Jass, Lori

Lori JassAssistant Vice President for the Adult Degree Program
Email ljass@warnerpacific.edu

Education

  • B.A., Theatre Arts, Bethel College, St. Paul, MN
  • M.A. Theological Studies, Bethel Seminary, St. Paul, MN
  • Ed.D., Educational Leadership & Administration, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN
  • Additional graduate work in theatre arts at University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Background
Lori comes to Warner Pacific with over twenty years of experience in higher education administration and non-profit management, over eight years of that experience in the academic leadership of adult degree programs. Her background includes work as a registrar and dean at Bethel University in St. Paul, as well as service in church ministry and administrative leadership of a fledgling theatre company. Her teaching and scholarship interests are centered around critical pedagogy and developing critically-reflective leaders. Her passion is to model differentiated leadership that leads to the development of healthy and whole individuals who serve in thriving and functional work places. Outside of work, Lori enjoys travel, reading, theatre, movies, and time with her family.