Rec Anita Lumpkin
Associate Dean of Students
Anita Lumpkin joined the Divinity School in February 2018 after serving in student affairs and financial aid positions at Loyola University and Northwestern University. A graduate of Loyola’s Masters of Education program with a focus in Higher Education Administration, Dean Lumpkin is also an alum of Lake Forest College and a veteran of the U.S. Army Reserve.
The Area Assistants aid the Dean of Students Office in serving current students. A large part of their work involves supporting the doctoral qualifying exam process through arranging faculty and student schedules, providing copies of old exams to students, and managing student questions and concerns about the qualifying exam process. They also aid the Dean of Students Office in managing events including Orientation, Admitted Students Day, and Convocation. This year’s Area Assistants are Izak Santana (PhD program) and Victoria Wick (MDiv Program). To contact the Area Assistants, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit their office on the fourth floor.
Recruitment and Admissions Assistant
The Recruitment and Admissions Assistant supports the Dean of Students Office in managing the recruitment and admissions process. Their work includes answering inquiries from prospective students, assisting with recruitment and admission events, following up with accepted students to answer questions, and helping arrange Admitted Students Day. This year’s Recruitment and Admissions Assistant is Benny Vanderburgh (MDiv program). Contact Benny at email@example.com.
Craft of Teaching Coordinators
The Coordinator and Associate Coordinator of the Craft of Teaching Program organize the programs and events of the Craft of Teaching program, as well as track students’ progress toward certification. To contact Coordinator Caroline Anglim or Associate Coordinator Derek Buyan, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.