Rev. Eric Childers (Ph.D. ’10 Higher Ed) serves as pastor of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Cherryville, N.C. He also serves as adjunct assistant professor at Lenoir-Rhyne University. Eric has collaborated for two years with University of Minnesota Professor Dr. Ann Hill Duin on an effort called “Project DAVID,” which seeks to create conversations of consequence in liberal arts education. Ann and Eric presented their edited anthology, Project DAVID: Vocation and Reinvention in Liberal Arts Colleges, to the LECNA College Presidents Conference in Santa Barbara in 2014. The former dean of the Curry School, David Breneman, was a contributor to the book.