Officers of the Barony of Shattered Crystal


Their Excellencies Of Shattered Crystal

Baron and Baroness – Their Excellencies, Baron Avery Austringer and Baroness Berengaria Mordant

Email: shatteredcrystal.excellencies at

The Baron and Baroness are the representatives of the King and Queen in the Barony of Shattered Crystal (the greater Southern Illinois area, including metro-east St Louis).  They are the ruling nobility of the Barony and can hold Court and give Baronial Awards. They serve at the pleasure of the Crown. Along with the Seneschal, they oversees the running of the Barony.

seneschalSeneschal  – Lady Celestria De Surmulot (Also known as: Randy Williams)

The Baronial Seneschal acts as the chapter president, directing the activities of the Barony and reporting to the Kingdom on its behalf. Email: shatteredcrystal.seneschal at

If you are interested in applying for a vacant office, please contact the Seneschal. If you are interested in becoming a deputy officer, please contact the relevant officer.

Deputy: Kallinikos of Rhodes  (Also known as: Nicholas Holsey)

heraldPursuivant (a.k.a. Herald)  – Kallinikos of Rhodes  (Also known as: Nicholas Holsey)

The local Herald assists the populace in designing period names and personal heraldry and coordinates heraldic services for Baronial events. Email: shatteredcrystal.herald at

Deputy: Vacant

exchequerExchequer  – Lady Cellach ni Thighearnaigh  (Also known as: Jo Fuchs)

The exchequer acts as the chapter treasurer, keeping track of the Baronial finances and completing the paperwork following Baronial events. Email: shatteredcrystal.exchequer at

Deputy: Vacant


chatelaine-1Chatelaine  – Beatrix van der Bosch  (Also known as: Andrea Holsey Lopez )

As the “Chatelaine” (pronounced “shat-eh-layne”), my job is to help you get started playing in the Society for Creative Anachronism. Feel free to contact me with any questions you may have. I can direct you to resources for getting started in the Society such as getting your first garb together, help you get connected with individuals in your area(s) of interest, and give you insight on how the SCA works, like “how is it different from a ren faire”.  And for the record, there is no such thing as a stupid question. Email: shatteredcrystal.chatelaine at

Deputy: Lady Celestia De Surmulot  (Also known as: Randy Williams)

Gold Key: Vacant

Demo Coordinator: Lady Celestia De Surmulot  (Also known as: Randy Williams)

                                       Email: demoinfo at


marshalKnight’s Marshal  – Baron Avery Austringer  (Also known as: Ted Kocot)

The knight marshal’s responsibility is to oversee the combat activities of the Barony; in particular, our knight marshal coordinates the heavy armored combat activities and practices. Email: shatteredcrystal.marshal at

Links for the Knight’s Marshall:

Deputy Knight Marshal:   Vacant

fencing_marshalRapier Marshal  –  Lord Bartelmeu le Wis(Also known as: Matthew Toje)

The rapier marshal coordinates the rapier combat activities for the Barony. Email: shatteredcrystal.rapier at

50x50xarcherymarshal-100x100.png.pagespeed.ic.sBdRaglzpxArchery Marshall Master Bubba Godgodson (Also known as: Rick Buzzard )

The archery marshal coordinates the archery activities for the Barony. Email: shatteredcrystal.archery at

equestrian_marshalEquestrian Marshal  –  Mistress Alphia birs Parz (Also known as: Alice Buzzard)

The equestrian marshal coordinates the equestrian activities for the barony. Email: shatteredcrystal.equestrian at

Thrown Weapons Marshal – Currently Vacant

The Thrown Weapons Marshal coordinates the thrown weapons range activities for the Barony. This include range safety, loaner equipment and teach of throwers in the various disciplines used on the range. Email: thrownweaponsmarshal at

Minister of Arts & Sciences – Lady Catalina Mellini called Lina

The Minister of Arts and Sciences plans classes and workshops and helps connect interested learners to artisans and teachers. Email: shatteredcrystal.moas at

Deputy MOAS: Mwynwen-Ysginidd (Called Strawberrie)

chronicler-1Chronicler – Lady Asa the Nine Fingered(Also known as: Kristi Cagle)

 The Chronicler assists in maintaining Baronial records and articles, such as our member database, published arts and sciences articles, and newsletters. Email: chronicler at

Deputy: Vacant

Minister of Youth  – Baroness Caroline de Mercier (Also known as: Carol Mercer)


The Minister of Children provides activities for the children of the Barony at local meetings and at Baronial events that both entertain and educate them about the Middle Ages. Email: shatteredcrystal.youth at

Deputy: Lady Dorcas the Lost

web_ministerWebminister  –  Lord Cristen Fynlo (Also known as: David Williams)

The Webminister maintains the Baronial website.

Email: shatteredcrystal.webminister at

Deputy: Vacant

web_ministerSocial Media OfficerBaronessa Petrona da Manciano

The Social Media Officer maintains web properties such as discussion boards, online documents, and social networking profiles and groups.

Email: shatteredcrystal.socialmedia at

Deputy: Vacant

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