Adjunct Professor of Theology
B.A., State University of New York at Plattsburgh, 1977
Office: Luke Hall 202
Areas of Teaching and Research
- Teaching: Practical Theology, Ministry through the Lifecycle, Church Ministry, Leadership Development, Ministry on the Margins, Teaching Sacraments, Ministerial Formation, Visio Divina, The Saint John’s Bible, May-June, 2019
- Research: Economic Challenges Facing Future Church Ministers, Thriving Congregations, Ministerial Workplace and Engagement
- Service: Bridge-Builders for a Thriving Mission, Quality Administrator for Intercultural Diversity Inventory®, Facilitator for Siena Institute Called and Gifted Discernment Process, Certified Trainer for Stress Management and Resiliency Training (SMART) model®, Facilitator for SoulCollage®
- Holy Seeing from the Art of The Saint John’s Bible, Health Progress, Journal of the Catholic Health Association in the United States, May-June 2019
- Sadlier Religion, “Professional Development Essays for Elementary Curriculum Believe Celebrate, Live: Lectio Divina and Visio Divina”, New York, 2016.
- Illuminating Ministry Journal, Vol. 1, 2 and 3, co-editor with Victor Klimoski, Liturgical Press, 2010, 2014
- Seeing the Word Facilitator Manual, Liturgical Press, 2011
- Seeing the Word, Reflection Guides, editor, Liturgical Press, 2011-2012
- “Kindling the Divine Spark”, Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis, August, 2019
- “Community and Collaboration”, Conference for Pastoral Planning and Council Development, Kansas City, MO (April 2017).
- Parish Mission, Lumen Christi Catholic Church, St. Paul, MN (March 2017).
- “Seeing Mercy”, Diocese of Pensacola-Tallahassee, Diocesan Ministry Day keynote (September, 2016).
- “Self-Assessment of Ministerial Student’s Readiness for Ministry: The Learning Portfolio”, AGPIM Conference, Tucson, AZ 2011
- "Visio Divina: A Prayer Practice for Encountering God,” LA Congress, 2011
- Consultant to the Diocesan Planning Committee, Diocese of Saint Cloud
- Association for Graduate Programs in Ministry
- Served as Vice President, President and Past President (2014-2016)
- Catholic Association for Theological Field Education Leadership Committee, 2013-2016
- Association for Theological Field Education Planning Committee for Biennial Meeting, 2017
- Vice President, 2017-2018