Campus Chaplain & Assistant Professor of Religion
Rob Sizemore, who holds a doctor of ministry from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (Deerfield, Ill.) and a Master of Divinity from Calvin Theological Seminary (Grand Rapids, Mich.), is Lakeland’s spiritual advisor and leader.
He was named Lakeland’s chaplain in 2012 after serving as a pastor in various settings for 23 years.
Sizemore also teaches religion classes and helps students apply scholarship and critical thinking to their faith commitments and the faith commitments of others so they can confidently and compassionately engage our pluralistic world. Sizemore strives to help students progress their own unique spiritual journeys individually and in community without being judged.
Sizemore was named Lakeland’s outstanding advisor in 2014 for his work with the Spiritual Life Council. He was also awarded Lakeland’s Big Fish Award in 2014, which recognizes employees who live the college’s mission and values by providing superior service to students and fellow employees and actively participating in the life of the college.