Meet our Admissions Team

The Rev. Dr. Diane A. Bogues

Director of Admissions & Financial Aid

Rev. Dr. Diane Bogues joined Lancaster Seminary in September 2020 from McCormick Theological Seminary in Chicago where she was director of recruitment since 2018. She is an ordained itinerant elder in the African Methodist Episcopal Church. She received a Doctor of Ministry degree from Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School in Rochester, NY, where she worked as a recruiter from 2015-18. She received a Master of Divinity degree in 2003 from Garrett Evangelical Theological Seminary of Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, where she worked as director of new student recruitment from 2006-2010. Rev. Dr. Bogues also has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana.

Parker T. Loesch

Admissions Associate

Parker Loesch received a Bachelor of Arts from Friends University and a Master of Divinity from Drew Theological School, where he worked as a student representative in the Office of Graduate Admissions. He has served as an assistant pastor at Green Village United Methodist Church. He is excited about walking alongside those who are called and interested in receiving a theological education from Lancaster Seminary.

Jeremy Edwards


Jeremy Edwards, MDiv 2021, began working with the Office of Admissions while he was completing his Master of Divinity degree. Jeremy moved to Lancaster for seminary from St. Louis, Missouri, and he’s still a St. Louis Cardinals fan. He values our seminary community as a safe space for learning that welcomes diversity. He is a Member in Discernment seeking ordination in the United Church of Christ with plans to one day be a full-time pastor.