Office of the Chaplains

Grady St. Dennis ’92 Chaplain and Director for Church Relations

Rev. Grady St. Dennis '92 serves as the Director for Church Relations and College Chaplain at Gustavus Adolphus College. Called to this position in early 2007, he leads the college's church relations…   (continue reading)


Siri Erickson Chaplain of the College

I am a… humanfeministprogressivechristianpluralisttheologianenvironmentalistdaughtersistermotherwifefriendlutheranpastorsingerthinkerwriterminnesotancitizenvotertaxpayerreaderwalkerleaderlearnerlaugherloverof…   (continue reading)


Brian Konkol Chaplain of the College

The Rev. Dr. Brian E. Konkol (M.Div., M.Th., Ph.D.) serves as Chaplain of the College, teaches in the Peace Studies program and Three Crowns Curriculum, and is the current Creative Director for Christmas…   (continue reading)


Ailya Vajid Multifaith Advisor

Ailya Vajid serves the Gustavus community as Multifaith Advisor in the Chaplains' Office. In this role, she supports the religious and spiritual needs of Muslim students and other faith communities on…   (continue reading)


Chad Winterfeldt Cantor of Christ Chapel, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Organ and Handbells, and Adjunct Assistant Professor of Organ and Handbells

Chad Winterfeldt serves the Gustavus community as Cantor of Christ Chapel. In that role, he works with both the Chaplain’s Office and the Department of Music to plan, lead and facilitate the musical…   (continue reading)


Megan Bisek Administrative Assistant