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2013-08 Archive

Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary is pleased to announce the appointment of Dale McClain as the Vice President of Business Affairs and Chief Financial Officer effective Monday, August 19, 2013. Mr. McClain comes to Garrett-Evangelical with a wealth of experience and a successful record of growing revenue and managing costs.

Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary named Dr. Luis R. Rivera as the Vice President for Academic Affairs and Academic Dean in May of 2013. Rivera began his term on January 1, 2014, the same day Dr. Lallene Rector assumed the presidency of the seminary. Rivera maintains a thorough and diverse experience of academic teaching, administration, and institutional leadership. He is an exploring candidate for ordination as a United Methodist Deacon in the Northern Illinois Annual Conference.

On October 1 and 2, 2013, faith leaders and the people they serve will gather together for "Navigating the Affordable Care Act: People of Faith Seeking Justice and Health." Participants, gathered at Garrett-Evangelical and across Chicagoland at three partner satellite sites, will share knowledge and resources to help people access health security provided by the Affordable Healthcare Act (Obamacare). Our satellite locations have been selected to get essential information to the people who need it.