Trinity Avenue is blessed with a strong pastoral and administrative staff.

our pastors & Staff:
Rev. Dr. Katie Crowe

Senior Pastor

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Katie became the pastor of this caring community in 2012. She and her husband Rob have a son named Dillon, love Durham, and are excited about the ways that God is at work in and through Trinity Ave.

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Lori Hardin

Director of Weekday School

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Lori has been the director of the TAPC Weekday School since September of 2005.  She is married to Jim Hardin and is the mother of three TAPC Weekday School graduates:  Carolyn, Maren, and Jesse.

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919-530-8163

Tina Petrillo

Business Manager

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Tina has been the business manager since the Obama Administration.  She makes sure we have electricity and running water.

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919-682-3865

Rev. Tommy Grimm

Associate Pastor

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Tommy joined the team in Fall 2013.  He and his wife, Mary, have two children and love Durham for its many coffee shops hospitable to weekend reading, for the Carolina Theatre and its independent films, and for the lively local eateries.

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Jenni Albright

Youth Ministry Director

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Jenni has been at Trinity Avenue since moving to Durham in 2006. One of her greatest passions is now her job:working with youth. They inspire Jenni with their energy, kindness, and openness. She is honored to grow in faith alongside them.

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David Steinbrenner

Communication Coordinator

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David has been with TAPC since Spring 2017.  When not professionally "communicating," he enjoys reading geeky theology books, punk rock and hip hop music, and spending time with his wife, Jessica, and their two kids.

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919-682-3865

Harry Jansen

Director of Music Ministry

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Harry has served TAPC as choral director and organist since October 1996. When not totally occupied with music, he enjoys advanced woodworking, competitive cycling and keeping up with his wife Jeanette and his two daughters.

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Marcia Floding

Children's Ministry Director

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Marcia began as our Director of Children's Ministries in Spring 2018.  Originally from the Midwest, she brings a wealth of experience and care to serving our community's children.

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Lisa Drummond

Hospitality Coordinator

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Lisa is a key part of our team, helping to welcome and orient different community partners to our facilities for their use.  Lisa is also one of our stellar teachers in the Weekday School.

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