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Director of Extension Ministries

Assistant Professor of Homiletics

Academic Dean


BA, Bethany College, 1973
MA, West Virginia University, 1975
PhD, University of Pittsburgh, 1983
MAR, Trinity Episcopal School for Ministry, 1998


I challenge my students to become partners in learning. I enjoy a vibrant learning environment, where I, too, learn. I also facilitate the taking of personal responsibility for being engaged and engaging.

Research Interests:

Shakespeare; Christianity and the arts; the integration of theatre and the gospel as Story.

Speaking Topics:

Church History