Marion Danforth

Adjunct Faculty

Marion Danforth is a LIM adjunct faculty member.


Ed.D., North Carolina State University; M.R.E., Loyola University New Orleans; M.E., Virginia Tech

Short Bio

Marion Danforth, Ed.D., was most recently the chair of the theology department at Cardinal Gibbons High School in Raleigh, NC. She has a 40 year career in pastoral ministries and religious education, serving as catechist, classroom instructor, retreat presenter, director of faith formation for youth and adults, pastoral bereavement counselor, and program consultant for continuing education. She has a Master’s of Education from Virginia Tech, in Blacksburg, VA, a Master’s of Pastoral Studies from Loyola University New Orleans, and a Doctorate of Education (Adult and Continuing Education) from North Carolina State University in Raleigh, NC. She is a former facilitator for the extension program and presently is an adjunct faculty member in the LIM onsite and online programs.

Courses Taught

Teaches LIM Online Courses:

  • Introduction to Practical Theology
  • Foundations of Religious Education
  • Curriculum Development

Evaluates LIM Focus Courses

  • Foundations of Religious Education
  • Curriculum Development
  • Foundations of Youth Ministry
  • Adolescent Spirituality and Methods of Faith Development