Disciples News Service

Lexington Theological Names Gillett To New Position

Charisse GillettCharisse L. Gillett has been named as vice president of administration and special projects at Lexington Theological Seminary. Gillett’s duties for the new position include supervising student recruitment and working on admissions and scholarships. She also will partner with the Pension Fund of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in creating programs and materials to help improve ministers’ wellness.

"Dr. Gillett’s background and passion make her an excellent choice to take on this dual role," said James P. Johnson, president of Lexington Theological. Gillett earned undergraduate and graduate degrees from the University of Northern Iowa, and holds a Doctor of Education degree from Northern Illinois University. She is married to Donald K. Gillett II, senior pastor at East Second Street Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Lexington, Ky. For more, see: www.lextheo.edu/2010/02/dr-charisse-gillett-joins-lts-staff/