Clinical Pastoral Education Students

Residents: Houston Methodist Hospital

Chaplain James Darby
Chaplain James Darby

713.441.1981
Southern Baptist
MARE Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
BA Texas Southern University 
Clinical Units
Neuro Intensive Care, Psychology, Neurology
Coordinating Chaplain: Oscar Hall

Chaplain Iris Gilbert
Chaplain Iris Gilbert

713.441.1976
Church of God in Christ
MDiv Candidate Houston Graduate School of Theology
BA University of Houston Clear Lake
AAS Brazosport College
CPE Internship Center: Houston Methodist
Clinical Units
Coronary Care, Heart Failure, Women's Health, Labor & Delivery
Coordinating Chaplain: Brian Gowan

Chaplain Vera Lewis
Chaplain Vera Lewis

713.441.7103
United Methodist
MDiv Southern Methodist University
BA Southern University and A&M College
Clinical Units
Emergency Department and Stroke Unit
Coordinating Chaplain: Charles Abuyeka

Chaplain Stephen Lightfoot
Chaplain Stephen G. Lightfoot

713.441.1993
United Methodist
COSS Perkins School of Theology
BS Lamar University
Clinical Units
Cardiovascular Intensive Care, Intermediate Cardiovascular Care, General Cardiac Care
Coordinating Chaplain: Robert Vitela

Chaplain Steve Thomas
Chaplain Steve Thomas

713.441.1978
Seventh Day Adventist
DMin Andrews University
MA Andrews University
BA Andrews University
CPE Internship Center:
Clinical Units
Medical Intensive Care, Intermediate Care, General Medical, Urology
Coordinating Chaplain: BJ Hightower

Chaplain Collin Wilcox
Chaplain Collin Wilcox

713.441.1979
Baptist
MDiv Logsdon Seminary
BA Hardin-Simmons University
Clinical Units
Transplant, Cardiovascular Intesive Care
Coordinating Chaplain: Montes Estinphil

Residents: Houston Methodist
The Woodlands Hospital

Chaplain Arthur Balis
Chaplain Arthur Balis

713.441.1993
United Methodist
MDiv Asbury Seminary
BA Scarritt College
CPE Internship Center: Houston Methodist
Clinical Placement
Houston Methodist The Woodlands Hospital
Director: Deborah Johns

Chaplain Roger Girdwood
Chaplain Roger Girdwood

281.737.1353
Roman Catholic
MDiv Liberty University
MBA University of Toledo
BS Michigan State University
CPE Internship Center: Houston Methodist
Clinical Placement
Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital
Director: Michael Tarvin

Chaplain Angelique Jawahir
Chaplain Angelique Jawahir

281.274.7164
Baptist
DDiv Cornerstone University & Calvary Theological Seminary
DTh Cornerstone University & Calvary Theological Seminary
MA Cornerstone University & Calvary Theological Seminary
BA Calvary Theological Seminary
CPE Internship Center: Houston Methodist
Clinical Placement
Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital
Director: Timothy Madison

Chaplain Brett McCleneghan
Chaplain Brett McLenaghan

936.270.2300
United Methodist
PhD Chicago Theological Seminary
MDiv Andover Newton Theological School
BA Albion College 
Clinical Placement
Houston Methodist The Woodlands Hospital
Director: Deborah Johns

Chaplain Phong Nguyen
Chaplain Phong Nguyen

832.522.0007
Seventh Day Adventist
MDiv Andrews University
BA La Sierra University
CPE Internship Center: MD Anderson Cancer Center
Clinical Placement
Houston Methodist West Hospital
Director: Craig Bradley

Chaplain Karen Sherlock
Chaplain Karen Sherlock

281.274.7164
United Methodist
MTS Southern Methodist University
MS University of Southern California
BS California Lutheran University
Clinical Placement
Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital
Director: Timothy Madison

Chaplain Lataya Simpson
Chaplain Lataya Simpson

281.523.2633
United Methodist
MDiv Southern Methodist University
BA Texas Southern University
Clinical Placement
Houston Methodist Clear Lake Hospital
Director: Richard Maddox

Chaplain Jerrad Toups
Chaplain Jerrad Toups

832.556.6963
Baptist
MDiv Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
BA Lamar University
Clinical Placement
Houston Methodist Baytown Hospital
Director: George Colón

Interns

Houston Methodist Hospital

George Creamer, Non-denominational

Desmond Daniels, Catholic

Kirk Hooper, United Methodist

Amorita Hudson, United Methodist 

Narjess Kardan, Islam

Mark A. Solomon, Baptist