Location & Service Times: 10:00am @ 1025 Rosemont Road, West Linn, OR

Karin Chesnutt
Director of Music & Worship

Karin has been with involved with worship and music at Community of Faith since the formation of the church.  Before that, she was involved with the worship band at Our Saviors Lutheran Church for many years.  She has been a member of a Lutheran congregation for 19 years. 


Karin is currently  involved in music and ministry in the community as a private piano teacher and accompanist for the Westside Choir and Drama program.  Over the last 19 years she has accompanied the choirs at Stephenson Elementary, Jackson Middle School, and Wilson High School as well as many private music studios in Portland.  She has been involved in keeping the arts alive in the Portland Public Schools for more than 19 years.  


Karin grew up in Portland, attended Sunset High School, was confirmed at Trinity Episcopal Church in Portland in 1983, and received her Bachelor of Arts at Stanford University in 1988.  She is married to Jim, her husband of 26 years, and together they have 3 children: Erika (23 years old) who has completed undergraduate work at University of Oregon and is now starting graduate work at Pacific University in Occupational Therapy, Kristin (20 years old) at Stanford University, and Matthew (17 years old) at Westside Christian High School.  


Her hobbies include walking, cheering her kids on in athletic and music events, Women’s Bible Studies, and nurturing musicians in their love of the Lord and worship of Him.

Karin Chesnutt

  • 1025 Rosemont Road, West Linn, OR

  • 503-303-7035

    Phone Number
  • 503-303-7036

  • Email