Rev. Esther D. Jadhav, is the Director of Intercultural Programs at Asbury University. Her call to ministry began at a very early age. This involvement took her across the country of India (South Asia) and the continents of Africa (Uganda), South-east Asia (Japan) and North America (United States of America). Positioning her to build bridges across cultures and serve persons of diverse backgrounds through preaching and teaching. Esther’s academic pursuits are in Anthropology, Sociology and Theology. Esther grew up in Mumbai, India before she came to the United States, where she has been living in Kentucky for 15 years. She joined the Student Development team at Asbury University in 2004 as the Coordinator for Intercultural Programs.