Deacon Clare Josef-Maier - Christus House/Campus Ministry
Deacon Clare is the Lutheran campus minister to University of Oregon and Lane Community College and a collaborative minister for Emmaus, United, and Central Lutheran churches. Born and raised in Oregon, she studied Religion and Women's & Gender Studies at Pacific Lutheran University and Pastoral Counseling at Seattle University's School of Theology in Washington.
Clare has served the church in a range of capacities, from ELCA-churchwide gender justice work to local interfaith networking. Clare is enthusiastic about the depth and breadth Christian faith, and enjoys journeying with others in their questions, hopes and fears, and perpetual discovery.