Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is the governing board of St. Vladimir's Orthodox Theological Seminary


President and Chairman

  • His Beatitude, The Most Blessed Tikhon (Mollard), Archbishop of Washington, Metropolitan of All America and Canada of the Orthodox Church in America

Vice President and Vice Chairman

  • Presently vacated

Members of the Board

Ex Officio & Appointed

  • His Eminence, The Most Rev. Hilarion (Alfeyev), Metropolitan of Volokolamsk and Chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate Department for External Church Relations, Russian Orthodox Church
  • His Eminence, The Most Rev. Savas (Zembillas), Metropolitan of the Metropolis of Pittsburgh, Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of North America
  • His Grace, The Right Rev. Maxim (Vasiljevic), Bishop of the Western American Diocese, Serbian Orthodox Church of North and South America
  • His Grace, Metropolitan Zachariah Mar Nicholovos, Metropolitan of the Northeast American Diocese, Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church
  • The Very Rev. Dr. John Behr, Dean
  • The Very Rev. Dr. Chad Hatfield, Chancellor (CEO)
  • The Very. Rev. Dr. John Jillions, Chancellor of the Orthodox Church in America
  • Mr. Gregory Abdalah, Chair of St. Vladimir's Seminary Alumni Association Board

Board Officers

  • Mr. Alex Machaskee, Executive Chair
  • Mr. Anthony Kasmer, Treasurer
  • The Rev. Dr. Philip LeMasters, Corporate Secretary

Board Trustees

  • Dr. Frank B. Cerra
  • The Rev. Protodn. Peter M. Danilchick
  • Mr. Gregory Drillock
  • Dr. Albert Foundos
  • Dr. Anne Glynn Mackoul
  • Mrs. Tatiana Hoff
  • Mr. Leon Lysaght
  • Mr. Eric S. Namee
  • Dr. Nicholas Pandelidis
  • Mr. Ivan Rudolph-Shabinsky
  • Dr. Donald J. Tamulonis, Jr.
  • Dr. Melody (Monica) Thompson
  • Mrs. Anne van den Berg

Emeriti Trustees

  • Mr. Michael Bress
  • Dr. Brian Gerich
  • Dr. Glenn R. Kubina
  • Mr. Alexander Popoff, Jr.
  • The Very Rev. Paul Shafran
  • Mrs. Elsie Skvir Nierle
  • Mr. Thomas S. Zedlovich
  • Mr. Mitchell Zunich