Debra Sabino

The Rev. Debra Sabino was ordained in the Diocese of Northern California in 1999 and has served parishes in the Diocese since then. Debra has a love and passion for worship, liturgy and creating sacred spaces which help foster an encounter with the Holy Spirit. She also has a special interest in Elder Mediation and works with families who are dealing with issues involving aging parents.

She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Eastern Michigan University and earned her M.A. and her Master of Divinity at the Pacific School of Religion. She has a certificate of Theological Studies from the Franciscan School of Theology and a certificate in Elder Mediation from Pepperdine University School of Law.

Prior to ordination she worked in conflict resolution as a mediator, a pastoral counselor, a hospice chaplain, and an elementary school teacher.

She is married to Rob Sabino and has five children and four grandchildren.