Rev. Rachel Toone

Dean of Spiritual Formation

Rachel Toone

Rev. Rachel Toone joined Montreat College in July 2018 as the Dean of Spiritual Formation. She holds a B.A. in Theology from Whitworth University, an MDiv. from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, and she is currently enrolled in the Doctor of Ministry program at Trinity School for Ministry. Rev. Toone is an ordained teaching elder by the Evangelical Presbyterian Church. When she is not working, Rev. Toone enjoys traveling, hiking, and reading old books.


Toone, Rachel. “Redeeming the City: A Study of Book III of Chrysostom’s Against the Opponents of the Monastic Life.” Cahiers de Biblia Patristica 19 (2019): 59-92.

Zondervan Theology Award, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, 2017.

Gordon-Conwell Pastor-Scholar Award, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, 2014.

Zondervan Biblical Greek Award, Whitworth University, 2013.

Zondervan Biblical Hebrew Award, Whitworth University, 2013.