William Messenger

Will Messenger is the Executive Editor of the Theology of Work Project, Inc., an international organization which is researching, writing, and circulating materials about how the Christian faith can contribute to ordinary workplaces. Its materials are available at wiki.theologyofwork.org.

From 1999 to 2008, Will was Director of the Mockler Center for Faith and Ethics in the Workplace at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, and an adjunct faculty member there. While there, he led the seminary’s doctoral and master’s degree programs in workplace leadership business ethics. He presently serves as an adjunct professor of business ethics at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and as a guest lecturer at Holy Cross College.

Will is a member of the Board of Directors of ArQule, Inc., a biotech company near Boston, where he chairs the compensation, nominating and governance committee and is a member of the audit committee. He previously worked as a sales representative at IBM, a corporate finance associate at Goldman Sachs, a consultant at McKinsey & Co., and Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Advanced Metabolic Systems. Will is ordained in the Episcopal Church and formerly served as pastor of Charles River Church in Boston and Assistant Rector of All Saints’ Episcopal Church in Belmont, Massachusetts. He holds a BS in Physics from Case Western Reserve University, an MBA from Harvard Business School, a Master of Divinity from Boston University School of Theology and a Doctor of Ministry from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary.

Will was born in 1960. He lives in Belmont, Massachusetts with his wife, Kim, and their two daughters, Sarah and Hannah.