Kendy Easley

AAEC Class of 2021 (Washington; PST)

Kendy Easley

Kendy Easley, MA '82, MDiv '87, serves as executive pastor/head of staff at Bethany Community Church's six locations in the Seattle area. She led teams at Bellevue Presbyterian Church (2007–2015) and at Sammamish Presbyterian Church (2001–2007). Easley earned an MDiv and an MA in Christian education from Princeton Theological Seminary, and a BA in psychology from UCLA. She also served on the advisory councils for the Princeton Seminary Institute of Youth Ministry and Fuller Seminary's Christ & Cascadia Institute, focused on the Faith & Work movement and Cascade Fellows.

Easley met her husband, Tyler Easley, while working as a pot washer as a student at Princeton Seminary. Tyler Easley, (who earned both an MDiv and ThM from Princeton Seminary), they have two grown children, Maddie and Mason. Easley has climbed Mt. Rainier, and she and Tyler rode from Seattle to Vancouver on a tandem bicycle in 2014. She also enjoys raising chickens, gardening, feasting, hiking, and reading.

Educating faithful Christian leaders.

Associate Rector at Trinity Church, Princeton, New Jersey

Nancy Hagner, Class of 2013

“Preaching is one of the most important things we do as pastors. You get to challenge people’s minds and hearts, as the gospel challenges all of us.”