All of our staff have a vital commitment to the life and ministry of Holy Comforter. All of them work part-time but none of them have a part-time attitude to their ministry here. Some are paid and others volunteer their time, but all are vital to the life of our church.


Vivian Vaiden

Parish Administrator

Choir Accompanist/Big Rock Praise Band

Vivian is a talented musician who not only accompanies our Adult Choir as organist/pianist but is an integral part of our contemporary worship group, the Big Rock Praise Band (named for the iconic "big rock" that graces the front of our property). She is the mother of three and teaches piano.

Lara Fort

Lara Fort

Business Administrator

Lara is responsible for all the financial aspects of the church, along with Treasurer, Angela Prettelt. She has been with us since 2004 and also works with other area churches with their financial operations. Lara is married to Kevin, who works for Columbia County. They are the proud parents of two boys and a girl.