grace House and grab a cup on us!
Ciara Castenell came to Atlanta and the Episcopal Church through The Road Episcopal Service Corps. she served at the Church of the Common Ground, an outdoor church for individuals experiencing homelessness.
Ciara currently serves as Coordinator for Children’s Ministries at The Cathedral of St. Philip. She lives with her husband, Andre, and their dog, Smuckers in Southwest Atlanta.
Spencer Musick is the Interim Campus Missioner for NW Georgia, serving Berry College and others.
A native of Rome, he joined
St. Peter's Episcopal Church in 2003 and has been a faithful member ever since, even as his travels for school and work have taken him halfway around the world on multiple occasions. In his spare time, Spencer is an avid middle and long-distance runner.
Dena serves as the Campus Missioner of Middle Georgia, serving Mercer and others.
Previously, Dena served as a Pastor in the Methodist Church. Dena became an Episcopal layperson in 2008 ago and is an active member of
St. Francis Episcopal.
Chelsi serves as the
Campus Missioner for the AUC, a group of colleges including Clark Atlanta, Morehouse,
Chelsi is currently seeking her MDiv at Mercer Atlanta. Chelsi loves to offer students a break from the everyday school life with events like Bible study, spa days. and even a cooking class! Chelsi also serves as the Host of the Podcast A Brave Space with Dr. Catherine Meeks.
The Rev. John Hamilton serves as the Campus Missioner of University of North Georgia.
Although not an official member of Bishop's Staff, his parish gives some of his time to Campus Ministry. He currently serves as Rector of St. Elizabeth's