Alumni Council

The Divinity School Alumni Council is a volunteer group of alumni who provide the Dean with input from their perspectives as graduates now engaged in a range of professions.


Benjamin Dueholm, MDiv’07
Interim Associate Minister, Messiah Lutheran Church, Wauconda, IL









William George, PhD '90William George, PhD’90
Professor of Theology, Dominican University









John Holt, PhD’77
William R. Kenan, Jr., Professor of the Humanities, Bowdoin College








Sanhya JhaSandhya Jha, MDiv’05, MPP’05
Director, Oakland Peace Center; Director of Interfaith Programs, East Bay Housing Organizations









Pamela Jones, MDiv’97, PhD’10
Assistant Professor of Religion, Central Michigan University


Ralph Keen, PhD’90
Professor of History and Arthur J. Schmitt Foundation Chair in Catholic Studies, University of Illinois Chicago








Michael KesslerMichael Kessler, AM’97, PhD’03
Associate Director, Berkeley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs, and Visiting Assistant Professor of Government, Georgetown University; Adjunct Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center





Laura Lieber, PhD’03
Associate Professor of Religion, Duke University







Victoria RhiesVictoria Ries, AM’75, PhD’83
Leader of the Parish, St. Catherine of Siena Church, Seattle






Claire RothschildClare Rothschild, PhD’03
Associate Professor of Theology, Lewis University










Garry SparksGarry Sparks, MDiv’04, PhD’11
Assistant Professor, Religious Studies, George Mason University






Rob Wilson-Black, MA'92, PhD'02
CEO, Sojourners; Board Co-Chair of the National Museum of American Religion