Rev. Yolanda Kirk, MA

Interfaith Staff Chaplain


Providing for the spiritual needs of patients/families and staff of the Burn/Trauma Center and the Emergency Department. This includes daily visits, collaborating with interdisciplinary teams and educating about Spiritual Care.


  • BA in Psychology; Minor: Communication, Kean University, NJ (Magna Cum Laude)
  • MA in Human Services/Marriage & Family, Liberty University, VA
  • Ministerial Licensure: 2008 Lebanon Baptist Church, Westwood, NJ
  • Ordination: 2012 Corinthian Baptist Church, Des Moines, IA
  • Professional Memberships: Spiritual Care Association
  • Clinical Pastoral Education 2020 – 2021, The Institute for Clinical Pastoral Training, Orlando, Florida

 Special Interests and Activities:

I enjoy traveling, reading, movies and shopping. I am currently an Associate Minister and teach weekly evening Bible study.


Pager:  8248
Phone: 319 384-6752
Office Address: C505 GH

When asked, “What inspires you?”

“Serving people and making a difference in their lives.”