Greg Jones

Spirituality, Theology

L. Gregory Jones is the president of Belmont University and the author/co-author of seventeen books, including Navigating the Future (2021), Christian Social Innovation: Renewing Wesleyan Witness (2016), Forgiving as We've Been Forgiven: Community Practices for Making Peace (2010) and Embodying Forgiveness (1995). Before assuming the Belmont presidency, Jones was the dean of Duke Divinity School and the Ruth W. and A. Morris Williams Jr. Distinguished Professor of Theology and Christian Ministry. Between 2010 and 2018, he served in a variety of roles, including vice president and vice provost for global strategy at Duke University, and as provost and executive vice president of Baylor University. 


Festival Years: 2020, 2021