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SCA UTS Provost
SCA UTS Adjunct Professor, Course Developer, Curriculum Designer
D.Th., Doctor of Theology in Clinical Pastoral Psychotherapy
(SCA University of Theology and Spirituality, University Place, WA)
D.Min., Doctor of Ministry in Psychophysiology and Multifaith Education
(SCA University of Theology and Spirituality, University Place, WA)
CH.D., Doctor of Chaplaincy in Chaplaincy/Spiritual Care
(SCA University of Theology and Spirituality, University Place, WA)
M.Th., Master of Theology in Spiritual Direction
(SCA University of Theology and Spirituality, University Place, WA)
M.Ed., Master of Education in Multicultural Education
(Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ)
B.A., Bachelor of Arts in Education
(Ottawa University, Surprise, AZ)
Certified Trauma Recovery Coach (IAOTRC)
Certified Life Coach (Certified Life Coach Institute)

Dr. Rev. Adam Barkley

SCA UTS Adjunct Professor
UTS GACS Adjunct Professor

D.Th., Doctor of Theology in Clinical Chaplaincy and
Clinical Pastoral Psychotherapy
(SCA University of Theology and Spirituality, University Place, WA)
M.Th., Master of Theology in Clinical Chaplaincy
(SCA University of Theology and Spirituality, University Place, WA)
B.A., Bachelor of Arts in Intercultural Ministries
(SCA University of Theology and Spirituality, University Place, WA)
Chaplain Certification (International Certification of Police Chaplains)
Chaplain Certification (Carson City Sheriff’s Office)
Supervisor Education Fellow
(Center for Spiritual Care and Pastoral Formation – CSCPF)
Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE)
Supervisor Fellow (Graduate Academy of CPE Supervision – GACS)
Board Certified Chaplain (BCC)
(Center for Spiritual Care and Pastoral Formation – CSCPF)

Dorothy

SCA UTS Adjunct Professor, Course Developer, Curriculum Designer
UTS GACS Adjunct Professor
D.Th., Doctor of Theology in Clinical Pastoral Psychotherapy (in process)
(SCA University of Theology and Spirituality, University Place, WA)
M.Th., Master of Theology in Chaplaincy (in process)
(SCA University of Theology and Spirituality, University Place, WA)
B.A., Bachelor of Arts in English (University of Texas in Austin, TX)
Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE)
CPE Supervisor Education Fellow – Clinical Pastoral Education
(Center for Spiritual Care and Pastoral Formation – CSCPF)
CPE Supervisor Fellow (Graduate Academy of CPE Supervision – GACS)
Board Certified Chaplain (BCC)
(Association of Certified Christian Chaplains – ACCC)
Ordained (Free Methodist Church of North America)
Director, Pastoral Care Services (Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital)
Chaplain, (Deaconess Hospital)
Godly Play Practitioner in a hospital setting
Ordained, Elder (Free Methodist Church of North America)
25 Years Professional Chaplain Experience

Dr. Brooke Beloso

SCA UTS Adjunct Professor, Course Developer, Curriculum Designer
Ph.D., Doctor of Philosophy in Comparative Literature
(Emory University, Atlanta, GA)
B.A., Bachelor of Arts in Literature
(American University, Washington, D.C.)
Certified, Trauma Recovery Coach (IAOTRC)

Dr. Judith A. Belton

SCA UTS Adjunct Professor, Course Developer, Curriculum Designer
Doctorate in Pastoral Psychotherapy
(Argosy University, Seattle, WA)
M.S., Master of Science in Health Services, Administration
(Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC)
B.S., Bachelor of Science in Marketing
(Hampton Institute, Hampton, VA)
Graduate Certificate, Equity in Education
(McDaniel College, Westminster, MD)
Founder, The Trauma Recovery Consulting and Coaching Community
Education Specialist, Curriculum and Instruction
(University of Sarasota, Sarasota, FL)
Transition Specialist, Montgomery County Public Schools
Certified, Trauma Recovery Coach – Advanced Level
Certified, Grief, Loss Specialist
Certified, Family Trauma Professional
Trainer, Sistership Circle
Adjunct Faculty, Trinity University, Washington D.C.

Tammy S. Cain

UTS GACS Adjunct Professor
D.Th., Doctor of Theology in Clinical Pastoral Psychotherapy (in process)
(SCA University of Theology and Spirituality, University Place, WA)
M.Th., Master of Theology in Spiritual Direction
(SCA University of Theology and Spirituality, University Place, WA)
B.S., Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education in math & integrated sciences
& coaching (Eastern Oregon University, La Grande, OR)
Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE)
CPE Supervisor Education Fellow – Clinical Pastoral Education
(Center for Spiritual Care and Pastoral Formation – CSCPF)
CPE Supervisor Fellow
(Graduate Academy of CPE Supervision – GACS)
Certified Crisis Intervention Specialist
(Crisis Support Services of Nevada – CSSNV
Lifeline & Sexual Assault, Rape Advocate)
Ordained, and Licensed, Chaplain International Fellowship of Chaplains (IFOC)
License #NV02314-19
Chaplain, Great Basin Chaplain Corps, an affiliate of IFOC
serving Nevada First Responders through Nevada Peer Support Network 

Rev. Karen Martinson Cherwien

SCA UTS Adjunct Professor, Course Developer, Curriculum Designer
M.Div., Master of Divinity
(Luther Seminary, St. Paul, MN)
B.A., Bachelor of Arts in Religion
(Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter, MN)
Ordained, Clergy
(Evangelical Lutheran Church in America)
Board Certified Chaplain (BCC)
(Association of Professional Chaplains – APC)

Dr. Amy Cooper

SCA UTS Adjunct Professor, Course Developer, Curriculum Designer
Ed.D., Doctor of Education (Educationis) in Professional Leadership,
Innovation and Inquiry
(Concordia University, Portland, OR)
Ed.M., Master of Education in K-8 Language Arts,
(University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN)
B.S., Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education
(University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN)
Honor, World’s Best Workforce Teacher Representative
Honor, Recipient Service of Community Scholarship
Honor, Course Designer Badge: signifies that the learner has created a staff
development session in opportunity-based/equity learner practice for other
educators, Chapel Hill, NC

Dr. Rev. Shawna N. Counce

UTS GACS Adjunct Professor
D.Min., Doctor of Ministry
(Erskine Theological Seminary, Due West, SC)
M.Div., Master of Divinity
(Regent University, Virginia Beach, VA)
Certificate in Biblical Studies
(Elim Bible Institute, Lima, NY)
Ordained as Minister and Chaplain
(Vanguard Ministries)
Endorsed (Coalition of Spirit-Filled Churches)
Major, Army Reserves
(Medical Brigade Chaplain, 176th Medical Brigade in Seagovile, TX)
Chaplain Clinical
(Veterans Affairs Health System, Central Texas)
Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE)
7-Units (Association of Clinical Pastoral Education – ACPE)
CPE Supervisor Education Fellow
(Center for Spiritual Care and Pastoral Formation – CSCPF)
CPE Supervisor Fellow (Graduate Academy of CPE Supervision – GACS)

Dr. Rev. Denise A. Currie-Lowe

UTS GACS Adjunct Professor
D.Min., Doctor of Ministry in Pastoral Care and Counseling
(United Theological Seminary, Dayton, OH)
M.Div., Master of Divinity in Pastoral Care and Counseling
(McAfee School of Theology, Mercer University, Atlanta, GA)
B.A., Bachelor of Arts in Business and Economics
(College of Mount St. Vincent, Bronx, NY)
Certificate in Computer Technology
Ecclesiastical Endorsement
(African Methodist Episcopal Church, Nashville, TN)
Ordained, Itinerant Elder
(African Methodist Episcopal Church, Nashville, TN)
Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE)
CPE Supervisor Education Fellow
(Center for Spiritual Care and Pastoral Formation – CSCPF)
CPE Supervisor Fellow (Graduate Academy of CPE Supervision – GACS)

Dr. Wendel T. Dandridge

SCA UTS Adjunct Professor, Course Developer, Curriculum Designer
Ph.D., Doctor of Philosophy in Christian Ministry
(Petra Theological Seminary, Mount Dora, FL)
M.Div., Master of Divinity in Psychology of Religion
(Interdenominational Theological Seminary, Atlanta, GA)
B.A., Bachelor of Arts in Religion, minor in Psychology
(Morehouse College, Atlanta, GA)
Board Certified Chaplain (BCC)
(Association of Professional Chaplains – APC)

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SCA UTS Adjunct Professor, Course Developer, Curriculum Designer
Ph.D., Doctor of Philosophy in Pastoral Counseling
(Trinity Theological Seminary, Newburgh, IN) (in process)
D.Th., Doctor of Theology in Clinical Pastoral Psychotherapy
(SCA University of Theology & Spirituality, University Place, WA)
M.Div., Master of Divinity
(Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Kansas City, MO)
B.A., Bachelor of Arts in Pastoral Studies (Lee University, Cleveland, TN)
Licensed (Highland Avenue Baptist Church, IL)
Ordained (Lincoln Avenue Baptist Church, IL)
Board Certified Chaplain (BCC)
(Association of Certified Christian Chaplains – ACCC)
Board Certified Chaplain (BCC)
(Spiritual Care Association – SCA)
Certified Dementia Practitioner
(National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners)
Certified Healthy Interventions Instructor (Saint Louis University Hospital)
Award, Michael B. Dutton Superintendent’s Award
(Tennessee Corrections Academy)
Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE)
CPE Supervisor (Institute for Clinical Pastoral Training – ICPT)

Elreacy Dock, Thanatologist

SCA UTS Adjunct Professor, Course Developer, Curriculum Designer
D.B.H., Doctor of Behavioral Health
(Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ) (in process)
M.S., Master of Science in Thanatology (Marian University, Indianapolis, IN)
B.A., Bachelor of Arts in Applied Psychology
(Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, FL)
International Honors Certificate
(UCLA Anderson School of Management, Los Angeles, CA)
International Honors Certificate
(University of Johannesburg, Johannesburg, South Africa)

Rev. Benjamin D. Dubow

UTS GACS Adjunct Professor
D.Th., Doctor of Theology in Clinical Pastoral Psychotherapy (in process)
(SCA University of Theology and Spirituality, University Place, WA)
M.Div., Master of Divinity in Pastoral Ministry
(SCA University of Theology & Spirituality, University Place, WA)
B.A., Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy
(University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT)
Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE)
CPE Supervisor Education Fellow – Clinical Pastoral Education
(Center for Spiritual Care and Pastoral Formation – CSCPF)
CPE Supervisor Fellow (Graduate Academy of CPE Supervision – GACS)
Ordained for ministry by the Next Leader Association
Certificate in Youth Ministry, (both: Young Life, Colorado Springs, CO, and
Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, CA)

Dr. Rev. Maria Theresita Escandor

UTS GACS Adjunct Professor
Psy.D., Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Pastoral Psychotherapy
(Graduate Theological Foundation, Mishawaka, IN)
Psy.D., Doctor of Psychology in Psychology
(Institute for Psychodynamic Pastoral Supervision, Durham, NC)
M.Div., Master of Divinity in Pastoral Care
(Philippine Baptist Theological Seminary, Baguio City, Philippines)
Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE)
CPE Supervisor (Center for Spiritual Care and Pastoral Formation – CSCPF)

Susan Erlewine, M.Div., RN-BC

SCA UTS Adjunct Professor
M.S.N., Master of Science in Nursing Education, Received Graduate Faculty
Merit Award for Education. Graduated with Honors, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society for Nurses
(Bellarmine University, Louisville, KY)
B.S.N., Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Graduated Magna Cum Laude
(Ohio University, Athens, OH)
ADN, Associate Degree in Nursing, Graduated on Dean’s List. Omicron Delta
Society for Students of High Distinction
(Ferris State University, Big Rapids, MI)
Certification: Faith Community Nursing
Certification: Hospice Approved Educator
Certified: Hospice and Palliative Nurse, CHPN
Certified: Healing Touch Practitioner
Board Certified Chaplain (BCC)
(Spiritual Care Association – SCA)

Dr. J. Edward Frick

SCA UTS is an Adjunct Professor, Course Developer, Curriculum Designer
Ed.D., Doctor of Education (Educationis) in Educational Leadership
& Management
(Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA)
M.S., Master of Science in Education & Administration
(Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA)
B.A., Bachelor of Arts in Education & History
(Lycoming College, Williamsport, PA)

Dr. Rev. Lilliana S. Godsoe

SCA UTS Registrar
UTS GACS Adjunct Professor
D.Th., Doctor of Theology in Clinical Pastoral Psychotherapy
(SCA University of Theology and Spirituality, University Place, WA)
M.Th., Master of Theology in Spiritual Direction
(SCA University of Theology and Spirituality, University Place, WA)
B.A., Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies
(California Institute of Integral Studies, San Francisco, CA)
Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE)
CPE Supervisor Education Fellow
(Center for Spiritual Care and Pastoral Formation – CSCPF)
CPE Supervisor Fellow
(Graduate Academy of CPE Supervision)
Board Certified Clinical Chaplain (BCCC)
(Center for Spiritual Care and Pastoral Formation – CSCPF)
Board Certified Clinical Chaplain (BCCC)
(Spiritual Care Association – SCA)
Ordained, Interfaith Minister
(Chaplaincy Institute, Berkeley, CA)
President CSCPF

Dr. Rev. Beverly K. Hartz

SCA UTS Adjunct Professor, Course Developer, Curriculum Designer
UTS GACS Adjunct Professor
D.Th., Doctor of Theology in Clinical Pastoral Psychotherapy
(SCA University of Theology and Spirituality, University Place, WA)
M.A., Master of Arts in Pastoral Care and Counseling
(Talbot School of Theology, Biola University, La Mirada, CA)
B.A., Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Management
(Vanguard University, Costa Mesa, CA)
Ordained (Calvary Chapel, Costa Mesa, CA)
Board Certified Chaplain (BCCi)
(Association of Professional Chaplains – APC)
Certified CPE Educator
(Association of Clinical Pastoral Education – ACPE)
Board Certified CPE Supervisor
(Center for Spiritual Care and Pastoral Formation – CSCPF)
Board Certified Supervisor of CPE Supervisor Education Fellows
(Center for Spiritual Care and Pastoral Formation)
CPE Supervisor (Graduate Academy of CPE Supervision – GACS)

Rev. Ch. Zoe Hill

UTS GACS Adjunct Professor
M.Div., Master of Divinity (Lancaster Theological Seminary, Lancaster, PA)
Ordained (Metropolitan Community Church, Los Angeles, CA)
Board Certified Chaplain (BCC)
(Association of Professional Chaplains – APC)
Certified in Critical Incident Stress Management
Supervisor Education Fellow
(Center for Spiritual Care and Pastoral Formation – CSCPF)
Supervisor Fellow (Graduate Academy of CPE Supervision – GACS)

Dr. Bonnie L. Hofer

SCA UTS Adjunct Professor, Course Developer, Curriculum Designer
Ed.D., Doctor of Education (Educationis) in
Pastoral Community Counseling with concentration in
Counseling Psychology
(College of Counseling, Psychology, and Social Sciences, Argosy University, Phoenix, AZ)
M.S., Master of Science in Health Services Administration
(Central Michigan University, MI)
B.A., Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Physiology (Oakland University, MI)

Dr. Liza T. Jones

SCA UTS Adjunct Professor, Course Developer, Curriculum Designer
Post-Doctoral M.S. in Psychopharmacology
(Alliant International University, CA)
Clin.Psy.D., Doctoral Degree in Clinical Psychology
(Argosy University, Hawaii)
MSCP, Master of Science Degree in Clinical Psychology
(Azusa Pacific University, CA)
B.S.Soc.Psych., Bachelor of Science Degree in Social Psychology
(Park University, MO)
A.G.S., Associate of General Studies Degree
(Craven Community College, New Bern, NC)
Licensed Marriage Family Therapist, State of Hawaii, HI MFT-440
Certified Substance Abuse Counselor, State of Hawaii, 1835-14
Licensed Marriage Family Therapist, State of California, Licensure #123282
Certified DOD Sexual Assault Victim Advocate
LivingWorks Suicide Trainer for SafeTALK #41764
Certified Yoga Instructor
Psychological Assistant #PSB94025688
Registered and scheduled for Clinical Psychology Licensure
(testing date: 03-12-2021)

Dr. Barbara Koning

SCA UTS Adjunct Professor, Course Developer, Curriculum Designer
Psy.D., Doctorate Degree in Psychology of Religion
(Radboud University, The Netherlands)
Clin.Psy.D, Doctoral Degree in Clinical Psychology
(Free University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands)
Spiritual Director – Registered (Dutch Association for Spiritual Directors,
Gaandeweg, The Netherlands)
Dream Worker – Certification
(The Haden Institute, Flat Rock, USA, North Carolina)
Self Confrontation Method – Licensed Practitioner
(Counseling Method at Radboud University, The Netherlands)

Sharon Loeschen, MSW

SCA UTS Adjunct Professor, Course Developer, Curriculum Designer
MSW, Master of Social Work
(University of Illinois, Jane Addams School of Social Work,
Chicago Circle, Illinois)
B.A., Bachelor of Arts (University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, Illinois)
LCSW (Licensed Clinical Social Worker in California)
ACSW (Academy of Certified Social Workers, NASW)
Certified Master Trainer in the Satir Coaching and Mentoring Specialist Program
Developer, Satir Coaching and Mentoring
(Satir Global Network)

Dr. Rishel N. Manas

UTS GACS Adjunct Professor
D.Th., Doctor of Theology in Clinical Pastoral Psychotherapy
(SCA University of Theology and Spirituality, University Place, WA)
M.Div., Master of Divinity in Biblical Studies
(International Graduate School of Leadership, Manila, Philippines)
B.S., Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education – English
(University of St. La Salle, Bacolod, Philippines)
Licensed Professional Teacher, Philippines
Trustee Board Member & Deputy Executive Director
(Vanderpol Center for Leadership and Pastoral Formation,
Pasig City, Philippines)
Supervisory Education Fellow in
Clinical Pastoral Education and Formation (CPEF)
(Vanderpol Center for Leadership and Pastoral Formation,
Pasig City, Philippines)
Clinical Pastoral Psychotherapist
Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE)
CPE Supervisor Education Fellow
(Center for Spiritual Care and Pastoral Formation – CSCPF)
CPE Supervisor Fellow (Graduate Academy of CPE Supervision – GACS)

Dr. Rev. Bridgit Mary Meehan, Bishop

SCA UTS Adjunct Professor, Course Developer, Curriculum Designer
Bishop, Association of Roman Catholic Women Priests
D.Min., Doctorate in Ministry
(Virginia Theological Seminary, Alexandria, VA)
M.R.S., Master of Religious Studies
(Catholic University of America)
President, Federation of Christian Ministries
Co-Founder, Catholic Seminary and Global Ministries University
Dean, Master of Divinity Program
(Global Ministries University)
Dean, Doctor of Ministry Program
(Global Ministries University)
Ordained, Association of Roman Catholic Women Priests
Pastor, Minister, Mary Mother of Jesus Inclusive Community, Sarasota, Florida

Dr. Martha L. Morgan, LMFT

SCA UTS Adjunct Professor, Course Developer, Curriculum Designer
Ph.D., Doctor of Philosophy in Marriage and Family Therapy
(Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX)
M.S., Master of Science in Family Science, emphasis Family Therapy
(Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK)
M.Ed., Master of Education in Adult Education, emphasis Community Service
(University of Central Oklahoma, Edmond, OK)
B.B.A., Bachelor of Business Administration in Human Resource Management
(University of Central Oklahoma, Edmond, OK)
Licensed Marriage Family Therapist, State of Michigan
Licensed Marriage Family Therapist, State of Oklahoma
Licensed Marriage Family Therapist, State of Georgie
Licensed Marriage Family Therapist, State of Arkansas (previous)
Award, 2013 ODSA TRiO, Achiever of the Year
Award, AAMFT/SAMSHA Minority Fellowship Recipient (2 years)
Award, Multicultural Achievement Scholarship recipient
Honor, Oklahoma Division of Student Assistance Hall of Fame 2002
Honor, Gamma Beta Phi National Honor Society
Honor, Ronald E. McNair Scholar
Board Member, Anti-racism Committee, Satir Global Network

Dr. Imam, Salahuddin M. Muhammad

SCA UTS Adjunct Professor
UTS GACS Muslim Chaplaincy Consultant
D.Min., Doctor of Ministry Islamic Studies / Christian Muslim Relations
(Hartford Seminary, Hartford, CT)
Graduate Certificate, Islamic Chaplaincy (Hartford Seminary, Hartford, CT)
M.P.S., Master of Professional Studies in Theology and Counseling
(Theological Seminary, New York, NY)
B.A., Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences
(State University of New York (SUNY), Albany, NY)
Member & Past President: Association of Muslim Chaplains
Member & Past President: National Association of Muslim Chaplains
Volunteer: Women’s Prison, Raleigh, NC
Board of Trustees: Council President of Alumni, Hartford Seminary, Hartford, CT
President: Newburgh Community Action Committee
Board Member: Fortune Society, New York, NY
Imam Muslim Chaplain: Fully Registered, Certified, Endorsed
(Muslim Endorsement Council of Connecticut), and
(Mid-Hudson Valley Majlis Ash-Shura Beacon, NY), and
(Majlis Ash-Shura of the Metropolitan Area, NY), and
(National Association of Muslim Chaplains, NY)

Dr. DeeAnna Merz Nagel

SCA UTS Adjunct Professor, Course Developer, Curriculum Designer
D.Th., Doctor of Theology in Multi-Faith Spiritual Direction
(SCA University of Theology and Spirituality, University Place, WA)
M.Ed., Master of Education in Rehabilitation Counseling
(University of Georgia, Athens, GA)
B.S., Bachelor of Science in Mental Health & Human Services
(Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA)
LMHC Licensed Mental Health Counselor (New York State Education Department)
LPC Licensed Professional Counselor
(New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs)
BC-TMH Board Certified-TeleMental Health Provider
(Center for Credentialing & Education)
ACS Approved Clinical Supervisor (Center for Credentialing & Education)
BCC Board Certified Coach, Health & Wellness Designation
(Center for Credentialing & Education)
Ordained Elder (Presbyterian USA)
Stephen Minister, (First Presbyterian Church in Quincy, Florida)
Board Member, Executive Committee, UKirk Presbyterian (USA)
Campus Ministry Florida State University, Tallahassee,
full inclusion LGBTQIA+ – Ministry

Dr. Behike, Lisa Nyabinghi

SCA UTS Compliance Office
SCA UTS Adjunct Professor, Course Developer, Curriculum Designer
Psy.D., Doctor of Psychology & Grief Counseling
(Breyer State Theology University, Bradenton, FL))
B.S., Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
(Morris Brown College, Atlanta, GA)
Certified Pastoral Counselor
(American Association of Pastoral Counselors – AAPC)
Association of Clinical Pastoral Education (ACPE)
Psychotherapy Commissioner (ACPE Psychotherapy Commission)
Certified Peer Specialist
(Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities)
Ordained, Behike & Chaplain (Ya’ya Guaili Ara Taino Yukayeke)

Dr. Matthew Owen

SCA UTS Adjunct Professor
UTS GACS Adjunct Professor
D.Th., Doctor of Theology in Clinical Chaplaincy and
Clinical Pastoral Psychotherapy (In Process)
(SCA University of Theology and Spirituality, University Place, WA)
M.A., Master of Arts – Leadership Studies
(Meadville Lombard Theological School, Chicago, IL)
M.A., Master of Arts – Philosophy
(West Chester University of Pennsylvania, West Chester, PA)
B.S., Bachelor of Science – Public Policy
(Pennsylvania State University, Harrisburg PA)
Supervisor Education Fellow
(Center for Spiritual Care and Pastoral Formation – CSCPF)
Supervisor Education Fellow
(Graduate Academy of CPE Supervision – GACS)
Board Certified Chaplain and Pastoral Counselor (BCC | BCPC)
(Center for Spiritual Care and Pastoral Formation – CSCPF)
Board Certified Chaplain (BCC)
(Spiritual Care Association – SCA)
Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor
(Pennsylvania Certification Board, Harrisburg, PA)
Certified Mindfulness Teacher, Professional Level
(International Mindfulness Teachers Association, Washington DC)
Trauma-Informed Creative Arts Therapist
(The Creative Art Therapy Center, Bearsville, NY)

Dr. Nancy Owens

SCA UTS Adjunct Professor, Course Developer, Curriculum Designer
Ed.D., Doctor of Education (Educationis) in Organizational Leadership
(Argosy University, Seattle, WA)
Graduate Certificate, Leadership Development Program
(Carey Business School, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD)
M.Ed., Master of Education
(University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC))
B.S., Bachelor of Science in Political Science
(North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University,
Greensboro, NC)
Certified Master Trainer (The Association for Talent Development) (ATD)
Certified Practitioner, Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI®)
(Consulting Psychologists Press) (CPP, Inc.)
Certification, Coaching and Counseling for Job Performance
(American Management Association)
Certification, Coaching Association for Talent Development (ASTD)

Dr. Rev. Charles James Parker

SCA UTS Adjunct Professor, Course Developer, Curriculum Designer
UTS GACS Adjunct Professor
Ed.D., Doctor of Education (Educationis) in Pastoral Counseling
(Argosy University, Seattle, WA)
M.Div., Master of Divinity in Chaplaincy
(Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary, Lynchburg, VA)
B S., Bachelor of Science in Occupational Education
(Wayland Baptist University, Plainview, TX)
Board Certified Chaplain (BCC)
(Spiritual Care Association – SCA)
Advanced Practice Board Certified Chaplain
Certified in Hospice and Palliative Care (APBCC-HPC)
(Spiritual Care Association – SCA)
Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE)
CPE Supervisor Education Fellow
(Center for Spiritual Care and Pastoral Formation – CSCPF)
CPE Supervisor Fellow (Graduate Academy of CPE Supervision – GACS)
Director SCA Hospice & Palliative Care Division

Chaplain David Pascoe

UTS Adjunct Professor, Course Designer, Curriculum Developer
Board Certified Chaplain (BCC)
(Spiritual Care Association – SCA)
Board Certified Chaplain (BCC)
(College of Pastoral Supervision and Psychotherapy – CPSP)
CPSP Clinical Fellow in Hospice and Palliative Care
Graduate Certificate in Conflict Resolution
(University of Utah)
Summer Internship in the Art of Spiritual Direction
(Mercy Center, Burlingame, CA)
Adjunct Faculty
(University of Phoenix Utah Campus)
MA in Spanish
(University of Exeter, England)
MA in English, emphasis in ESL
(University of Utah)
BA in French & Spanish
(University of Exeter, England)

Dr. Rev. Patricia Roberts

SCA UTS Adjunct Professor
D.Min., Doctor of Ministry
(Chicago Theological Seminary, Chicago, IL)
M.Div., Master of Divinity
(McCormick Theological Seminary, Chicago, IL)
Reverend Ordained
(United Methodist Church)
Board Certified Chaplain (BCC)
(Association of Professional Chaplains – APC)
Certified Spiritual Director

Dr. Rev. Mary Theresa Streck

SCA UTS Adjunct Professor
D.Min., Doctor of Ministry
(Global Ministries University)
Ed.D., Doctor of Education (Educationis) in Educational Leadership
(Sage Graduate School, Troy, NY)
Certificate of Advanced Study in Administration
(Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, North Adams, MA)
Ed.D., Doctor of Educationis – Honorary in Education
(The Sage Colleges, Troy, NY)
M.S., Master of Science in Reading Education (Sage Graduate School, Troy, NY)
M.S., Master of Science in Art Education (SUNY, New Paltz, NY)
B.S., Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education with Fine Arts
(Russell Sage College, Troy, NY)
Adjunct Faculty Member
(Global Ministries University)
Co-Founder (People’s Catholic Seminary)
Co-Founder (Upper Room Inclusive Catholic Community)
Principal (Ark Community Charter School, Troy, NY)
NY Certification: School District Administrator
NY Certification: Reading Education (K-12)
NY Certification: Elementary Education (K-6)
NY Certification: Art Education (K-12)

Dr. Jennifer Winingder

SCA UTS Adjunct Professor, Course Developer, Curriculum Designer
Th.D., Doctor of Theology in Pastoral Care and Counseling
(Candler School of Theology,
Emory University, with Columbia Seminary, Atlanta, GA)
D.Th., Doctor of Theology in Multi-Faith Spiritual Direction
(SCA University of Theology and Spirituality, University Place, WA)
S.T.M., Masters of Sacred Theology
(Union Theological Seminary, New York, NY)
M.Div., Masters of Divinity (Columbia Theological Seminary, Decatur, GA)
B.A., Bachelor of Arts in Comparative Literature in Spanish
(Brown University, Providence, RI)
Residency Completion:
(Advanced Residency at Care and Counseling Center of Georgia in Marriage and Family Therapy)
Founder and Director, Spiritual Pathways Inc.
Co-Founder, Present Pilgrimage Media
Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE)
Association of Clinical Pastoral Education (ACPE)
ACPE-CPE 4-Units, Northside Hospital

Dr. Katrina Yap

UTS GACS Adjunct Professor
D.Th., Doctor of Theology in Clinical Pastoral Psychotherapy
(SCA University of Theology and Spirituality, University Place, WA)
M.Th., Master of Theology in Chaplaincy
(SCA University of Theology and Spirituality, University Place, WA)
B.A., Bachelor of Arts in Humanities with specialization in
Political Economy and International Relations and Development
(University of Asia and the Pacific, Pasig City, Philippines)
Co-Founder & Vice-Chairman
(Vanderpol Center for Leadership and Pastoral Formation,
Pasig City, Philippines)
CPE Supervisory Education Fellow in
Clinical Pastoral Education and Formation (CPEF)
(Vanderpol Center for Leadership and Pastoral Formation,
Pasig City, Philippines)
Partner and Manging Director (InfoCom Asia Pacific, Pasig City, Philippines)
Senior Consultant (InfoCom GmbH, Stuttgart, Germany)
Clinical Pastoral Psychotherapist and Executive Coach
Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE)
CPE Supervisor Education Fellow
(Center for Spiritual Care and Pastoral Formation – CSCPF)
CPE Supervisor Fellow (Graduate Academy of CPE Supervision – GACS)

Dr. Deborah Ziebarth, RN-BC

SCA UTS Adjunct Professor, Course Developer, Curriculum Designer
Ph.D., Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing Philosophy / Research
(University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI)
MSN, Master of Science in Nursing, Master Major: Nursing Education and
Community Health (Cardinal Stritch University, Milwaukee, WI)
BSN, Bachelor of Science in Nursing
(Cardinal Stritch University, Milwaukee, WI)
ADN, Associate Degree in Nursing, R.N.
(Madison Area Technical College, Milwaukee, WI)
RN-BC Registered Nurse with Board Certification in Faith Community Nursing
Certified, ANCC in Faith Community Nursing

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