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​​​​St. Paul's Lutheran Church

Durham, North Carolina

1200 West Cornwallis Road
Durham, NC 27705-5731

Amanda Stoen, Preschool Director

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Susan Esposito, Parish Administrator

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Rev. Scott Anderson, Pastor


Pastor Anderson was called to St. Paul's Lutheran Church in August of 2012.  He attended Wagner College and received his MDIV from Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary.  Pastor Anderson is a second career pastor.  His previous employment was primarily in sales and marketing.  He was Executive Director of Habitat for Humanity of Wake County NC in the 1990s.   During his time at Habitat Pastor Anderson also received a Certificate in Nonprofit Management through Duke University.  He then taught in the Nonprofit Program for 11 years.   Pastor Anderson is married; he and his wife Kathy have one daughter, Rev. Marsha Anderson. Pastor Anderson loves to read, play golf and shop for antiques with his wife.

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Jacqueline Nappi, Minister of Music


Residing in Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina, musician Jacqueline Nappi is a pianist, harpsichordist, organist, teacher, and avid improviser. She performs regularly with the North Carolina Symphony, Mallarmé Chamber Players, Duke University, and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Past collaborations include Duke Performances, the Duke Chapel Bach Cantata Series, and piano improvisation for yoga classes at Global Breath Yoga Studio in downtown Durham. Jacqueline holds a Master of Music degree from SUNY Stony Brook, and a Bachelor of Music degree from The Hartt School. 

​Jacqueline is the Minister of Music at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Durham, Harpsichord/Organ Continuo instructor at UNC-CH, and Piano Teacher and Music Coordinator at Durham Academy. She is also Dean of the Durham-Chapel Hill Chapter of the American Guild of Organists.

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Alan Rigsbee, Bookkeeper

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Rev. Amanda Highben

Associate Pastor, Duke Lutherans

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