All Special Guests The Board Guest Lecturers Faculty Staff

Jessi Robinson

Student Support Team Lead, Signum Advisor, Keeper of Sycamore Records

Jessi heads the Signum Student Support Team and helps maintain student records.

John Di Bartolo

Special Guest

John Di Bartolo is a writer, musician, and multimedia designer living in Long Island, New York.

John Garth


Internationally recognized for his groundbreaking work on the creative development of J.R.R. Tolkien in the context of his times, John Garth is the author of the Mythopoeic Award-winning Tolkien and the Great War (2003) and the 2015-16 Fellow in Humanistic Studies at Black Mountain Institute, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He lectures on Tolkien for Signum University.

Jonathan Spencer

Board Member in Memoriam

Former Member Board of Directors.

Karita Alexander

Dean of Placement

Karita Alexander is the Dean of Placement for Signum University.

Karl Persson

Lecturer; Preceptor

Dr. Persson has a Doctorate in English from the University of British Columbia, and a Masters’ degree in English from the University of Regina. His area of scholarly interest is premodern literature, with reference to the ways it intersects with theological, philosophical, and sapiential traditions.

Katherine Sas

Academic Coordinator

Katherine Sas earned her B.A. in English Literature from Messiah College and her M.A. in Language & Literature from Signum University, specializing in Imaginative Literature. She is the Academic Coordinator for Signum Grad School.

Katy McDaniel

Kathryn N. McDaniel is Andrew U. Thomas Professor of History and Chair of the Department of History, Philosophy, and Religion at Marietta College in Marietta, Ohio.

Keith Burrows

Board Member Student Representative

Keith Burrows is the Student-elected member of the Signum Board.

Keli Fancher

Digital Campus Division Lead

Keli is a consultant doing development for Apple products and the leader of the Digital Campus Division at Signum University where he oversees Signum's digital assets.