Noah J. K. Kruis

M.Div., McCormick Theological Seminary

HOMETOWN

Gallup NM & Grand Rapids MI

UNDERGRAD & MAJOR(S)

Calvin College, Secondary Education with concentrations in Spanish Language and Biology

WHAT KIND OF SERVICE EXPERIENCE HAVE YOU HAD IN THE PAST?

Participation in urban neighborhood ministry and presence.

HOW HAVE YOU BEEN INVOLVED IN COMMUNITY SERVICE/SOCIAL JUSTICE ISSUES WHILE IN SEMINARY?

I've always worked towards anti-racism in my school and workplace.

WHAT TYPE OF "MINISTRY" DO YOU SEE YOURSELF DOING?

Administrative leadership in higher education or in my denomination.

WHAT TOPICS WOULD YOU BE OPEN TO SHARING ABOUT WITH GROUPS? 

Anti-racism, environmental justice, neighborhood civic involvement

WHAT WERE YOUR FAVORITE COURSES IN UNDERGRAD? SEMINARY?

My favorite courses had more to do with instructors than with content. I loved a curious professor who challenged me to dig deeper into the content.

WHAT'S YOUR DREAM JOB?

Executive leadership or anti-racism trainer.

WHAT DO YOU LIKE TO DO WHEN YOU'RE NOT WORKING ON CHANGING THE WORLD?

Hang out with my kids, visit museums in Chicago.