San Francisco Theological Seminary
SAN ANSELMO
INSIDE
Fall 2012 | Volume 58 | No. 1
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Presa elected moderator
Worship Lab
Choy named APS director
President McDonald visits Korea
Student News
Faculty News
Salute to Dr. Polly Coote
Alumni News
Honor Roll of Donors
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San Francisco Theological Seminary
(105 Seminary Road, San Anselmo,
California, 94960, 415.451.2800),
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theological seminary solely consecrated
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Administration:
President -
James L. McDonald
Academic Dean -
Elizabeth Liebert
VP Finance -
Barbara Brenner Buder
VP Communications -
Kay Carney
VP Development -
Cecilia Tonsing
Associate Dean/Chaplain -
Scott Clark
Editor-in-Chief:
Kay Carney
Managing Editor:
Holly Woolard
Art Direction:
Dennis Bolt
Writers:
Kay Carney, Lynn Dunn,
Dori Kay Hjalmarson, Tad Hopp, Anitra
Kitts, James L. McDonald, Phil Murphy,
Holly Woolard
Photos:
Tom Chown Photography,
Jeff Ferguson, Andi Hatch Photography,
Dwight Morita, Larry Pickard,
Valentyne Photography, Richard Wheeler,
Michael Whitman, Holly Woolard
Cover photo-illustration by Dennis Bolt.
Board of Trustees:
Chair
- Peter J. van Bever
First Vice Chair
- Marion J. Stanton
Second Vice Chair
-Martha Longbrake
Third Vice Chair
- James A. Cochran
Secretary
- Earldean V. S. Robbins
Treasurer
- Paul S. Nazarian,
M.Div. ’84
Adlai J. Amor
Browne Barr
Rosario de Lugo Batlle
Jerilynn I. Blackstone
James A. Cochran
Robert Conover,
M.Div. ’85
Gary W. Demarest
Will Deming
Tom DeMund
Janet W. Doak
Russell B. Faucett
R. John Harris,
M.Div. ’71- Alumni/ae Rep.
Wayne Hoffmann
John W. Hokenstad
Paul S. Kim
Karen L. Kohne
Timothy C. Lanham,
M.Div. ’88
Jackie L Leonard,
M.Div. ’88
Aimee Moiso,
M.Div. ’06
Alice Morris
William N. Parham, Jr.
Hugh J. Ralston
John J. Reynolds
Stephen J. Rhoades
Wanda L. Sawyers
Eric J. Snyder,
M.Div./MA ’74; D.Min. ’79
Scott W. Syme
Candice L. Unruh
Joanne Whitt,
M.Div. ’97; D.Min. ’07
Steven E. Wirth,
D.Min. ’94
Joseph Woollett
Life Trustee
- James P. Johnson
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