Meet the Staff

  • TBA
    LEAD Pastor

  • The Rev. Stephanie M. Lape

    Associate Pastor | Phone: (714) 879-8290

    Pastor Stephanie is married to Eric, her high school sweetheart and philosophy professor, and they have two children ages 15 and 11. Stephanie's undergraduate degree is in Religious Studies, she has a Masters of Arts in Transpersonal Psychology (the psychology of religious experience) and a Masters of Divinity degree. Stephanie has been a teacher most of her adult life, teaching high school psychology and religious studies, and community college comparative religions. She has had experience in youth ministry, college campus ministry, and leading workshops and seminars on psychological and spiritual development. Stephanie was ordained as a pastor in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America in April 2015 and couldn't be happier working with the good people of St. Paul and Shepherd of the Hills. 

    From Pastor Stephanie: "Welcome to our church community! We hope you know you are invited to all that we do and, even more importantly, we hope you feel the unconditional love of Christ here."   

  • W. Christian Winn

    Minister of Music | Phone: (714) 879-8290

    Born in Galt, California, Chris attended Lodi Academy and Pacific Union College, Angwin, California. He taught music two years at Pacific Union College Prepatory School; one year at Fresno Adventist Academy, and five years in the Garden Grove Unified School District. He has studied at the graduate level at Cal State Fullerton. He has studied voice with J. Susan Brenner. He has performed in and been Music Director of Local Musical Theater. Chris has been Director of Music at St. Paul for 21 years. If you haven't seen this man perform, you have missed something special! Chris loves what he does..and it shows! 

  • Lori Seargeant

    Office Administrator  | Phone: (714) 879-8290

    Lori has been working at various churches for the past 30 years and at St. Paul since 2002. Her husband, The Rev. Matthew Seargeant is currently serving at Chino UMC. Married over 30 years, they have two daughters, Jessica and Nicole. And now welcome one granddaughter, Haley to the family! She has a Webmaster Certificate from Cal State Fullerton and worked in the software/digital graphics industry for more than 9 years.