Sojourn Chaplaincy at San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center

Honoring The Spirit Through Loving Care And Service

About Us

Spiritual Care Manager

The Rev. Floyd Trammell Telephone: (415) 206-8983


Fr. Bruce J. Lery, sm Telephone: (415) 206-8119

Bruce is a perpetually professed member of the Society of Mary, Marists, ordained as a Catholic priest in 1987. Fr. Bruce ministers at SFGHTC under the auspices of the Catholic Archdiocese of San Francisco.

Before profession Bruce worked for the federal government in Chicago and in San Franciscocoordinating environmental planning for municipalities, and for regional associations of governments. Since ordination, Fr. Bruce has served as pastor, or in pastoral roles for communities (including military reservations) in Phoenix, AZ; the San Francisco Bayarea; Kauai, HI, and Washington, D.C. In all of these geographical areas Fr. Bruce has been actively engaged in detention ministries, and in Spiritual Direction.

In the early 1990’s Fr. Bruce ministered to persons living with HIV/AIDs; doing so primarily in the Tenderloin of SF (Network Ministries), within the SF Jail system, and at SFGH. At SFGH Bruce participated in the Sojourn training for HIV/AIDS ministers, and remained to volunteer at Sojourn until transferred by his religious community from the Bay Area.

Academically Bruce has received M.A. (Botany), and M.Div. degrees. He has completed most academic course work for a D.Min. degree and has actively studied Spiritual Direction in Pecos, NM, and at the Washington Theological Union.

Administrative Coordinator

David Stickley    Telephone: (415) 206-8918

David joined Sojourn Chaplaincy in April 2014, bringing with him a wealth of Retail Management and Office Administration experience. He holds a degree in Business Management from Ithaca College, and a degree from School for Deacons in Diaconal Studies. Ordained in June 2009, David is a deacon in the diocese of California, currently deployed  at St. Francis Episcopal Church in San Francisco, and having also served at St. Aidan’s and Holy Innocents.





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