Our Clergy

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Fr. Shawn McCain

Rector (Senior Priest)

Shawn is the founding rector of Resurrection. Upon completing an M.Div at Fuller Theological Seminary, he was ordained to the Deaconate in 2011, and the Priesthood in 2012. He and his wife Michelle have been married for over thirteen years and are parents of five kids: Mateo, Maddison, Aubri, Braelyn, and Emery. Shawn is currently studying for a D.Min. at Nashotah House Theological Seminary on sacramental missiology.

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Fr. Canon Perry Koon

Associate Rector & Canon Missioner

Perry has lived in Austin since 1996 and has been involved in 4 church start-ups. He completed a masters degree in Marriage and Family Therapy in 1993 and was ordained in 2009 to the Priesthood. He currently teaches 5th grade Reading and Social Studies in the Del Valle School District. He has been married to Wendey for 36 years and has two daughters and two granddaughters.

Our Staff

John Tucker

Curate & Director of Liturgy

John coordinates the worship life at Resurrection. He's a native Austinite and has recently moved back from a few stints in North Carolina, Dallas and Zambia, Africa where he spent over three years as a missionary. He is currently attending seminary and discerning Holy Orders.

Lauren McCain

Director of family

Lauren leads the family ministry at Resurrection. She recently moved from South Carolina with her husband, Seth. While in South Carolina, Lauren earned her B.S. in Biblical Studies and M.A. in Early Childhood and Elementary Education and has taught Pre-K through 2nd grade. She and Seth have been married for four years and have two sweet, active yellow labs. 

Nathan Reeder

Director of music

Nathan Reeder oversees the music and congregational singing at Resurrection. He earned an M.Div at Fuller Theological Seminary in 2007, is currently studying for an M.A. in Counseling at the Seminary of the Southwest and discerning a call to Holy Orders. He and Christy have been married for 14 years and have two children.

Michelle Johnston

Director of Administration

Michelle coordinates the administration needs of Resurrection. She studied Spanish and film and digital media at Baylor University and has worked most in operations and production roles for non-profits, small start up businesses and TV. She and Welden have been married since 2011.