Response Online

About Response

Response is a print and online magazine for thoughtful Christians worldwide, rooted in the people, life, and mission of Seattle Pacific University. The magazine explores the encounter between education, faith, and culture, and is an informed voice for Christian engagement in the world.


Response Staff


Daniel J. Martin

Associate Publisher

Marjorie R. Johnson

Senior Editor

Jennifer Johnson Gilnett

Managing Editor

Hannah Notess

Contributing Editor

Jeffrey Overstreet

Art Director

BeckyJo Bourgeios

Senior Writer

Clint Kelly

Staff Writers

Bob Elmer, Alison Estep, Kathy Henning, Hope McPherson, Mark Moschetti, Kalie Nelson, Tracy Norlen, Holly Harris Wood

Footnotes Editor

Clint Kelly


John Keatley, Pete Lacker, Luke Rutan, Eric Schmidt, Mike Siegel, Dan Sheehan, Andrew Towell

Web Editor

Hope McPherson

Web Designers

Jane Hur, Morrie Nimmer

Web Developer

Jacob Lane

Administrative Support

Julia Weir, Kalie Nelson, Ashley Boucher

University Administration


Daniel J. Martin


Jeffrey B. Van Duzer

Senior Vice President for University Relations

Marjorie R. Johnson

Senior Vice President for Planning and Administration

Donald W. Mortenson

Vice President for Student Life

Jeffrey C. Jordan

Vice President for Business and Finance
Craig G. Kispert



Board of Trustees


A. Gary Ames

Vice Chair

Douglas D. Backous


Matthew H. Whitehead


Victor C. Moses