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Dale Soden, Ph.D., Project Co-Director
Soden has been at Whitworth since 1985; he currently teaches
in the department of history and directs the Weyerhaeuser
Center for Christian Faith & Learning. His scholarly interests focus on religion
in the Pacific Northwest.
Terry McGonigal, D.Min, Ph.D., Project Co-Director
McGonigal has served as Whitworth's dean of spiritual life for the past 18 years. He teaches in the department of theology and also serves on the president's cabinet. He earned his
Ph.D. and master's of divinity from Fuller Theological Seminary, and
his scholarly interests focus on biblical studies and Christian spirituality.
Tim Dolan, D.Min., Ph.D., Director for the Institute of Clergy and Lay Leadership Development:
Dolan is an ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church
who earned his Ph.D. in Leadership Studies at
Gonzaga University. He has served at Whitworth since 1999.
Michelle Pace, Program
Coordinator, Weyerhaeuser Center for Christian Faith and Learning
Pace has been at the university since 1994. After completing
three years of service in various roles on the Support Staff Executive
Committee, Pace now holds the title of program coordinator for the
Weyerhaeuser Center for Christian Faith & Learning. She earned her
bachelor's degree in organizational management in May 2004.
Castle joined us in February 2006. She handles all financial matters in the center and assists the program coordinator.