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Student Info

Thank you so much for your interest in this year’s seniors and in our recent graduates. They eagerly anticipate the opportunity to use their theological education and talents in the service of the church of Jesus Christ.

Below you will find “Candidate Seeking a Call (CSC)” profiles for those seeking church leadership positions in the Presbyterian Church (USA). We have also listed students by position type. We hope this information will be helpful to you as you seek candidates for positions in your church or organization.

We will also be happy to provide our students with a brief description of the position you have open. Simply complete our online form and submit it electronically for inclusion in the placement opportunities catalog that we make available to seniors and recent graduates.

Warmest wishes to you and your committee as you seek new leadership for your congregation! Please contact us whenever we may be of assistance in your search process. 

Joan S. Gray 
Dean of Students 
Columbia Theological Seminary
P.O. Box 520, Decatur, GA 30031-0520
404 687-4522 phone/404 377-9696 fax
GrayJ@CTSnet.edu

Student Profiles

Names of those persons who have permission to circulate a Personal Information Form (PIF) and to interview for ordainable positions are marked with an asterisk (*). You may obtain copies of their PIFs by contacting them directly or by contacting the Administrative Assistant in the Office of Student Life at 404 687-4523.

(Alison) Leigh Campbell-Taylor
*Chris Peters
*Jeanne Simpson
Betsy Turner
Christin Johnson
Denise McLeod
Diane Hunter
Dorothy M. Lott
Erin Gaston
Jarda Ameche Alexander
Jennie Sankey
John Ruehl
Kelly M. Fitzgerald
Rebecca Mann
Sharon Gregory
Sunghee Hammersley
Tad Schuldt
William Ratcliff

Students by Position Type

Click on a link to view profiles of students interested in that type of position.

You can continue scrolling down the page to see all students interested in each type of position

Associate Pastor (Christian Education)

(Alison) Leigh Campbell-Taylor
*Chris Peters
Christin Johnson
Denise McLeod
Diane Hunter
Dorothy M. Lott
Erin Gaston
Jarda Ameche Alexander
Jennie Sankey
Kelly M. Fitzgerald
Sunghee Hammersley

Associate Pastor (Youth)

(Alison) Leigh Campbell-Taylor
*Chris Peters
Denise McLeod
Erin Gaston
Jarda Ameche Alexander
Jennie Sankey
John Ruehl
Kelly M. Fitzgerald

Associate Pastor (Other)

(Alison) Leigh Campbell-Taylor
*Chris Peters
*Jeanne Simpson
Betsy Turner
Christin Johnson
Denise McLeod
Diane Hunter
Dorothy M. Lott
Erin Gaston
Jarda Ameche Alexander
Jennie Sankey
John Ruehl
Kelly M. Fitzgerald
Sharon Gregory
Sunghee Hammersley
Tad Schuldt
William Ratcliff

Pastor (Solo)

(Alison) Leigh Campbell-Taylor
*Chris Peters
*Jeanne Simpson
Betsy Turner
Denise McLeod
Diane Hunter
Dorothy M. Lott
Jennie Sankey
Rebecca Mann
William Ratcliff

Pastor (Head of Staff)

(Alison) Leigh Campbell-Taylor
*Chris Peters
*Jeanne Simpson
Denise McLeod
Diane Hunter
Dorothy M. Lott
William Ratcliff

Pastor (New Church Development)

(Alison) Leigh Campbell-Taylor
*Jeanne Simpson
Christin Johnson
Dorothy M. Lott
Sunghee Hammersley
Tad Schuldt

Pastor (Redevelopment)

(Alison) Leigh Campbell-Taylor
*Jeanne Simpson
Christin Johnson
Dorothy M. Lott
Jarda Ameche Alexander
Sunghee Hammersley
William Ratcliff

Pastor (Tent Maker/Part-time)

*Jeanne Simpson
Betsy Turner
Christin Johnson
Diane Hunter
Jarda Ameche Alexander
Jennie Sankey
Tad Schuldt

Pastor (Yoked/Multiple)

*Jeanne Simpson
Betsy Turner
Rebecca Mann
Tad Schuldt
William Ratcliff

Co-Pastor

(Alison) Leigh Campbell-Taylor
*Jeanne Simpson
Christin Johnson
Denise McLeod
Diane Hunter
Dorothy M. Lott
Jarda Ameche Alexander
Sunghee Hammersley
Tad Schuldt
William Ratcliff

Designated Pastor

(Alison) Leigh Campbell-Taylor
*Jeanne Simpson
Betsy Turner
Christin Johnson
Diane Hunter
Dorothy M. Lott
Jarda Ameche Alexander
Jennie Sankey
Sunghee Hammersley

Campus Minister

(Alison) Leigh Campbell-Taylor
*Chris Peters
*Jeanne Simpson
Betsy Turner
Christin Johnson
Diane Hunter
Dorothy M. Lott
Erin Gaston
Jennie Sankey
John Ruehl
Kelly M. Fitzgerald
Sunghee Hammersley

Chaplain

(Alison) Leigh Campbell-Taylor
*Chris Peters
Betsy Turner
Christin Johnson
Dorothy M. Lott
Jarda Ameche Alexander
Jennie Sankey
John Ruehl
Kelly M. Fitzgerald
Sharon Gregory
Sunghee Hammersley

Other

(Alison) Leigh Campbell-Taylor
*Chris Peters
*Jeanne Simpson
Betsy Turner
Christin Johnson
Denise McLeod
Diane Hunter
Dorothy M. Lott
Erin Gaston
Jarda Ameche Alexander
Jennie Sankey
John Ruehl
Kelly M. Fitzgerald
Sharon Gregory
Sunghee Hammersley
Tad Schuldt
William Ratcliff