Gayle Washburn

Gayle Washburn
Administrative Coordinator
Phone: 574-631-7811

Manages the front desk of the department's main office. Provides administrative support to staff and faculty.


Cindi Pedersen
Department Administrator
Phone: 574-631-6662

Provides oversight for all administrative operations of the theology department. Oversees the department’s budget, faculty appointment process, and physical spaces.

Johanna Koplos
Graduate Studies Coordinator - Ph.D and MTS Programs
Phone: 574-631-4254

Coordinator provides administrative support to the department, focusing on the Ph.D. and the Master of Theological Studies programs, the Director of Graduate Studies and the Director of the Master of Theological Studies, faculty administrators of specific areas of the Ph.D. and M.T.S. programs, and the teaching committee.

Allison Luther

Allison Luther
Graduate Studies Coordinator - M.Div and M.A. Programs

Phone: 574-631-4256

Coordinator provides administrative support to the department, focusing on the M.Div and M.A. programs.  Also assists students with registration and travel reimbursement.


Kristin Soukup
Undergraduate Studies and Special Projects Coordinator

Phone: 574-631-5732

The Undergraduate Studies and Special Projects Coordinator oversees communications, web design, and marketing for the department. Coordinator works with faculty, visitors, and staff to plan events and arrange travel. She also assists the Director of Undergraduate Studies to promote a vibrant undergraduate program.