Leadership

Rachel S. Mikva
Rachel S. Mikva
Senior Faculty Fellow
Dr. Uzma Jamil
Dr. Uzma Jamil
Fellow of Muslim Studies for the InterReligious Institute

Staff

Kim Schultz
Kim Schultz
Coordinator of Creative Initiatives & Events
Jennifer Leigh
Jennifer Leigh
Foundation Giving

Advisory Council

Carole B. Segal
Carole B. Segal
Co-Chair of IRI Advisory Council, Co-founder Crate & Barrel, Founder & Former CEO Foodstuffs CTS trustee, and interfaith leader
Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite
Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite
Co-Chair of IRI Advisory Council, Former CTS president, and Professor of Theology
Reza Aslan
Reza Aslan
Writer, Commentator, Professor, Producer, & Scholar of Religions
Gil Bowen
Gil Bowen
Minister Emeritus at Kenilworth Union Church, Kenilworth, IL
Andrew Johnson
Andrew Johnson
Former Executive Director of the American Indian Center, and Native tradition expert
Bryan G. Fulwider
Bryan G. Fulwider
CTS Life Trustee, Founding President & CEO of nonprofit Building US, and "Three Wise Guys" podcast
Chuck Currie
Chuck Currie
CTS Alumnus, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies, Pacific University Director of Center for Peace and Spirituality, University Chaplain
Dilnaz Waraich
Dilnaz Waraich
Muslim Community Center Interfaith & Outreach Chair
Howard C. Morgan
Howard C. Morgan
CTS Life Trustee with interest in interfaith causes, and Senior Vice President of Citibank (Retired)
Iva Carruthers
Iva Carruthers
CTS Life Trustee, and General Secretary for Samuel DeWitt Proctor Conference
Miguel de la Torre
Miguel de la Torre
Professor of Social Ethics and Latinx Studies at the Iliff School of Theology, activist, author
Imam Muhammed Musri
Imam Muhammed Musri
Founder and President of Islam, Inc., President & Senior Imam of the Islamic Society of Central Florida, and "Three Wise Guys" podcast
Najeeba Syeed
Najeeba Syeed
Associate Professor of Interreligious Education at Claremont School of Theology, and Director of the Center for Global Peacebuilding
Nic Cable
Nic Cable
CTS Alumnus, and Minister of Unitarian Universalist Church, Columbus, IN
Paula Fredriksen
Paula Fredriksen
Historian, author, and religious scholar at Hebrew University
Ross Kraemer
Ross Kraemer
Professor Emerita of Religious Studies, Brown University
Sam Gordon
Sam Gordon
Rabbi at Congregation Sukkat Shalom, Wilmette, IL
Sharon Welch
Sharon Welch
Professor, and former provost of Meadville Lombard Theological School
Shaun Casey
Shaun Casey
Director of Berkley Center of Religion, and Peace and World Affairs Professor in Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University
Steven Engel
Steven Engel
Rabbi of Central Florida’s largest Reform Judaism congregation, national Jewish leader, and "Three Wise Guys" podcast
Varun Soni
Varun Soni
Vice Provost for Campus Wellness & Crisis Intervention, and Dean of Religious Life

Internal Steering Committee

Yasmine Abou-El-Kheir, Director of Lapp Learning Commons
Lee H. Butler, Jr., Distinguished Service Professor of Theology & Psychology
Elena Maria Jimenez, Registrar & Director of Student Learning Assessment
Justin Kim, Director of Online Learning
Zachary Moon, Assistant Professor of Practical Theology
Bo Myung Seo, Associate Professor of Theology & Cultural Criticism
Ken Stone, Professor of Bible, Culture & Hermeneutics
Emily Vogt, Associate Dean