M.Div. alum Melissa Bennett was named program coordinator of the Native American Student Community Center at Portland State University in October 2013.
Department of Religious Studies
D.Min., Drew University Seminary
BD, The Iliff School of Theology, Colorado
BA, University of Puget Sound
Supervised Practicum I: Cooperative
Supervised Practicum I: Special Arrangement
Roger W. Weeks is a retired Presbyterian minister. He served as the Chaplain and Director of Spiritual Care for Kaiser Permanente's Hospice program for 13 years before his retirement in 1997. He was the first chaplain the Kaiser system ever employed and wrote all the basics for hospice chaplaincy on the West Coast in use today.
Roger was ordained in the United Methodist Church over 45 years ago and served churches in Colorado and Oregon as Associate and Senior pastor. He enjoys building and flying radio-controlled aircraft, reading and volunteering at the Evergreen Aviation Museum in McMinnville, where he serves as the museum Chaplain.