Committees

C21 Steering Committee

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.

Name Title
Rev. William P. Leahy, S.J. President
Office of the President
Peter Martin Special Assistant to the President
Office of the President
Karen Kiefer Director
The Church in the 21st Century Center
Casey Beaumier, S.J.  Vice President and University Secretary
Director, Institute for Advanced Jesuit Studies
Jack Dunn Associate Vice President 
Office of University Communications
Kenneth Himes, OFM Professor, Theology Department
Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences
Joy Moore Vice President for Student Affairs
Division of Student Affairs
Hosffman Ospino Associate Professor of Hispanic Ministry and Religious Education
Chair, Department of Religious Education and Pastoral Ministry
School of Theology and Ministry
Brian Robinette Assistant Professor, Theology Department
Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences
Vincent D. Rougeau Dean
Boston College Law School
Michael Sacco Executive Director
Center for Student Formation and Office of First Year Experience
Thomas Stegman, S.J. Dean and Professor of New Testament
School of Theology and Ministry
Melodie Wyttenbach, Ph.D. Executive Director
Roche Center for Catholic Education

C21 Advisory Committee

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.

Name Title
Rev. William P. Leahy, S.J. President
Office of the President
Peter Martin Special Assistant to the President
Office of the President
Karen Kelly Kiefer Director
Church in the 21st Century Center 
Lynn Berardelli Associate Director
Church in the 21st Century Center
Elizabeth Campbell Fellow
Church in the 21st Century Center
Mary Troxell Associate Professor of the Practice of Philosophy,
Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences
Co-Chair of ADCOM
Tom Wesner Associate Professor of the Practice
Carroll School of Management
Co-Chair of ADCOM
James Caparro Senior Associate Athletics Director
Athletics
Michael Cassidy Professor
BC Law School
Andrew Davis Associate Professor; The Ecclesiastical Faculty
School of Theology and Ministry
Kristin E. Heyer Professor; Director of Graduate Studies, Theology Department
Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences
Kelly Hughes Campus Minister for Retreats
Campus Ministry
Margaret Laurence Director, Initiatives for Formative Education
Office of the Provost and Dean of Faculties
Rafael Luciani Associate Professor of the Practice, Professor Extraordinarius
School of Theology and Ministry
Tom Mogan Associate Vice President, Student Engagement and Formation
Office of Student Affairs
Gustavo Morello, S.J. Associate Professor, Sociology Department
Morrissey College of Arts & Sciences
Scott Olivieri Director, Web Services
Office of University Communications
Michael Pratt O'Connor Family Professorship, Management and Organization
Carroll School of Management
Michael Serazio Associate Professor, Communication Department
Morrissey College of Arts & Sciences
Elizabeth Shlala Associate Professor of the Practice in Core Curriculum
Assistant Dean, Morrissey College of Arts & Sciences
Ximena Soto Assistant Director, Latinx Leadership Initiative
School of Social Work
Dennis Wiebolt Boston College Class of 2023
Morrissey College of Arts & Sciences
John Walsh Director, Creative Web Services
Office of University Communications

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.

Name Title
Patricia Delaney Senior Director, University Communications
Lynn Berardelli Associate Director, Church in the 21st Century Center
Peter Martin Special Assistant to the President, Office of the President
Jacqueline Regan Associate Dean, School of Theology and Ministry
O. Ernesto Valiente Associate Professor of Sytematic Theology, School of Theology and Ministry