Admissions Team


Graham McKeague, M.Theol., M.A., Ph.D. program

Director of Admissions
Phone: 616.222.1559 |

Graham is a graduate of the M.A. in Intercultural Ministries program at GRTS and is currently pursuing his Ph.D. in Higher Education at Michigan State University. He spent years traveling the world working with YWAM before moving to Kalamazoo with his wife. Graham likes coffee (a lot) and is originally from Northern Ireland.


Ashley VanBemmelen, B.A., M.A., LPC

Assistant Director of Admissions
Phone: 616.222.1442 |

Ashley is a Cornerstone graduate and has since completed her M.A. Counseling degree. She is a great resource for questions regarding state licensure, counseling accreditation, internships, etc. Ashley is passionate about fighting human trafficking and she watches a Christmas movie every night of December.

Ashley is the admissions counselor for students with last names from A-E.


Sarah Enck, B.A., M.A. program

Admissions Counselor
Phone: 616.254.1632 |

Sarah is completing her MA Counseling degree at GRTS. She takes every opportunity to build relationships through people's stories and good cup of coffee. Always excited for a new adventure, her most memorable trips include Thailand, Russia, and Ireland. You can usually find Sarah reading a biography, crafting with buttons, spending time outside, or backpacking with her husband.

Sarah is the admissions counselor for students with last names from L-Z.


Kris Rolls, B.S., M.Div. Program

Admissions Counselor

Kris is currently enrolled in the Master of Divinity program at GRTS. Before attending GRTS, he earned his B.S. in Biblical Studies from Cornerstone University and did graduate work in Israel at Jerusalem University College. Kris is passionate about the impact that a Christ-centered seminary education has on the discipleship process. He enjoys working with students and helping them discern their calling. You can typically find him hanging around local restaurants and community events or sitting on his front porch with a good book.

Kris is the admissions counselor for students with last names from F-K.


Jo Anna Kelly, B.A., M.A. Program

Data Coordinator

Jo Anna is excited to be enrolled in the MA Counseling program at GRTS. She is passionate about issues surrounding race and gender in society. Jo Anna enjoys trying new recipes, gardening and reading as well as spending time with her family.


Contact Us


Phone: 800.697.1133
Fax: 616.254.1623

Academics Office

Phone: 616.222.1422
Fax: 616.222.1502

Student Financial Services

Phone: 616.222.1424
Fax: 616.222.1400

Mailing Address

Grand Rapids Theological Seminary
1001 East Beltline Avenue NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525

Physical Address

3000 Leonard Street NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525

Wood Seminary Building Hours

Monday - Thursday 6:00am - 10:30pm
Friday 6:00am - 8:00pm
Saturday and Sunday 8:00am - 8:00pm