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Summer Closure

The Office of the Chaplains is closed for the summer. We will reopen August 1.

Welcome New Chaplains

  • The Chaplains Office is excited to announce Imam Adeel Zeb as the inaugural Muslim chaplain and Rabbi Danny Shapiro as the interim Jewish chaplain. Adeel and Danny joined the office on Aug. 1, 2016.
  • On August 1, 2017 the Chaplains Office welcomes Mr. Jeff M. Liou, M.Div. as the Protestant Chaplain for the Claremont University Consortium Chaplaincy.
  • Mr. Liou served for six years as a Campus Staff Member for Intervarsity Christian Fellowship at the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor and has extensive experiences as Pastor of Missional Outreach and Pastor of College & Young Adult Ministries at Lake Avenue Church, Pasadena, CA. Jeff has also been involved in teaching as an Adjunct Faculty at Azusa Pacific University and Fuller Theological Seminary. A recent presentation at the Kuyper Center Annual Conference, Princeton Seminary on “Taking Up #BlackLivesMatter: A Neo-Kuyperian Engagement with Critical Race Theory” is among his accomplishments. He is currently a Ph.D. Candidate at Fuller Theological Seminary, holds a M. Div. from Trinity International University and received his B.S. in Chemistry from the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor.

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Chaplains Advisory Board


  • Paul Williamson Kiefer — Pomona College
  • Sean Dixon — Claremont Graduate University
  • Rebecca Millberg — Scripps College
  • Umar Farooq — Claremont McKenna College
  • Jakim Johnson — Harvey Mudd College
  • Miller Saltzman — Pitzer College


  • Fernando Lozano — Pomona College
  • Gretchen Edwalds-Gilbert — Scripps College
  • Lenny Fukshansky — Claremont McKenna College
  • Dave Vosburg — Harvey Mudd College
  • Leah Light — Pitzer College
  • Joel West — Keck Graduate Institute

Student Deans

  • Miriam Feldblum — Pomona College
  • Jon Jacobson — Harvey Mudd College

Chaplains — ex officio

  • Adeel Zeb
  • Danny Shapiro
  • Joe Fenton
  • Leon Wood


  • Denise Hayes