Thursday, March 15 from 5:00 - 6:30 pm

Friday, March 16 from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

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The Albert J. D. Aymer Center 
1810 Lutheran Synod Drive
Salisbury, NC 28144

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Carmen Harper 
Hood Theological Seminary 

The Third Annual
All Hood Alumni & Friends 
Center for Chaplaincy Symposium  

Chaplaincy: The Many Roads of Spiritual Service
and Compassionate Caring

Thursday, March 15, 2018
5:00 p.m. until 6:30 p.m.
Networking Reception: Symposium attendees,

Chaplain Residents, HTS Students, Faculty and Staff

Friday, March 16, 2018
8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

Continental Breakfast

Morning Reflections: Rev. Katherine Higgins
Association of Clinical Pastoral Education (ACPE)

Director of Community, Practice, & Member Development 

 Professional Chaplains Leadership Forum
Moderator: Rev. Dr. Clay L. Barrow, ’17, D.Min., Interim Director, Center for Chaplaincy at Hood Theological Seminary

Presentation I - “Pastoral and Prophetic: The Role of the Chaplain in Institutional Ethics and Accountability”
Chaplain Michael R. Neal, ’01, M.Div., Supervisory Chaplain,
Federal Correctional Complex

Harold D. Trulear, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Applied Theology, Howard University, School of Divinity

Presentation II - “Competency and Caring:
The Necessary and Essential Skills for Effective Chaplaincy”
Rev. Cynthia Vaughan, M.Div., BCC, Active Retired, Certified Educator, ACPE, President of the NC Chaplains’ Association

Gary Gunderson, D.Min., D.Div., Vice President of FaithHealth Division, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

LUNCHEON with Keynote Speaker
Brigadier General J. Steven Chisolm
Director, Office of the Chaplain Assistant
to the USAF Chief of Chaplains

Presentation III - “Spiritual Leadership:
The Chaplain as Priest and Shepherd”
Chaplain Natalie V. McLean, ’09, D.Min., Chaplain, Association of Clinical Pastoral Education (ACPE),

Coordinator of Religious Life, Bennett College

Rev. Alice Hernandez, M.Div., Chaplaincy and Pastoral Education, Palmetto Health Richland

Networking and Final Reflections



     For registration information, please call
      Mrs. Carmen Harper at 704-314-4970

Earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
Seating is limited!
Register by Friday, March 2, 2018

The All Hood Symposium is sponsored by the following:   

Sustainability Grant from the Lilly Endowment, Inc.,
Association of Theological Schools (ATS) Innovation Grant, and the Henry Luce Foundation Grant

All Hood Symposium Hotel Accommodations

Courtyard  Marriott Salisbury,
20 Marriott Circle, Salisbury, NC  28144
Phone: 704-680-9201

Ask for the Hood Symposium Block!
$119 per night for a King/Double, non-smoking room.
Group Rate Ends Friday, March 2nd

Make a contribution to support the Center for Chaplaincy
at Hood Theological Seminary.