Loren Johnson

Mr. Loren Johnson is a distinguished graduate of Judson’s M.Arch. program, recipient of the AIA Henry Adams Certificate, Dean’s Award for Academic Excellence, King Student Medal for Research and an honorable mention in the AIA NEI Chicago Award in Architecture. He is currently a Designer at Legat Architects where he specializes in design research and educational practice. See Mr. Johnson’s portfolio here.


Alyssa Low

A graduate of Judson University in Visual Communications, Ms. Low is a designer creating meaningful experiences in both the print and (mostly) digital worlds. Her multi-faceted design experience includes branding, advertising, technology solutions such as websites and mobile apps in an agile environment. Her ability to create visual harmony with functional product design led to her being honored with the “AIGA Chicago Emerging Designer Award” in 2016. She has designed for such clients as Glamour magazine, Songfinch, Mack Trucks and Underwriters Laboratories. Visit Ms. Lowe’s website here.

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Sarah Rohde

Pastor Sarah Rohde earned degrees in music, Spanish, and religion from Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota before serving for a year in the ELCA’s Young Adults in Global Mission program in Cuernavaca, Mexico.  In this life-changing experience, she spent most of her time with women in a rural indigenous community.  While attending Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago, Pastor Sarah held an internship at Trinity Lutheran in New York City.  She entered into the position of Associate Pastor at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in St. Charles in the summer of 2013.  Read more about Pastor Sarah here.


Robert Wallace

Holding a Ph.D. from Baylor University, Dr. Robert Wallace teaches and publishes on the Old Testament with special focus on the Psalms. In addition to his academic work, Dr. Wallace remains connected to the local church by leading seminars and supply preaching as the opportunities come. An innovator in the classroom (visit his YouTube channel here], he is also the co-creator and cohost of the podcast “Reading in Church & Other Distractions,” which you can access here.