The Very Rev. Dr. Christoph Keller III

Principal Lecturer

The Very Rev. Dr. Christoph Keller, III founded SUMMA and directed its first camp in 2012. He remains passionately involved as a Senior Fellow of the Beecken Center and as the principal lecturer in both theology and debate for camp. Dr. Keller is an Episcopal priest and theologian, now serving as Dean of Trinity Cathedral in Little Rock. He is a 1977 graduate (B.A., magna cum laude) of Amherst College, 1982 graduate (M. Div.) of the Episcopal Divinity School, and holds a Doctor of Theology (Th.D.) in Anglican Studies (2009) from General Theological Seminary. His field was systematic theology, with a focus in theology and science. His dissertation, “Darwin’s Science in Chalcedonian Imagination,” explores, affirms, and explains the deep compatibility between Christian faith and evolution. He is an Episcopal Church Foundation Fellow and an honorary Canon of the Diocese of Arkansas.