The Louisville Institute

The Louisville Institute
1044 Alta Vista Road Louisville, KY 40205 (502) 992-5432

Louisville Institute Staff

  • Terry C. Muck

    Terry C. Muck
    Executive Director
    tmuck@louisville-institute.org
    (502) 992-9341

    Terry C. Muck received his Ph.D. from Northwestern University in the History of Religions. He taught for ten years at Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary and ten years at Asbury Theological Seminary. Prior to that he served as editor of Christianity Today Magazine and as executive director of the Christianity Today Institute. He has authored ten books and numerous scholarly articles on religion and theological education. He and his wife, Frances S. Adeney, a professor at Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary, have six children and live in Louisville.


    • Don C. Richter

      Don C. Richter
      Associate Director
      drichter@louisville-institute.org
      (502) 992-5430

      A native of Alabama, Don Richter graduated from Davidson College (A.B.) and Princeton Theological Seminary (M.Div., Ph.D.). He served as Associate Minister of Education at Second Presbyterian Church in Louisville (1981-1984) and taught Christian education at Bethany Theological Seminary (1988-1992) and Candler School of Theology (1992-1998), where he was also founding director of the Youth Theology Institute. As Associate Director of the Valparaiso Project on the Education and Formation of People of Faith (1999-2010), Richter wrote Mission Trips That Matter (Upper Room Books, 2008) and with Dorothy Bass co-edited Way to Live: Christian Practices for Teens (Upper Room Books, 2002). He has two children and lives in Louisville.


    • Keri liechty

      Keri Liechty
      Administrative Assistant to the Associate Director
      kliechty@louisville-institute.org
      (502) 992-5431

      Keri Liechty is a graduate of the University of Southern Indiana with degrees in Communications, emphasizing Public Relations, and Spanish. Her career has included marketing, advertising, event planning and graphic design. Keri and her husband Kenny are actively involved with their church. They have one son and one daughter.


    • Pamala Collins

      Pamala Collins
      Administrative Assistant to the Executive Director
      info@louisville-institute.org
      (502) 992-9342

      Pamala is a graduate of Bellarmine University with a Bachelor’s degree in Liberal Studies, focused in Communications. She was a founding member of MOCA; Ministry of Catholic Adults based at Holy Spirit Catholic Church. Her career has involved her as an executive assistant, as well as catering, meeting planning and event management. Pamala and her husband, Aaron, have two children and are members of St. Gabriel the Archangel Parish in Fern Creek.