Gary Boelhower is professor of theology and religious studies at The College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, Minnesota. He has been involved in education for over 35 years as a high school teacher, college professor, chair of humanities, dean of graduate studies and vice president for academic affairs. He was co-founder and executive director of the Center for Spirituality and Leadership at Marian College in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. He has consulted with a broad range of organizations on values integration, conflict resolution, team spirit, mission and strategy, and the respectful workplace. He has planned and facilitated executive development programs on dialogue, authentic leadership, values and vision, appreciative inquiry, and professional development. He has published a dozen religious education texts as well as scholarly articles in Business Research Yearbook, The North Central Association Collection of Papers on Self Study and Institutional Improvement, Scholar and Educator, The International Journal of Humanities and Anglican Theological Review. For eight years he edited the Journal for the Study of Peace and Conflict, the annual publication of the Wisconsin Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies.