Eleana Silk

Eleana Silk

Librarian, x365

Eleana Silk is the librarian at St. Vladimir's Seminary. She is co-editor of the book, The Legacy of St. Vladimir, and has written articles for The Orthodox Church, The FROC Journal and the OCA's Resource Handbook for Lay Ministries. Eleana has a B.S. in Zoology from Michigan State University, a B.S. in Geology from George Washington University, the Master of Divinity and Master of Arts in Religious Education from St. Vladimir's Seminary, and Master of Science in Library Science from Columbia University. Eleana has been active at all levels of the Orthodox Church in America and current serves on the Department of History and Archives. Eleana has been a member of the Metropolitan Council (MC) since 2006 and is a member of the MC Strategic Planning Committee. Her interests are in 20th-century Orthodoxy in North America. She has spoken on the methodology of oral history. Eleana has been at St. Vladimir's Seminary for 30 years.

Teaching Interests

  • Orthodox Church history in America
  • Oral history
  • Christian Ed