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

Senior Editor

Jennifer Johnson Gilnett

Managing Editor

Hannah Notess

Contributing Editor

Jeffrey Overstreet

Art Director

BeckyJo Bourgeois

Senior Writer

Clint Kelly

Staff Writers

Kelsey Chase, Bob Elmer, Hope McPherson, Mark Moschetti, Tracy Norlen, Julia Siemens, Matthew Sumi, Andrew Towell

Footnotes Editor

Clint Kelly


Lynn Anselmi, Garland Cary, Brooke Fitts, Luke Rutan, Mike Siegel, Dan Sheehan, Matthew Sumi, Andrew Towell

Web Editor

Hope McPherson

Web Designers

Jane Hur

Web Developer

Jacob Lane

Administrative Support

Julia Weir, Ashley Boucher, Kelsey Chase

University Administration


Daniel J. Martin


Jeffrey B. Van Duzer

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