The Venerable Carl J. Eyberg
The Ven. Fr. Carl Eyberg currently serves The Church of the Holy Spirit – Anglican in Tulsa, OK. He is also Archdeacon in The Diocese of CANA East. He is married to Janet, and has five children and five grandchildren. A lifelong Anglican with an M.Div from Trinity, and additional D.Min coursework, Carl is very interested in clergy formation, and the coherent development of the ACNA.
Don has been married 47 years to Pamela. Together they have three children and six grandchildren.
Don is a retired Advertising Art Director, previously working both in Tulsa and San Francisco. Don and Pam are both founding members of Church of the Holy Spirit. Don served as a vestry member for twelve years, including the roles of Sr. and Jr. Warden, and sat on two building committees.
Don has a background in outreach, founding several ministries, and sitting on the board of directors of four ministries in Tulsa.
Don and Pam moved to Nashville in 2008 with a granddaughter and her music. Don was ordained as a Deacon by Archbishop Foley Beach in 2015.
Returning to Tulsa in 2016, Don is ministering through Church of the Holy Spirit as a home and hospital visitation minister.
The Vestry is composed of elected lay members and ordained presbyters of Church of the Holy Spirit. The Vestry governs the administrative affairs of the local church — hiring, space, budget, to list a few — and provides advice and counsel to the Rector and clergy on the direction of the church’s ministry.
With a deep faith since childhood, Brenda was drawn by the history and beauty of Anglicanism and found her home at Church of the Holy Spirit in 1998. She has served in various roles in the church throughout the years. Currently, in addition to Sr. Warden, she provides training to altar ministers – acolytes, lectors, and chalice bearers – and serves as a resource for child development, hospitality ministry, and communication. Brenda is a speech-language pathologist and an alumna of the University of Tulsa with a meaningful career working in the public school, university, and private practice settings. She is an avid chef and lifelong scholar who loves to read, paint, and travel.
Roy and his wife, Becky, moved to Broken Arrow in 2016 from Northern Virginia where they were members of the Falls Church. They immediately found a new home at Church of the Holy Spirit Anglican. Roy is Dean of the Northeastern State University Broken Arrow campus and teaches courses in the College of Business and Technology. His career has included 24 years of active duty in the U.S. Navy and over 10 years as an executive in the Department of Defense. Roy enjoys running and biking, research and writing, and an occasional golf outing.
A resident of the Tulsa area for 12 years, Brian was initially drawn to Anglican Church of the Holy Spirit by its reverential worship, meaningful liturgy, and celebration of life in Christ. Brian also discovered joy in serving as a Chalice Bearer, Acolyte, Lecter, and Usher over the past five years. He enjoys theology, travel, history and a rich family life. Degrees in Business and MIS along with the seasoned judgment in a long career supporting the US Army encouraged him to participate in the vestry.
With genuine gratitude for the life lessons on Christian faith taught to her by her parents and grandparents, Jean became a member of the Anglican Church of the Holy Spirit in 1987. Throughout the years, she has served in several ministries: altar guild, acolyte director, children’s Christian education program, and the prayer ministry. She is currently serving on the prayer ministry and the vestry.
Jean has a BA in Spanish and English Education as well as a Masters Degree in School Administration. She taught school for Tulsa Public Schools (TPS) and served as an assistant principal, principal of Central High School of Fine arts, and the principal of the Tulsa Learning Academy. She retired from Tulsa Public Schools in 2010 and served as the Director of Career and Tech Programs for Ysleta Independent School District (YISD) in El Paso, Texas for nine years, retiring in 2019. Then, she returned home to Tulsa where she spends time with her two daughters and four grandchildren, and her dog, Cooper.
Continually seeking God’s teachings and guidance, Joy and her family became members of The Anglican Church of the Holy Spirit in 2012 and found a parish home that nurtures acceptance and creates space for personal growth. Her husband of 22 years, Frank, previously served on the Vestry and maintains roles as chalice bearer and usher. Their daughter, Anna, is a freshman at the University of Oklahoma and during school breaks, is employed as an intern in the church office and serves in the nursery and has arranged flowers for the altar. Joy serves as a lector and serves in the nursery as well.
Joy education includes a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work and a Master’s degree in Human Relations. She has worked more than 30 years with a diverse population and in a variety of settings including law enforcement, community behavioral health, and institutional settings. Embarking in a new chapter as a Licensed Professional Counselor, Joy recently opened a private practice – Coffman Wellness – providing personalized therapy for adults dealing with anxiety, depression, trauma, addiction, grief, and life transitions.
Lisa is a native Oklahoman who worked in emergency medicine for the past 26 years. Her initial training was as a combat and flight medic for the Oklahoma Army National Guard. In addition, she worked as a paramedic at EMSA, Tulsa Life Flight, then the St Francis Trauma Emergency Center (TEC). Since completing her RN, work continued in the TEC and now endoscopy. Lisa is Director of the Altar Guild and part of the medical team here at The Anglican Church of the Holy Spirit. She enjoys reading, walking, and spending time as a cat mom to Gracie, Freddie, and Vashti.
Phil began attending CHSA following his marriage to Tammy in 1985. Tammy’s family were among the founding members of the church. They both appreciate the warm, friendly atmosphere and dedication to biblical liturgy that CHSA provides. Phil has served as an usher for several years and he and Tammy consider CHSA a great spiritual home.
Phil is originally from Bartlesville and received a BA and MA in fine arts from the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma and the University of Tulsa. He later became a school teacher and administrator. Before retiring in 2018, Phil spent 37 years in education, the last twenty-nine serving as an elementary principal.
Phil and Tammy have three children and one beautiful grandchild. Phil enjoys composing music, painting, and drinking coffee until 9:00 am!!
After a residence of 25 years in Arlington, Texas, Sheryl and her husband, Bud, moved to Tulsa to be near their children and found CHSA on the web before leaving. Upon arrival in December 2012, both immediately felt at home here and loved the faithful Christian fellowship. Sheryl and Bud have been married for 59 years and have 2 daughters and 6 grandchildren.
Sheryl has experience serving on the Vestry of her previous parish and now on the Vestry of ACHS. In addition, she is involved with women’s bible study, Daughters of the Holy Cross, and Christian ed.