Lakies, Chad

Chad Lakies

B.A. – University of Michigan, Philosophy and Psychology
M.Div. – Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, MO
PhD – Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, MO

Chad Lakies is Assistant Professor of Theology at Concordia University in Portland, OR. He has been a church planter and a worship director, and has experimented with starting a collective for young adults within the boundaries of a large congregation — all within congregations in St. Louis, MO. As an academic and reflective practitioner, he desires to engage in the conversations happening in postmodern philosophy and theology for the sake of helping the church live more faithfully in the world. He occasionally blogs at He an his wife Bethany live in Vancouver, WA. They have a daughter, Anabel.