The Rev. Dr. Forstman is a graduate of Brite, where she earned her Masters of Theological Studies in 2000 and PhD in Biblical Interpretation in 2007. She also holds a Bachelor of Music degree from Oberlin College and a Masters of Music from State University of New York at Stony Brook.
Dr. Forstman has taught as an adjunct instructor at Brite and will continue to teach on an occasional basis to complement her work in admissions. She is also a professional flutist, playing part-time with with the Dallas Symphony, and a Zen Teacher in the Sanbo Kyodan Tradition. In 2007, Dr. Forstman was ordained in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) at Midway Hills Christian Church in Dallas.
B.M., Oberlin College Conservatory of Music, 1977
M.M., State University of New York at Stony Brook, 1980
M.T.S., Brite Divinity School, 2000
Ph.D., Brite Divinity School, 2007 (Biblical Interpretation, Hebrew Bible)