Rev. Dr. Thomas V. Wolfe

The Rev. Dr. Thomas V. Wolfe serves as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Iliff School of Theology, an appointment that he began on August 1, 2013. Since joining Iliff, President Wolfe has also been instrumental in the creation and implementation of Iliff’s future direction. In his new year message 2021 to the Iliff community, President Wolfe shared his vision for reimagining Iliff’s future.

“Iliff is creating a new expansive set of offerings that are broadly accessible to an ever-expanding community of learners and focused on engaging the moral discourse in the context of multiple cultural constructions of human meaning. ” – President Tom Wolfe



Iliff educates and develops leaders with courageous theological imaginations and, reflecting its United Methodist heritage and relationships, is committed to social justice, inclusiveness, and religious diversity.



We transform the world by creating new and renewed local and global communities of inclusive justice by generating critical scholarship and engaging what is sacred.


Core Values

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Office Contacts

Tom Wolfe, Ph.D., President, 303-765-3102

Alisha Eno, Executive Assistant to the President, 303-765-3102,


President’s Cabinet

Boyung Lee, Ph.D., Academic Vice President/Dean of the Faculty

Caran Ware Joseph, J.D., Chief Operating Officer

Catherine Kelsey, Th.D., Dean of the Iliff Chapel & Spiritual Formation

Kelsey Cochrane, Vice President of Institutional Advancement

Jason Warr, Vice President of Business/Controller

Michael Hemenway, Ph.D., Chief Information Officer

Soon Beng Yeap, Ph.D., Chief Advocacy & Communications Officer

Stephanie Krusemark, Ph.D., Vice President of Enrollment Management

Theodore M. Vial Jr. Ph.D., Vice President of Innovation, Learning, and Institutional Research


Board of Trustees

Chairperson: Tim Pfeifer. Learn more about our Board of Trustees.

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