Board of Trustees

  • Dr. Michael Gilligan

    Chair & Co-Chair, Development Committee

    President, The Henry Luce Foundation, New York

  • (The Rev.) Dr. Boyung Lee
    Vice Chair & Co-Chair, Committee on Trustees

    Senior Vice President of Academic Affairs and Dean of Faculty, Iliff School of Theology

  • Dr. Christian Murck
    Treasurer & Chair, Audit Committee

    Chair, Board of Trustees, Yale-China Association and Senior Counselor, APCO Worldwide; Former President, The American Chamber of Commerce in the People’s Republic of China (AmCham China)

  • Dr. Judith A. Berling
    Secretary & Chair, Program Committee

    Professor Emerita of Chinese and Comparative Religions, Graduate Theological Union

  • Dr. Paul P. Appasamy

    President, Board of Trustees, Women’s Christian College and St. Christopher’s College of Education, Chennai, India

  • Dr. Pushpa Joseph

    Provincial Superior, Providence Convent, Bangalore, India

  • Rev. Dr. Heasun Kim

    Staff Director, International Ministries, United Methodist Women, New York
    Director, Scranton Women’s Leadership Center
    American Methodist Korean Women’s Mission Foundation

  • Dr. Joshua K.H. Mok

    Vice President and Chair Professor of Comparative Policy, Lingnan University, Hong Kong

  • Dr. Anri Morimoto

    Vice President for Academic Affairs, Professor, Department of Philosophy and Religion, International Christian University, Japan

  • Father Bienvenido F. Nebres, S.J.
    Co-Chair, Committee on Trustees

    Former President, Ateneo de Manila University, Philippines

  • Dr. Su Yon Pak
    Co-Chair, Development Committee

    Senior Director and Associate Professor
    Integrative and Field-Based Education
    Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York

  • Mr. Anthony Ruger
    Chair, Finance and Administration Committee

    Retired, Senior Research Fellow, Center for the Study of Theological Education, Auburn Theological Seminary


  • Ms. Ruby E. Schmidt, CFA
    Chair, Investment Committee

    Manager, Investment and Administration, Whitestone Capital, New Jersey; Investment Consultant, formerly with Princeton Theological Seminary; Clearbrook Partners

  • Dr. Ying Wang

    Professor, Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education, Fudan University, China