Rev. Brittany Tamminga

Associate Pastor

Brittany Tamminga was installed as Associate Pastor in November of 2015. Called to ministry at a young age, Brittany discovered her passion for parish ministry while serving as the Director of Student Ministries at the First Presbyterian Church of Oceanside in California (2006-2010).

Brittany graduated from California State University, Fullerton in 2010 with a BA in Religious Studies, before going on to study at Princeton Theological Seminary, where she received her Masters of Divinity in 2013. While in Princeton, Brittany served as an Intern in Pastoral Care at Nassau Presbyterian Church, as well as a Theological Student Advisory Delegate to the 220th General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church (USA) as a member of the Civil Union and Marriage Issues Committee.

Following her graduation from Seminary, Brittany returned to San Diego where her husband, a Hospital Corpsman and Cardiovascular Technician, is stationed with the Navy. Most recently, Brittany served as the Director for Youth and Children’s Ministries at Pioneer Oceanview United Church of Christ (2014-2015) and as a Clinical Pastoral Education Resident at VITAS – Innovative Hospice Care (2013-2014), both in San Diego.

Brittany and her husband Timothy Tamminga enjoy spending time with their many nieces and nephews; in her free time, she enjoys cooking, gardening, and watching corny movies.

You may contact Brittany through the church office, (540) 373-7057, or email her.