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Director: Jane Landato

Jane is a 2011 graduate of Charis Chicago and now serves as the Director of Charis Bible College Chicago. She is passionate about helping students discover who they are in Christ and what they have been given as a child of God and how to effectively share that with others. Jane is bringing this life-changing message of the grace and unconditional love of God to the Chicago area. Jane is married, has 4 children, 6 grandchildren and 1 great granddaughter.


Karen Burmesch - Administrator

Karen is a 2017 graduate of Charis Bible College Chicago and now serves as the Administrator. Karen was called to teach in Jan. 1985 and given a gift for teaching. She has been teaching Bible studies in some capacity to all ages for the past 33 years. She has a passion for discipleship, helping people to grow in their personal walk with God. Karen uses her teaching gift to prepare second year students for the mission trip. She has an interactive teaching style which helps students get involved in the teaching. Karen is married and has two children.


Victor Adams -  Coordinator

Victor Adams is a 2011 graduate of Charis Bible College Indiana. He has been serving Charis Chicago as coordinator since 2012. He accepted Christ at the age of nine and received his call to minister at the age of 18 at home in a supernatural vision from Christ. Victor's teaching passions and revelations help students and seasoned believers distinguish between living Old Testament law and receiving New Testament grace. After serving a one-year apprenticeship at Charis Bible College Indiana, he is currently serving as Coordinator at Charis Bible College Chicago. Victor and his wife Felicia have been married 26 years and have one son, Caleb.