Leadership Team

Saint Paul Interfaith Network (SPIN) is governed by a Steering Committee and run by a group of lead volunteers.

Steering Committee

  • Dr. Jan Philips, Temple of Aaron
  • Mr. Kashif Saroya, Islamic Resource Group
  • Rev. Grant Abbott, Episcopal Clergy (ret.)
  • Fr. Erich Rutten, University of St. Thomas
  • Ms. Fardosa Hassan, Interfaith Action of Greater Saint Paul
  • Rev. John F. Anderson, Central Baptist Church
  • Rev. Tom Duke, Saint Paul Interfaith Network
  • Rev. John Matthews, Grace Lutheran Church of Apple Valley

Lead Volunteers

Tom Duke, Midday Interfaith Dialogue, Congregational Resources
651-263-7031
tduke03@earthlink.net

Steve Miller, Inter-Belief Conversation Café, Communications Coordinator
651-331-0241
pugrule@prodigy.net

Scott Russell, Healing Minnesota Stories
612-203-6164
scottrussell@usfamily.net

Rev. Jim Bear Jacobs, Healing Minnesota Stories
763-258-3866
jimbearj@hotmail.com

Rev. Charlie Curry, Treasurer
952-270-2155
charliecurry@charter.net

Kim Olstad, Congregational Events
763-742-3291
kim.olstad@gmail.com