Who We Are

We are a diverse group of people with various disciplines, yet we are all committed to preparing men and women for serving Christ in both lay and ordained positions. Since 1822 we have graduated over 7,000, and today our worldwide alumni/ae now total approximately 2,400.

 
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Our Faculty

The General Theological Seminary is blessed with widely sought after scholars that cultivate a personal connection with the students.

Adjunct Faculty

Caroline Brown
Christian Spirituality

The Rev. Mark Brown
Christian Spirituality

The Rev. Joseph Campo
Canon Law

Dr. Courtney Cowart
Church History

Dr. Alina N. Feld
Systematic Theology

The Rev. Dr. Robert Flanagan
Christian Spirituality

The Rev. Dr. S. Chapin Garner
Homiletics

Samantha Gilmore
Homiletics

The Rev. Dr. Miguel Hernandez
Liturgics

The Rev. Dr. Stuart Hoke
Pastoral Theology

The Rev. Kate Malin
Homiletics

Dr. Westina Matthews
Christian Spirituality


 

The Rev. Dr. Daniel McClain
Pastoral Theology

The Rev. Dr. C. K. Robertson
Pastoral Theology

The Rt. Rev. Dr. Kirk Smith
Church history

The Rev. Dawn Stegelmann
Christian Spirituality

The Rev. J. Donald Waring
Homiletics

Dr. Christopher Wells
Systematic Theology

Emeritus

The Rev. Richard Corney, B.A., S.T.B., Th.D.
Professor Emeritus of Old Testament

The Rev. W. Roland Foster, D.D., Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus of Church History

Elisabeth K. J. Koenig, M.Div., M.Phil., Ph.D.
Professor Emerita of Ascetical Theology

The Rev. John T. Koenig, B.D., Th.D.
Professor Emeritus of New Testament

Dr. Robert Bruce Mullin
Professor Emeritus of Church History

Robert J. Owens, MA, M.Div., Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus of Old Testament/Hebrew Bible

The Rev. Frederick H. Shriver, S.T.B., Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus of Church History

The Rev. J. Robert Wright, M.Div., D.Phil., D.D., D.Cn.L., Th.D.
St. Mark's Church in the Bowery Professor of Ecclesiastical History

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Our Administration

The General Theological Seminary is supported by a universally committed team.

Vice PResident of Advancement

Donna J. Ashley

Located in Seabury Hall, Second Floor
Phone: 646-717-9706
Email: ashley@gts.edu

Executive Assistant to the Dean & President

Joseph Barnes

Located in Seabury Hall, First Floor
Phone: 646-717-9704
Email: eadp@gts.edu

Director of Communications

Joshua A. Bruner

Located in Seabury Hall, Second Floor
Phone: 646-717-9765
Email: bruner@gts.edu

 

Library Manager

Patrick Cates

Located in Keller Library
Phone: 646-717-9789
Email: cates@gts.edu

Vice President & Controller

Robert Elliot

Located in Seabury Hall, Ground Floor
Phone: 646-717-9764
Email: elliot@gts.edu

Advancement Manager

Anthony Flagiello

Located in Seabury Hall, Second Floor
Phone: 646-717-9780
Email: flagiello@gts.edu

 

Senior Accountant

Patricia Gerhardt

Located in Seabury Hall, Ground Floor
Phone: 646-717-9749
Email: gerhardt@gts.edu

Campus Services

Kadine Madden

Located in Seabury Hall, Ground Floor
Phone: 212-243-5150  Ext. 0 Email: frontdesk1@gts.edu

Vice President of Operations

Anthony Khani

Located in Seabury Hall, Third Floor
Phone: 646-717-9743
Email: khani@gts.edu

 

Director of Financial Aid & Human Resources

Trecia O'Sullivan

Located in Seabury Hall, Ground Floor
Phone: 646-717-9742
Email: osullivan@gts.edu

Director of Admissions, Recruitment & Marketing

Logan Nakyanzi Pollard

Located in Seabury Hall, Ground Floor
Phone: 646-717-9760
Email: pollard@gts.edu

Director of Children's Garden Pre-School

Brooke Savitsky 

Located in Lorillard Hall, Basement
Phone: 646-717-9759
Email: savitsky@gts.edu

 

 

 

Director of Development, Alumni & Church Relations

Jonathan Silver

Located in Seabury Hall, Second Floor
Phone: 646-717-9705
Email: silver@gts.edu

Reference Librarian

Caitlin Stamm

Located in Keller Library
Phone: 646-717-9747
Email: stamm@gts.edu

Director of Academic Management & Registrar

Stacie Waring

Located in Seabury Hall, Ground Floor
Phone: 646-717-9761
Email: registrar@gts.edu

 

IT Support Specialist

William Wong

Located in Seabury Hall, Third Floor Email: wong@gts.edu
Phone: 646-717-9778

 
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Board of Trustees

The General Theological Seminary is governed by some of the finest minds in the country.

Chair

The Rt. Rev. Clifton Daniel, III

Dean, The Cathedral of St. John the Divine
New York City, NY

First Vice Chair

Mr. F.T. Davis, Jr.

Senior Counsel, Dentons US LLP
Atlanta, GA

 

Second Vice Chair

The Rev. Ellen L. Tillotson (M.Div. 1983)

Interim Priest-in-Charge, Saint Luke’s, Darien, CT

President & Dean

The Very Rev. Kurt H. Dunkle (M.Div. 2004)

 

Treasurer

The Very Rev. Charles (Chip) Connelly (M.Div. 2007)

Rector, St. John's Episcopal Church
Tampa, FL

Secretary

The Rev. Canon John Thompson-Quartey (M.Div. 1997)

Canon for Ministry Development, Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta
Atlanta, GA

 

Chancellor

Dale C. Christensen, Jr., Esq.

Partner, Seward and Kissel, LLP
New York, NY


 

Board of Trustees (Continued)

 

Members

 
 
 

The Rev. Hannah Atkins-Romero (M.Div 1996), Rector, Trinity Episcopal Church, Houston, Texas  •  The Rev. Michael Bird (M.Div. 1997), Rector at Christ Church (Episcopal) in Bronxville, NY  • Mr. Michael Braxton, Director of Development, Pittsburgh Opera •  The Rt. Rev. Kevin Brown (M.Div. 2007), Bishop of the Diocese of Delaware  •   Mr. Todd Corbin, Managing Director at Summit Rock Advisors   •  The Most Rev. Michael Curry, Presiding Bishop and Primate of The Episcopal Church in New York, NY (D.D. 2019) •  Mr. Sanders Davies, Partner at O'Connor, Davies, LLP in Stamford, CT  •  The Rt. Rev. Andrew Dietsche (D.D. 2013), Bishop of the Diocese of New York in New York, NY  • The Rev. Tommy Dillon II (STM 1996), Rector at St. Margaret's Episcopal Church in Baton Rouge, LA  •  The Rev. Patricia Steinecke Downing (M.Div. 1995), Rector at Trinity Episcopal Parish in Wilmington, DE   •  The Very Rev. Kurt H. Dunkle (M.Div. 2004), Dean and President of The General Theological Seminary in New York, NY •   Mr. E. Bruce Garner, Parishioner at All Saints Episcopal Church in Atlanta, GA  •  The Rt. Rev. Daniel G.P. Gutierrez, Bishop of the Diocese of Pennsylvania •  The Rev. Jadon Hartsuff (M.Div. 2012), Rector, All Souls Episcopal Church, Washington, DC  •  The Rt. Rev. W. Michie Klusmeyer (M.Div. 1980), Bishop of the Diocese of West Virginia •  The Rev. Dr. T. James Kodera, Professor of Religion, Wellesley College; and Rector, part-time, St Luke's Episcopal Church, Hudson, MA • The Rt. Rev. Steven Miller(M.Div. 1984, D.D.2004), Bishop of the Diocese of Milwaukee in Milwaukee, WI  •  The Rev. Margaret Ann Muncie (M.Div. 1974), Executive Director at Canterbury Counseling Center in Greenville, SC  • The Rev. Canon C.K. Robertson (D.D. 2014), Canon to the Presiding Bishop for Ministry Beyond The Episcopal Church•   John H. Sargent, Managing Director Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management, New York, NY  •  The Rt. Rev. Stacy Sauls (M.Div 1988, D.D. 2001) of New York, NY  • Ms. Dianne Audrick Smith of East Cleveland, OH  •  The Rev. Dr. Molly Dale Smith, Priest Associate at St. David's Episcopal Church in Nashville, TN  •  The Rt. Rev. William H. Stokes (M.Div. 1990), Bishop of the Diocese of New Jersey located in Trenton, NJ  •  Mr. Richard Strup of Sanibel, FL  •  The Rev. Canon Sam Tallman (M.Div 2012) St. Peter's Cathedral, St. Petersburg, FL •  The Rev. Dr. R. Scott White (M.Div 1996) Rector, Trinity Episcopal Church, Asheville NC •  The Rt. Rev. Robert Wright, Bishop of the Diocese of Atlanta • 

 
 
 
 

Trustees Emeritus

 
 
 

The Rt. Rev. C.P. Mellick Belshaw (M.Div 1954, STM 1957, Clement Clark Moore Medal, 2007), Bishop (ret.) of the Diocese of New Jersey in Princeton, NJ  •  The Very Rev. Robert Giannini (M.Div. 1967, D.D. 1986), Dean and Rector (ret.) of Christ Church Cathedral (Episcopal) in Indianapolis, IN