Lori Gaffner

Lori Gaffner

Dean of Chapel, Director of Spiritual Formation, & Assistant Professor in Philosophy and Theology

Year Started at GU: 1988
Phone: 618-664-7120
Email: [email protected]
Areas of Responsibility:

Responsible for the planning and implementation of the Chapel Program. Oversee various spiritual formation programming across campus, including Vespers and Greenville Student Outreach. Partner with Student Life and Student Government on various spiritual formation initiatives.


B.A Religion and Psychology, Greenville College, 1983

B.S Elementary Education, Souther Illinois University at Edwardsville, 1988

M.A., Educational Guidance and Counseling, Eastern Illinois university, 1992

M.A., Spiritual Formation, Northwest Nazarene University, 2011


THEO 110 Christina Thought and Life
THEO 310 Liberal Arts and Christian Thought
THEO 111 Ministry Seminar
THEO 112 Introduction to Spiritual Formation
THEO 220 Dynamics of Ministry
THEO 320 Philosophy of Ministry