Board of Trustees

Unification Theological Seminary’s trustees share a commitment to excellence in theological and ministerial education.

The full board meets three times yearly. Board members engage in the life of the seminary and their church communities, bringing their personal, spiritual and professional perspectives to strengthen seminary governance.

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Name Position Committees Joined Board Term Expires 
1 Dr. Michael Balcomb Board Chair Executive 2012 2016
2 Dr. David J. Billings III Academic Affairs 2002 2014
3 Mr. James A. Borer, Esqu. Board Secretary Trustees 2002 2014
4 Dr. Anthony J. Guerra Academic Affairs 1996 2016
5 Dr. Michael Jenkins 2013 2017
6 Mr. Charles Hoover Buildings & Grounds 1998 2017
7 Bishop Ki Hoon Kim 2013 Ex-officio
8 Dr. Richard Panzer
Finance,
Executive Advancement,
Trustees
2010 Ex-officio
9 Mrs. Amy Cuhel-Schuckers
Academic Affairs,
Trustees
2013 2017
10 Dr. Hugh Spurgin Vice-Chair Finance, Executive 1995 2015
11 Dr. Katie Zahedi
Buildings & Grounds,
Advancement
2007 2015
12 Mrs. Crescentia DeGoede Advancement 2014 2018
13 Mr. Franco Famularo Finance 2014 2018
14 Mr. Dan Fefferman Advancement 2014 2018
15 Mr. Ernest Patton Finance 2014 2018