Rev. John McClatchy - St. Martin's In the Desert

Rev. John McClatchy was ordained to the Priesthood on November 3, 2018 and is currently serving as Priest for Saint Martin’s in the Desert Episcopal Church Pahrump, Nevada

Previous work experience

  • Los Angeles County Sheriff Department three years
  • United States Air Force (Retired) twenty two years
  • Northrop Grumman Aerospace Industry six years
  • CCA Detention Center two years
  • Nathan Adleson Hospice Chaplain three years
  • Served as Sunday School teacher, Licensed Eucharistic Minister, Pastoral Visitor, Chalice Bearer.
  • Served as vestry member and Senior Warden in Louisiana, Utah, Colorado Springs
  • Served the Bishop of Utah on her Strategic Planning project
  • Elected Vice President of Diocesan Council in Utah
  • Attended Park University awarded BS Degree in Human Resource Management,
  • Attended CDSP via online courses as postulant and continue to attend ongoing courses for personal/professional growth.
  • Attended Cursillo in 1987, served on staff twice
  • Serve as Spiritual Director for Via De Cristo events
  • Lead youth Happenings events.
  • Attend local NYE County Coalition meetings for Pahrump events.
  • Certified Six Sigma green belt in process improvement, design and development
  • Lead project teams focused on specific corporate missions
  • Facilitated program and project improvement teams

Continuing Goals: Continue to maintain a strong prayer life and continuous exploration of scripture so as to serve God in His church along with assisting others in their spiritual journey and growth in Christ.