Associate for Formation
The Rev. Dr. Jennifer McBride is from Chattanooga, TN. She attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and has an M.A. and Ph.D. in Religious Studies from the University of Virginia. Since 2008, Jenny has worked in graduate level theological education, and has served on the faculty of Wartburg College in rural Iowa and McCormick Theological Seminary in Chicago. She is the author of a number of books and journal articles and is President of the International Bonhoeffer Society. Jenny was ordained to the transitional diaconate in December 2022 and will be ordained to the priesthood in June 2023. Jenny is married to Thomas Fabisiak (Fabe-is-ak), who runs a college degree program at Arrendale State Prison for Women through Life University in Marietta. They love hiking, biking, swimming, and enjoying the beauty and vibrancy of their Atlanta in town neighborhood.