Strategic Initiatives and Partnerships

Collaborating to imagine, explore, and create


Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary is always looking to imagine, explore, and create ways in which the seminary can be more fully embedded as a partner with the church and the world in serving our mission.


Our Office of Strategic Initiatives and Partnerships collaborates with a variety of internal and external stakeholders in the following areas:

Church & Community Relations


Strategic Initiatives

Global & Local Partnerships

Institutional and Grant-Supported Initiatives

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A Partnership in Effective Proclamation

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Garrett-Evanston CDF Freedom Schools Program

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Holy Yearnings, Holy Listening, Holy Partnerships: A Peer-to-Peer Young Adult Ministry Initiative

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Leading Vibrant Congregations: A Collaboration of Faith and Finance

Strategic Initiatives and Partnerships Staff


Rev. Becky Eberhart


Rev. Becky Eberhart

Vice President for Strategic Initiatives and Partnerships


Katye Chambers


Rev. Katye Chambers

Director of Innovation and Lifelong Formation


Rev. Dr. Lisl Paul


Rev. Dr. Lisl Paul

Director of Course of Study and Director of Field Education


Honorio Morales


Honorio Morales

Coordinator of Advanced and Specialized Programs