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C21 Steering Committee

Charge: The Church in the 21st Century Steering Committee, with the leadership of the Center Director, sets the overall direction for the C21 Center. This includes reviewing the ideas and recommendations of the Advisory Committee and other interested parties, and, in conjunction with specific subcommittees, giving direction to C21 programs.

Members:

Dr. Robert Newton
Chair, Special Assistant to the President, Office of the President

Rev. William P. Leahy, S.J.
President , Office of the President

Rev. Casey Beaumier, S.J.
Vice President & University Secretary, Office of the President; Director, Institute for Advanced Jesuit Studies

Boyd Taylor Coolman
Professor, Theology Department
Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences

Tiziana Dearing
Professor of the Practice, SSW, Children, Youth & Family

Mr. Jack Dunn
Associate Vice President, Office of University Communications

Dr. Richard Gaillardetz
Professor, The Joseph Chair in Catholic Sysematics, Chairperson, Theology, Theology Department

Ms. Karen Kiefer
Associate Director, Church in the 21st Century

Ms. Joy Moore       
Associate Vice President, Alumni Relations

Michael J. Naughton    
Evelyn J. and Robert A. Ferris Professor
Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences

Dr. Hosffman Ospino
Associate Professor, School of Theology & Ministry, DREPM

Vincent Rogeau
Dean, Law School

Mr. Michael Sacco
Executive Director, Student Formation & First Year Experience, Center for Student Formation

Thomas D. Stegman, S.J.
Dean and Professor
School of Theology and Ministry

 

 

C21 Advisory Committee

Charge: The Church in the 21st Century Advisory Committee provides advice to the C21 Center, both in recommending appropriate issues and in suggesting events and activities that most appropriately and effectively fulfill the Center’s mission.

Members:

Dr. Robert Newton
Co-Chair, Special Assistant to the President, Office of the President

Dr. Heather Rowan-Kenyon
Associate Professor, Education Leadership and Higher Education, LSOE

Rev. William P. Leahy S.J.
President, Office of the President

Elizabeth Campbell
Fellow
Church in the 21st Century Center

Donna L. Cullinan
Clinical Assistant Professor
Connell School of Nursing

Marilu Del Toro
Program Director
Arrupe International Immersion Program

Patrick Goncalves
Assistant Director
Church in the 21st Century Center

Ms. Jessica Graf
Assistant Director, Residential Ministry, Office of Residential Life

 

Ms. Barbara Hebard
Conservator, Burns Library

Kristin E. Heyer
Professor, Theology Department
Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences

Dr. Stefan Hoderlein
Professor, Economics Department

Karen Kiefer
Director, Church in the 21st Century Center

Rafael Luciani
Associate Professor of the Practice, Professor Extraordinarius
School of Theology and Ministry

Ms. Joana Maynard
Assistant Director, AHANA Student Programs

Gustavo Morello, S.J.
Assistant Professor, Sociology Department

Dr. Laura O'Dwyer
Professor, Educational Research, Measurement & Evaluation

Dr. Scott Olivieri
Director, Web Services, Office of University Communications

Michael Pratt
O'Connor Family Professor
Director, Ph.D. in Organization Studies
Carroll School of Management

Dr. Mike Serazio
Associate Professor, Communication Department

Hannah Trost
Assistant Director, Office of Graduate Student Life

Dr. Mary Troxell
Associate Professor of the Practice, Philosophy Department 

Dr. Tom Wesner
Associate Professor of the Practice, Business Law and Society, Carroll School of Management 

 

C21 Resources Editorial Board

Charge: The Church in the 21st Century C21 Resources Editorial Board, works in an advisory capacity with the C21 Center and the guest editor of the magazine to review magazine content, resulting in the  best possible compilation of analyses and essays on key challenges facing the Church today.

Members:

Dr. Thomas Groome
Chair, Director, C21 Center

Mr. Jonas Barciauskas
Head Librarian, O'Neill Library

Mr. Ben Birnbaum
Exec. Director,
Office of Marketing Communications

 

 

 

Ms. Patricia Delaney Gilbert
Deputy Director, Office of News & Public Affairs

Ms. Karen Kiefer
Associate Director, C21 Center

Dr. Robert Newton
Special Assistant to the President

 

 

 

Dr. Barbara Radtke
Instructional Designer, Continuing Education, School of Theology and Ministry

Ms. Jackie Regan
Associate Dean
Student Affairs
School of Theology and Ministry