St. James Staff

The Rev. Rowan  Larson

Rector
The Rev. Rowan Larson (they/them) became Rector of St. James in January of 2024. A graduate of Union Theological Seminary (NYC), Rev. Rowan previously served at churches in Newton and Cambridge in the Diocese of  Massachusetts. Rev. Rowan married their wife, Kelsey Larson (she/her), in Ennis, MT in 2019. When Rev. Rowan is not at St. James, they can most likely be found at their barn in Manhattan with their dressage horse, Ramsey, a 17.1 hh Shire/Friesian cross. Rev. Rowan also enjoys reading, fiber arts, fly fishing, and hiking. 

Emerson Martz

Parish Administrator

The Rev. Connie Campbell-Pearson

Organist and Music Director

The Rev. Greg Smith

Priest Associate

The Rev. Valerie Webster

Priest Associate
The Rev. Valerie Webster (she/her) is delighted to be sharing in the ministry of St. James in her semi-retirement. Rev. Valerie was previously the Associate Priest at All Saints in Big Sky. She currently serves as the  Ecumenical & Interreligious Officer for the Episcopal Diocese of Montana, as the Vice-President  of TEC's Episcopal Diocesan Ecumenical & Interreligious Officers Board, and is the
Moderator of the Gallatin Valley Interfaith Association. She is also a trained spiritual director. 

St. James Vestry

Senior Warden (pro tem): Brad Foster
Junior Warden: Michael Harney
Treasurer: Cindy Shewey
Clerk: Connie Cox-Young
Vestry Members: Laura Catlin, Judi Farrington, Frances Graham, Steve Exley, Leslie Piercy, Jessica Wilson, Wendy Wilson