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Chaplain to Women - Donna Thompson

Being Chaplain to Women is a role that "fits" Donna Thompson. Since her early seminary days, a life goal has been to "disciple and nurture young women in the Lord." Her heart for this has been expressed in a myriad of ways throughout her years as a teacher, counselor, discipler, wife and mother. Donna has been in the CIU family/ministry for seven years. She spent a good portion of her growing up years overseas. Her undergrad degree is from Winthrop University and she has a seminary degree from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.
Office - Founders 117

Chaplain to Men - Marshall Davis

As the Chaplain to Men, Marshall is privileged to be a part of the CIU family! Prior to coming to CIU in 2006, he served at Spring Arbor University. Marshall loves teaching, discipling, mentoring, and counseling college students, and has been active for years teaching both college/career and adults in his local church. Marshall earned his B.A. from Hope College, his Th.M. from Dallas Theological Seminary, a M.Ed. in Counseling from the University of Toledo, and his Ph.D. in Higher Education from Bowling Green State University.
Office - Memorial 117

Chaplain to Married Students - Brion Burns

Brion serves as the Associate Dean for Student Life and Chaplain to Married Students. He and his wife Dianne first came to CIU in 1979, planning to spend a year here in preparation for going overseas as missionaries. During that first year, he decided to complete his undergraduate degree. Following graduation, he taught 4th, 5th, and 6th grades in a local Christian school. In 1996, he returned to CIU to serve as the Dean of Married Students. Brion and Dianne enjoy getting with couples to disciple, mentor, and counsel.
Office - Student Life Office, Rossi Student Center