Jan Elfers, Master of Arts in Applied Theology alum, will take on the role of interim executive director at Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon in June 2015.
Department of Religious Studies
M.Div., Marylhurst University
BS, Liberal Studies, Portland State University
Introduction to Hebrew Bible: Old Testament
Ruth Worley-Rizk is a board-certified chaplain, working at the Oregon State Hospital in Salem, Oregon. Her interests, including Old Testament studies, are rooted in her passion for liberation of all, especially poor and oppressed persons. She is presently working on her doctorate in pastoral counseling at San Francisco Theological Seminary, San Anselmo, California.