Westar Institute

Institutional Affiliation
Charter Member

Robin McGonigle

Institutional Affiliation

Sr. Minister, University Congregational Church Wichita, Kansas


BA in Education, Bethany College, Lindsborg Kansas; MS in Educational Administration, Kansas State University; M. Div. Phillips Theological Seminary, Tulsa Oklahoma; D. Min. Phillips Theological Seminary, Tulsa Oklahoma.


Robin McGonigle is the Sr. Minister at University Congregational Church in Wichita, Kansas, where she has served 12 years.  She is a Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) ordained minister, who has served five congregations in the last forty years. Robin has also worked as a professor, teaching Christian Ethics and Christian Leadership at Newman University and Friends University, respectively.  Robin and her husband, Eric, have three grown children and four grandchildren.

Board & Community Involvement

Alternative Gifts International President & Board Member

Rotary Club member

United Way Board of Directors

Interfaith Ministry Board of Directors

Stephen Ministry Leader

Women's Studies President & Board Member

Facilitator/ Trainer for National Conference on Community and Justice - fighting bigotry & racism in schools and workplaces

Consultant & keynote speaker for various denominations on leadership, clergy burnout, elder & board training, and visioning

Academic Appointments
Professional Service