Lori-Anne Boutin-Crawford grew up in Saskatchewan, and studied at
the University of Saskatchewan in Saskatoon, attaining a BEd
specializing in Secondary Education (2001) and a BA specializing in
Religious Studies and Russian (2005), including a year of study at
the University of St. Petersburg in Russia (2004). Lori-Anne worked as
a supply teacher in Leeds, England (2001-2002), taught English in
St. Petersburg, Russia (2004), and was a French-Immersion teacher
in Saskatoon at St. Gerardís (2005) and at the Saskatoon French
School (2005-2006); she was also an educator in Katsuyama and
Kamishihi in Japan (2006-2007), and in Hong Kong, China (2008-2009).
Although raised Roman Catholic, Lori-Anne officially converted to
the Lutheran faith in 2006, and commenced her seminary formation in
2008. Completing her MDiv at the Lutheran Theological Seminary in
Saskatoon (2012), Lori-Anne also studied for three semesters at the
Lutheran Theological Seminary in Hong Kong (2008-2009), and served as
an intern-pastor at the Lutheran Urban Mission Society in Vancouver,
Pr. Lori-Anne was ordained at her home parish, Augustana
Lutheran Church, in Saskatoon, SK on February 19th, 2012 after
joyfully accepted an exciting call to serve as co-pastor with Pr Hergy
at First Lutheran Church. She began her ministry here on March 1st,
2012, and was formally installed on March 18th, 2012.
Lori-Anne can be reached by phone at 604-435-6020 or in confidence by
email (you can use as well the form
below, but please make sure to include your contact information). You can also visit her website at http://www.pastorlori-anne.com/ or follow her on Twitter.