Teal is University Engagement Director and Special Projects Manager for the Veritas Forum, jumping into Forum planning and creative engagement with great excitement. After earning her BA in English at the University of Mary Washington, Teal earned her MA in Religion from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. Teal spent a rewarding five years as a Ministry Fellow at Harvard University with Christian Union before joining the team. She lives with her husband Jeff in New York City where they are always on the hunt for delicious coffee and new running routes.