Hometown: Snohomish, Washington
Province: USA East
Luke, 28, received a bachelor’s in theology, French and peace studies from Whitworth University in Spokane, Washington, and a Master of Divinity from Duke Divinity School. At Duke, he worked at the Newman Center and met a Jesuit whose friendship and example had a large influence on him. Luke taught religion at Canisius High School, studied abroad at Oxford University, taught South Sudanese refugees in Uganda and lived in an intentional community with people of different abilities. He enjoys reading, soccer and backpacking.