Vancouver School of Theology

Forming thoughtful, engaged and generous Christian leaders for the church in the 21st century

VST

Dean’s Office

In the tapestry of VST’s daily becoming, the warp and weft of our community lives is held in the loving and competent hands of our many staff.

VST Staff Community

Coming from diverse backgrounds and varied stories to join us in this work, our staff team creates the context for both the ministry of education and of hospitality which so defines the VST experience. In his reflection on the meaning of the human journey, Jean Vanier speaks a truth: “Life is a difficult and suffering path; it is in the companionship of courageous and caring others, that we summon the will to carry on.” These words speak directly to the daily offering of the VST staff community. With shoulders behind complicated wheels in changing times, these companions hold us. It is together, only together, that we see our work rise, our trepidation recede and our work become.

Directory

VST Directory



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Maryann Amor





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Rev. Dixie Black



Sessionals

Sessional Instructor



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Rev. Victor Kim





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Rev. Michelle Slater



Board of Governors Profile


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Nicola Hayward



Sessionals


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The Rev. Dr. Canon Travis O’Brian





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Catalina Parra



Indigenous Studies Program

Administrative Coordinator



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Rev. Anne Privett





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Rev. Grant Rodgers





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Dr. Heather F. Clarke



Board of Governors, VST Foundation

Chancellor of VST

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Dr. Tim Hegedus





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Rod Thomson





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Dr. Patricia J. Vickers



Sessionals, Indigenous Studies Program

Instructor



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William R. Crockett



Affiliated Faculty

Emeriti



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Samaya Jardey



Sessionals, Indigenous Studies Program

Instructor



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The Rev. Dr. Robert (Bob) Paul



Board of Governors, Regular Faculty

Professor of Mission Theology

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Terry Anderson



Affiliated Faculty

Emeriti



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Michael Francis



Board of Governors, VST Foundation

Chair of the Board of Governors

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Rev. Dr. Dale W. Johnson



Sessionals

Instructor



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Richard G. Leggett



Affiliated Faculty

Emeriti



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The Right Rev. Dr. Logan McMenamie



Board of Governors

Anglican Church Appointee

Profile


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Rev. Raymond C. Aldred



Regular Faculty, Indigenous Studies Program

Director of the Indigenous Studies Program

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Jim Lindenberger



Affiliated Faculty

Emeriti



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The Rev. Dr. Martin Brokenleg OSBCn



Sessionals, Indigenous Studies Program

Instructor



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Cheryl Jourdain



Board of Governors

United Church Appointee

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Dr. Ashley Moyse



Sessionals


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Bud (William) Phillips



Affiliated Faculty

Emeriti



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Brian Thorpe





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Judy Hager





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Rev. Dr. HyeRan Kim-Cragg





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Douglas Rae



VST Foundation

Foundation Member

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Graham McIsaac



VST Foundation

Foundation Member

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Naomi Lloyd



Library Staff

Library Coordinator and Head of Technical Services



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Rev. Julie Lees



Principal's Office

Student Recruitment Coordinator



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Shari Coltart



Accounting

Chief Financial Officer



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James Ceaser



Facilities Operations

Maintenance Supervisor



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Luis Eduardo



Facilities Operations

Housekeeping



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Rabbi Dr. Laura Duhan Kaplan



Regular Faculty, Inter-Religious Studies

Director of Inter-religious Studies and Professor of Jewish Studies

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David McMillan



Principal's Office

Director, Advancement



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Kelly Lee



Principal's Office

Executive Assistant



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Lucia Lima



Facilities Operations

Housekeeping Supervisor



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Clement Tong



Sessionals

Sessional Lecturer



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Keith Howard



Sessionals

Sessional Lecturer



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Hunter Mueller



Facilities Operations

I.T. Administrator



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Sonia Zahir



Principal's Office

Development Assistant



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Yanfen An



Accounting

Junior Accountant



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Rev. Dr. Roberta Clare



Sessionals

Sessional Lecturer



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Rev. Dr. Patricia Dutcher-Walls



Regular Faculty, Dean's Office, Library Staff

Dean and Professor of Hebrew Bible

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Steve Black



Sessionals

Sessional Lecturer



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Faye Chisholm



Library Staff

Public Services



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Anita Fast





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Thu Vo



Facilities Operations

Reception/Facilities Support



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Selina Li



Accounting

Senior Accountant



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Margaret Trim



Dean's Office

Coordinator of Academic Records and Admissions



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Rev. Dr. R. Gerald Hobbs



Sessionals, Affiliated Faculty

Professor Emeritus of Church History and Music



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Dr. Sallie McFague



Regular Faculty

Distinguished Theologian in Residence

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Christina Ray





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Dr. Harry O. Maier





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Mr. James H. Simpson



Board of Governors

Vice Chair, United Church Appointee

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Allison Rennie





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Rev. Dr. Ross Lockhart





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Rev. Dr. Richard Topping



Board of Governors, Principal's Office, Regular Faculty

Principal, Professor of Studies in the Reformed Tradition

Profile


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Rev. Dr. Jason Byassee



Regular Faculty

Butler Chair in Homiletics and Biblical Interpretation

Profile


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Rev. Janet Gear



Regular Faculty

Assistant Professor of Public and Pastoral Leadership, United Church Director of Denominational Formation

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The Venerable Ron Harrison



VST Foundation

Foundation Treasurer

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Rev. Brenda Fawkes



Regular Faculty

Director, Field Education

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Shannon Lythgoe



Principal's Office

Communications and Marketing Associate



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Dr. R. Kenneth Carty



VST Foundation

Foundation Chair

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