Director of Community Life


Hometown: Langley, BC

Favorite part about the job: I love talking to students about trends, family backgrounds, meaningful experiences, difficult life situations, and how Jesus Christ is the essential part of each!

Favorite TWU tradition: Sir Douglas

CliftonStrengths Top 5: Communication, Responsibility, Learner, Futuristic, Achiever

Erin Thiessen has been working at TWU for seven years. She has experience in Education, Theology & Biblical Studies with degrees from Multnomah University in Portland, Oregon. Erin is passionate about student development, and the necessity of community, which contributes to our sense of self. Erin is currently studying Leadership, Theology in Society at Regent College in Vancouver.

Research & Scholarship


BEd, Multnomah University; MA, Trinity Western University (in progress)