The Duke Clergy Health Initiative’s definition of health is wholeness of body, mind, and spirit. We seek to develop a resilient, well-informed cadre of United Methodist pastors as skilled in the care of themselves and their families as they are in the care of their congregations. 

Administration and Staff

David Eagle, Ph.D., Principal Investigator, Seminary to Early Ministry (SEM) Study

Josh Gaghan, Study Coordinator, Seminary to Early Ministry (SEM) Study

Jennifer Headley, Research Manager, Seminary to Early Ministry (SEM) Study

Anna Holleman, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Association in Research,  Seminary to Early Ministry (SEM) Study

Erin Johnston, Ph.D., Associate in Research, Seminary to Early Ministry (SEM) Study

Alexa Namestnik, Study Coordinator

Alyssa Platt, Data Analyst

Rae Jean Proeschold-Bell, Ph.D., Executive Director of Clergy Health Initiative

Beth Stringfield, Senior Project Coordinator

Logan Tice, Research Manager

Carl Weisner, Senior Advisor to Clergy Health Initiative

Jia Yao, Data Analyst

Contact Us

Clergy Health Initiative
Duke Divinity School
407 Chapel Drive, Box 90968
Durham, NC 27708

Phone: (919) 613-5475

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