The Reverend Callista Isabelle

Director for Religious, Spiritual and Ethical Life

As the Director for Religious, Spiritual and Ethical Life, The Reverend Callista Isabelle supports the religious, ethical, and spiritual life on campus. She leaders interfaith programming and provides pastoral care and support to the WashU community. Callista also convenes the Religious, Spiritual & Ethical Life Affiliates organization.

Callista earned her Master of Divinity degree from Yale Divinity School, and a certificate from the Yale Institute of Sacred Music. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Gustavus Adolphus College. Callista is an ordained pastor in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.

Prior to joining the Washington University community, Callista served as College Chaplain at Muhlenberg College and Associate University Chaplain at Yale University.