Officers of the Barony of Shattered Crystal


Her Excellency Of Shattered Crystal

Baroness Her Excellency, Baronessa Petrona da Manciano (Also known as: Christina Rivelli) Email: baroness at

The Baroness is the representative of the King and Queen in the Barony of Shattered Crystal (the greater Southern Illinois area, including metro-east St Louis).  She is the ruling nobility of the Barony and can hold Court and give Baronial Awards. She serves at the pleasure of the Crown. Along with the Seneschal, she oversees the running of the Barony.

seneschalSeneschal  – Mistress Berengaria Mordant

 (Also known as: Patty Kocot)

The Baronial Seneschal acts as the chapter president, directing the activities of the Baronial 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.

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


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


chatelaine-1Chatelaine  – Master Avery Austringer  (Also known as: Ted Kocot)


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 and Gold Key: Vacant

Demo Coordinator: Lady Celestia De Surmulot  (Mundane Name: Randy Williams)

                                       Email: demoinfo at


marshalKnight’s Marshal  – Master 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:   

Additional Baronial Marshals:

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

Youth Marshal – Lady Brigid MacCauley (Also known as: Kelly Sexton)

The Youth Marshal coordinates our youth fighting and combat activities for the Barony.  Email: boffermarshal 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

chronicler-1Chronicler Currently Vacant

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

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

web_ministerWebminister  –  Lord Fintan Mac Aldin

The Webminister maintains the Baronial website.

Email: shatteredcrystal.webminister at


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

Last Updated by Webminister on 10/21/2020

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