Rev. Clarie Dietrich Ranna

Rev. Claire Dietrich Ranna began her ministry as Rector of Christ Episcopal Church Los Altos in February 2017. Originally from Shaker Heights, Ohio, Rev. Claire earned her B.A. at Duke University. Before pursuing theological education, she co-wrote and co-produced the award-winning documentary film Miss Representation. 


Rev. Claire earned her Master of Divinity at Berkeley Divinity School at Yale University in 2014 and served St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, as their seminarian. She previously served as Associate Rector of The Episcopal Church of St. Mary the Virgin in San Francisco. Rev. Claire is a guest contributor to, Young Clergy Women International, and also serves on the board of the Nambale Magnet School in Western Kenya. As Rector, she also sits on the board of Christ Church's parish school, Ventana.