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Center For Jesuit Education

About Us

Joe Orlando

Director
Phone: 206-296-5917

Joe Orlando is the Director of the Center for Jesuit Education. His educational background includes a B.A. from Harvard College, a Master of Divinity from Weston Jesuit School of Theology, a Master of Social Work from the University of Washington, and a Doctorate in Educational Leadership from Seattle University. He has been at Seattle University since 1990, serving both as a Campus Minister and as adjunct faculty member in social work prior to working with the Center. He has been associated with the Jesuits since 1983, and has extensive experience with the Spiritual Exercises. He is married, and has two daughters.

Jen Tilghman-Havens

Associate Director
Phone: 206-296-2335

Jen Tilghman-Havens is the Associate Director of the Center for Jesuit Education. She earned her B.A. at the University of Notre Dame and her Masters in Pastoral Ministry and Social Work from Boston College. She also has a Master’s in Business Administration, with a focus on social responsibility and organizational change. Jen’s background includes counseling, retreats, administration, group work, and facilitating courses online. Before joining the Center, she served as Social Justice Minister at Seattle University and the Director of the Women’s Resource Center at Boston College. She is married and has two children.

Eddie Salazar

Senior Administrative Assistant
Phone: 206-296-6133

Eddie Salazar is the Senior Administrative Assistant in the Center For Jesuit Education. He received a B.B.A. from the University of Texas at El Paso, a Master of Divinity from Seattle University, and a Doctorate in Educational Leadership at Seattle University. He has worked at Seattle University since 1997, first with the School of Theology & Ministry as Multicultural Coordinator and Administrative Assistant, and now with the Center.

David Leigh, S.J.

Jesuit Assistant for Faculty/Staff Programs

Professor of English
College of Arts and Sciences
Phone: 296-5414

 

 

Peter B. Ely, S.J.

Jesuit Assistant for Faculty/Staff Programs

Associate Professor of Theology and Religious Studies
College of Arts and Sciences
Phone: 296-6158