Dr. Eric Hall, Director

Dr. Hall, a professor at Carroll College, earned his doctorate in Philosophy of Religion and Theology from Claremont Graduate University in 2011. He now directs the St. Kateri Institute inspiring youth to think theologically wherever their life takes them.

Dr. Eric Hall
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Fr. Marc Lennemen, Chaplain

Fr. Marc has been the chaplain and Director of Campus Ministry at Carroll College since 2006. From Mass to the classroom, mountain biking trails, the hoops court, and on top of mountains, the truth of his favorite bible verse has been confirmed as Jesus says, "I came that you might have life, and have it to the full." (John 10:10).

David Casey, Ministry Coordinator

In addition to serving as a Parish Director of Youth and Family Faith Formation since 2006, David Casey is a youth retreat leader, parish presenter, camp counselor trainer, speaker and worship leader.  He lives in Helena, MT with his wife, Deidre and their 7 children.

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Joan Shepherd, Org. Coordinator

Joan Shepherd is a senior at Carroll College, working towards a Public Relations and Theology double major. She works as both the administrative assistant for the Kateri Institute, as well as an intern for the Chancery in the Diocese of Helena within their communications department.

Dr. Chris Fuller, Executive Director

Dr. Fuller is the Dean of Mission Integration and Effectiveness at Carroll College. He earned his doctorate in Interdisciplinary Studies from the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, CA. His work for Carroll College and the St. Kateri institute centers around developing the Catholic identity.

Dr. Chris Fuller

Lilly Endowment

The Lilly Endowment Inc. is an Indianapolis-based private philanthropic foundation created in 1937 by three members of the Lilly family – J.K. Lilly Sr. and sons, J.K. Jr. and Eli – through gifts of stock in their pharmaceutical business, Eli Lilly & Company. The Endowment exists to support the causes of religion, education and community development. Lilly Endowment’s religion grantmaking is designed to deepen and enrich the religious lives of American Christians. It does this largely through initiatives to enhance and sustain the quality of ministry in American congregations and parishes.