Meeting with a Chaplain

University Chaplain, Dr. Burt Burleson, holds a Doctorate in Christian Nurture and has extensive background and training in pastoral care and spiritual direction. The easiest way to make an appointment is by calling the Office of Spiritual Life at 254-710-3517 or emailing us at

The following chaplains are also trained and eager to meet any need you may have.

Rebecca Kennedy, MBA, MCM
Associate Chaplain, Assistant Dean, Director for Missions

Ryan Richardson, M.Div.
Associate Chaplain, Director for Worship

Kristen Richardson, M.Div., MSEd.
Associate Chaplain, Director for Pastoral Care

Katherine Johnson
Sports Chaplain

Baylor Spiritual Life