Brynn Harrington



Master of Divinity

Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary

Recipient of the Lacey Yowell Ould Scholarship, Pierce Fellowship, Partnership Scholarship, and Church Planting Fellowship

Summer Programme

Oxford University

Completed Coursework: 

Shakespeare's Christian Humanism, Literature and the Christian Tradition

Work experience

Work experience
1995 - Present

Celtic Harpist
Sep 2011 - Present

Associate Pastor

Highrock North Shore

Responsible for: 

  • Pioneering and developing the Hospitality Ministry Team (Sunday mornings) 
  • Pioneering a Young Adults Ministry
  • Pioneering a College Ministry and International Student Outreach
  • Pastoral Care and Counseling
  • Discipleship of our Creative Arts Team
  • Overseeing Arts Outreach and some service initiatives 
  • Lead a Neighborhood Small Group
  • Serving on the preaching and teaching rotation
  • General administrative responsibilities
May 2011 - Sep 2011

Executive Leadership Team, Assistant to the President

Synergy Women's Network

Responsible for: 

  • Assisting the President with research, event planning, and marketing 
  • Board communication 
  • Creating and maintaining the company bookstore 
  • Video editing 
  • Designing company documents 
  • Creating and maintaining a donor database
Jun 2008 - Aug 2010

High School Ministry Staff

Peachtree Presbyterian Church

Responsible for: 

  • Outreach to and discipleship of the church's high school students
  • Recruiting and supporting adult volunteers
  • Leading weekly small group 
  • Pioneering and developing the High School Student Leadership Team, Student Worship Band, and iServe service opportunities in the church
  • Planning annual and recurring student events, special worship services, service projects, retreats, fundraisers, ski trips, summer camp, and mission trips to Chicago, Los Angeles, and Costa Rica
  • Planning and leading Sunday morning and evening programs 
  • Designing all teaching curriculum
  • Giving Sunday morning and evening messages 3+ times per month
  • Creating a printed magazine for high school students (see sample in the side column) 
  • Creative staff videos and event advertising
Oct 2007 - May 2008

Executive Assistant to the Special Advisor to the President

Azusa Pacific University

Responsible for: 

  • Managing the Special Advisor's schedule 
  • Planning and executing fundraising events 
  • Organizing and tracking fundraising and donor information
  • Communicating with donors and prospective donors on behalf of the university 
May 2007 - Oct 2007

Student Ministries Intern

First Presbyterian Church of Monrovia

Responsible for: 

  • Outreach to and discipleship of the church's high school students
  • Planning and leading Sunday morning and evening programs 
  • Planning student events, outings, and a retreat
  • Giving Sunday morning and evening messages 6+ times per month
Jun 2006 - May 2007

Senior Corporate Concierge

Circles, Inc.

Responsible for: 

  • Developing and building customer relationships
  • Completing projects for clients such as travel planning, wedding planning, entertainment recommendations, reservations, and personal research
Sep 2002 - Jun 2005

Admissions Intern

Gordon College

Responsible for: 

  • Travel arrangements for Admissions Counselor 
  • Recruiting, hosting, and relationship-building with prospective students
  • Organizing and tracking application information 
  • Giving tours of the college 
2002 - 2004

Family Ministries

Presbyterian Church of the Master

High School Ministry: Intern (Summer, 2004) 

Student Ministries: Director of Club H20 Youth Surf Camp (Summer, 2003) 

Children's Ministry: Intern (Summer, 2002)