Nancy Arvold

Dr. Nancy Arvold

Professor Nancy Arvold teaches cross cultural counseling and other psychology courses to graduate students from the standpoint of cultural awareness and humility, recognizing the enormous impact unconscious white privilege, white supremacist social institutions, and intersections with other “isms”: gender, class, sexual orientation, etc. have on the mental health profession. She is currently teaching classes (cultural… Read More

J. Tyson Casey

I believe that leadership is an action that anyone can practice so long as the right resources are available. My vision is to cultivate just, equitable, and sustainable societies through an approach to learning and teaching that incorporates experiential, academic, somatic, and participatory methods. I have worked with interfaith and secular justice communities and organizations… Read More


Taya Shere

Taya Shere plays passionately in the realms of transformative ritual and embodied vocalization. Taya is co-founder of the Kohenet Hebrew Priestess Institute, training clergy in embodied, earth-honoring models of spiritual leadership. Her chant albums Wild Earth Shebrew, Halleluyah All Night and Torah Tantrika have been heralded as “cutting-edge mystic medicine music.” Taya is co-author of… Read More

Tera Little (SP 2015)

Rev. Tera Little

Rev. Tera Little currently serves two ministry positions: part-time UUA Congregational Life Staff and part-time parish minister at Throop UU Church in Pasadena. Tera graduated from Meadville Lombard Theological School in 2010, where her studies focused on eco-feminist theology and justice ministry. Tera has enjoyed long-time connections with the UU Justice Ministry and with Clergy… Read More

Rob Eller-Isaacs (SP 2015)

Rev. Rob Eller-Isaacs

Rob Eller-Isaacs is co-minister of Unity Church Unitarian in St.Paul, Minnesota. He has served the church since fall of 2000. Before arriving at Unity Church Rob and his wife and co-minister, the Rev. Janne Eller-Isaacs served the First Unitarian Church of Oakland. There they helped to guide the growth of the congregation and the restoration… Read More

Szabi Czire

Szabolcs (Szabi) Czire

Rev. Dr. Szabolcs (Szabi) Czire is a core faculty member at the Protestant Theological Institute in Kolozsvar (Cluj-Napoca), Romania. He teaches Biblical studies, hermeneutics, meditation-relaxation, and religious sociology. After his seminary graduation in 1996, he was minister for three years in a small congregation in South Transylvania. He spent 1999-2000 study year at Meadville Lombard… Read More

Jeremiah Kalendae

Jeremiah Kalendae

Jeremiah Kalendae serves as the Director of Admissions and Recruitment and as adjunct faculty at Starr King School for the Ministry at the Graduate Theological Union, in Berkeley, California. He is passionate about multireligious, counter-oppressive divinity education, innovative scholarship, and revolutionary social change. He is a mystic, artist, philosopher, sacred activist, social scientist, nonprofit consultant,… Read More