Stony Brook Interfaith Center Chaplaincy Staff

Chaplains

Rabbi Joseph S. Topek
Chaplain, Interfaith Center Chairperson
Hillel Foundation for Jewish Life
Appointed: 1982
Education: University of Texas at Austin, Brandeis University, Academy for Jewish Religion
Ordination: Academy for Jewish Religion

Sister Sanaa Nadim
Chaplain
Islamic Society of North America
Appointed: 1994
Education: Baruch College City University of New York

Rabbi Ori Bergman
Associate Chaplain
Hillel Foundation for Jewish Life
Appointed: 2015
Education: York University, Osgoode Hall School of Law, Straus Rabbinical Seminary
Ordination: Straus Rabbinical Seminary

Reverend Farrell Graves
Associate Chaplain
Protestant Campus Ministry
Appointed: 2015
Education: Duke University, University of Virginia, University of California Los Angeles, University of Tokyo, University of California Irvine, General Theological Seminary
Ordination: Episcopal Diocese of Long Island

Reverend Sean Magaldi
Chaplain
Catholic Campus Ministry
Appointed: 2015
Education: Adelphi University, Pontifical St. Thomas Aquinas University, St. Joseph’s Seminary
Ordination: Diocese of Rockville Centre

Reverend Serena Lin
Chaplain
Asian Christian Campus Ministry
Appointed 2016
Education: Catholic University (Taiwan), China Evangelical Seminary, Trinity Divinity School, International University, Duke University Divinity School
Ordination: Chinese Christian Gospel Church

Reverend Isaias Gonzales Ginson
Chaplain
Protestant Campus Ministry
Appointed 2016
Education: University of St. La Salle, University of the Philippines, De La Salle University, Seminary of the Southwest
Ordination: Episcopal Diocese of Long Island

 

Religious Advisors

Reverend Zhe Huang
Religious Advisor
Asian Christian Campus Ministry
Appointed: 2010
Education: Faith Bible Seminary
Ordination: Faith Bible Church

Joanne Buonocore
Catholic Campus Minister
Catholic Campus Ministry
Appointed: 2012
Education: Fordham University

Helen Cheung
Religious Advisor
Asian Christian Campus Ministry
Education: Stony Brook University, Alliance Graduate School of Counseling
Appointed: 2014

Shaina Abrams-Kornblum
Director of Jewish Student Life
Hillel Foundation for Jewish Life
Appointed: 2015
Education: Syracuse University, Pennsylvania State University

Reverend Sterling Edwards
Campus Minister
Collegiate Northeast/Metropolitan New York Baptist Association
Appointed: 2015
Education: Dallas Baptist University
Ordination: Southern Baptist Church

Tal Mansur
Israel Fellow
Hillel Foundation for Jewish Life
Appointed: 2015
Education: Israeli Educational Institute for Social Leadership, Open University