Gretchen Roderick comes to Missional University with 19 years of experience living abroad in South Asia and Southeast Asia. During those years she led training events on prayer and missional ministry and facilitated spiritual direction among women in multiple countries. She also worked with expatriate Christian workers facilitating seasons of prayer, bible studies and reflection. As a retreat planner and facilitator, she handled event logistics organizing various conferences and co-supervising team members. With her training in spiritual direction and participation in the 19th annotation of Ignatian Spirituality, Gretchen offers a unique international and intercultural perspective of spiritual direction to members of the Missional University family in her role as Associate University Chaplain.
Flora Roberson, MEd, MS Educational Technology Specialist Focus: School of Community Ministry International Experience: USA We are rejoicing that veteran instructional designer, Flora Roberson has joined the staff of Missional University as Educational Technology Specialist. As part of the Online Education Team under the direction of Dean Sarah Ashley, she will primarily focus on working […]
Dr. Howard Woodruff Professor of Disaster & Crisis Response Crisis Preparation & Intervention Specialist International Experience: USA, India Missional University is excited to welcome Howard Woodruff to the School of Community Ministry! He serves as Professor of Disaster & Crisis Response and is a Crisis Preparation and Intervention specialist. Howard brings more than twenty years of […]