Meet Our Team

Michael Anthony, Ph.D.
Adjunct Faculty
Stephen Atherholt, M.F.A.
Director of Musical Theatre Studies
James Ayers
Adjunct Faculty, Professor Emeritus
Mike Barker, B.F.A.
Adjunct Faculty
Michelle Barraclough, M.M.
Adjunct Faculty - Flute Instructor/Orchestra Mentor
Rod Baughman
Assistant Athletics Director for Fundraising & Mentorship
Thomas Beck, M.Div.
Adjunct Faculty
Angela Becker
Assistant Professor
Peter Beers, M.S.S.
Interim Vice President for Traditional Undergraduate Education, Athletics
Brent Behrenshausen, M.M.
Adjunct Faculty - Percussion Ensemble
Sherry Bell, MEd, MA
Program Coordinator and Student Support Services Manager - Washington, D.C.
Camille Bellino
Ally Center’s Department Assistant
Kirk Belmont
Adjunct Faculty
Ronald Belsterling, Ph.D.
Professor, Youth & Young Adult Ministry Program Director
Philip Béna, MA
Associate Professor, Master of Arts and Divinity Christian Care Program Director
Anjanette Bender, J.D.
Associate Chair, Business Administration
Kendra Bigley, B.Mus.
Adjunct Faculty
Robert Bigley, D.M.A.
Professor, Director of Choral Studies and Chorale & Chamber Singers, Director of Arts and Culture Series
A. Michael Black, DD
Washington, D.C. Site Director
Rob Blanks, M.Div.
LBC-PDN Liaison, Director of Pastoral Ministry Degree
Kimberly Blest, MA, LPC
Director of Counseling & Career Center
Melissa Boas, M.Ed.
Assistant Professor, Professional School Counseling Program Director
Steve Bowers
Capital Recruiter - Lancaster
Shelby Bowers, M.S.
Adjunct Faculty
Kristen Brewer, B.Mus.
Adjunct Faculty
Robin Bronkema, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor and Director of Graduate Programs
Aaron Brown, M.Div.
Director of Master of Arts in Formational Leadership programs, Associate Chair of Special Projects and Innovation, Assistant Professor
T Cedric Brown, D.Min.
Adjunct Faculty
Joseph Brown
Manager of Advising & Retention
Anthony Bruno
Assistant Professor & Liaison for Adult Education
Ned Bustard
Adjunct Faculty
Day Butcher, Ed.D.
Adjunct Faculty
Vickie Byler, Ed.D.
Professor, Chair of Health & Physical Education
Andrea Calderon
Adjunct Faculty - Dance
Jeremy Campbell, D.B.A.
Associate Professor
Cherese Carter
Director of Student Care
Daniel Carver, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Bible & Theology
Krissi Castor, M.A.
Assistant Professor, English Composition Coordinator
Elisa Chodan, M.M.
Director of Women’s Chorus
John Churchville, J.D.
Professor, Criminal Justice ProgramDirector
Shanika Churchville, M.S.Ed.
Coordinator of Writing Center
William Coder
Gift Officer
Rodney Cooper, Ph.D.
Adjunct Faculty
Wayne Cordeiro
MAFL Lead Mentor
Debra Johnson-Cortesi, Ph.D.
Professor, Senior Instructional Designer
Dave Coryell, D.Min.
Adjunct Faculty
Sonya Cunningham
Administrative Assistant
D. Fredrica Brooks-Davis, Psy.D.
Adjunct Faculty
Mark Deckard, D.Min.
Adjunct Faculty
Lee DeRemer, Ph.D.
Executive Vice President
Jessica Dey, B.F.A.
Adjunct Faculty - Musical Theatre Specialist
Ling Dinse, D.S.W.
Assistant Professor
Bob Dodson, Ed.D.
Professor, Certification Officer, Field Placement Coordinator
Sean Dougherty, M.Ed./M.S.
Associate Provost for Student Success
Mark Draper, Ph.D.
Director of Library Services, Adjunct Faculty
Mark Eckel, Ph.D.
Adjunct Faculty
Cheryl Stewart Elliot
Adjunct Faculty - Strings (violin)
Mark Farnham, Ph.D.
Professor, MABS in Christian Apologetics Program Director
Douglas Finkbeiner, Ph.D.
Professor and M.A.B.S. Director
Michael Freeman, D.Ed.
Assistant Professor, Communication Program Director
Zach Freeman
Director of Advancement Operations
Ryan Geesaman, M.S.
Assistant Professor, Chair of the Communication & Media Arts Department
Tyler Gehman, LSW
Assistant Professor, BSW Program Director
Keli Gentzler, M.S., M.B.A.
Associate Chair, Business Administration
Bruce Gerlach, D.M.A.
Part-time Faculty
Heidi Gifford
Gifts Processor
Gordon Gregory, D.Th.
Professor of Bible & Theology, Faculty Athletic Representative
Kevin Gushiken, Ph.D.
Professor, PhD in Leadership Program Director
Gene Habecker, Ph.D.
Adjunct Faculty
Joy Hall, M.A.B.S.
Adjunct Faculty
Doris Hall-Gulati, M.M.
Adjunct Faculty - Woodwinds (clarinet, bass clarinet & saxophone)
John Hamilton, M.M.
Applied Lesson Instructor – Strings (Viola)
Samuel Harbin, D.Min.
Professor, Chair of Bible & Theology Department
Ryan Hartwig, Ph.D.
Adjunct Faculty
Judy Heckaman, B.S.
Assistant to the President
Heather Helsel, M.Ed.
Adjunct Faculty
Julia Hershey, D.Ed.
Associate Provost for Academics
Guy Higashi, DMiss
Adjunct Faculty, Formational Leadership Lead Mentor
Albin Huss, Ph.D.
Professor of Bible & Theology
Daniel Hyun, D.Min.
Adjunct Faculty
Victor Jacobs, Ph.D.
Professor of Bible & Theology
Robin Jeffers, M.Ed.
Instructional Designer & Adjunct Faculty
Tracey Johnston, B.A.
Adjunct Faculty
Lavonne Johnston, M.S.
Adjunct Faculty
Krish Kandiah
Adjunct Faculty
Scott Keating
Vice President of Advancement
Chris Keeney, B.Mus.
Adjunct Faculty - Guitar
Tara Kenkelen, B.A.
Adjunct Faculty - Strings (violin, LBC Orchestra Concertmaster)
Peter Kenote, D.M.A.
Adjunct Faculty - Strings (viola, LBC Orchestra Coach)
Thomas Kiedis, Ph.D., D.Min.
Joe Kim, Ph.D.
Professor of Bible & Theology
Kyle Kouterick, Ph.D.
Professor, Coordinator of Science
Michael Kucks, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Ryan Kuehner, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Chair, Counseling & Social Work Dept. and M.A. in Professional Counseling Program Director
Kenneth Laudermilch, D.M.A.
Adjunct Professor of Trumpet
Kristi Leigh, B.A.
Adjunct Faculty
Kate Leonard
Recruitment Coordinator
Miles Skip Lewis
Professor Emeritus
David Lingham
Recruitment & Enrollment Manager, Adjunct Faculty
Caroline Majeski
Department Assistant
Yolanda Marks
Recruitment and Admissions Counselor, Adult Education
Brian Martin, M.Sc.
Adjunct Faculty
Jeffrey Martin, M.M.
Assistant Professor, Director of Vocal Studies, Director of Chapel Guild
Stacey Martin, Ed.D.
Education Department Chair
Abigail Martin, A.B.D.
Adjunct Faculty - Vocal
Matt Mason, B.S.
Vice President of Finance
Ted Mavraganis
Career Development Advisor
Rhonda McClenton
Faculty & Student Support Service Manager
Matt McDonald
Assistant Director of Admissions
Kim Melton, M.A.
Adjunct Faculty
Mark Meyer, PhD
Professor, PhD in Biblical Studies Program Director
Kurt Miller, D.S.W.
Assistant Professor, Masters of Social Work Program Director
Joseph Mina, B.S.
Adjunct Faculty
Jeff Mindler
Online Recruiter
Matt Monticchio
Adjunct Faculty - Jazz/Contemporary Piano
Nicole Monville, B.A.
Adjunct Faculty - Dance
Cynthia Moore
Enrollment Support Assistant & Receptionist
Gloria Moore, M.Div.
AUD Adjunct Faculty & Student Council Academic Advisor
David Netz
Director of the Ally Center
Gene Newswanger
Adjunct Faculty
Timothy Nicholls, Ph.D.
Professor of Bible & Theology
Kimberly Buchar Nolet, D.M.A.
Adjunct Faculty - Woodwinds (bassoon)
Joshua Novalis
Instructional Designer & Assistant Professor
Anne Nye, B.Mus.
Adjunct Faculty - Brass (French horn)
Sophia Ogunlana, EdD
Assistant Professor, Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program Director- Washington, D.C. Location
Wesley Parks, MABS
Capital Recruiter - Washington, D.C.
Brian Pinzer, Ph.D.
VP of Seminary & Graduate Education
Marteal Pitts, MDiv
Manager of Advising & Retention, Washington
Lena Poff
Senior Admissions Counselor
Tom Randolph, Ed.D.
Ryan Reed, Ph.D.
Adjunct Faculty
Geoffrey Reiter, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Coordinator of Literature & English
Randall Renninger, B.S.
Adjunct Faculty
Robert Reyes, Ph.D., CFLE
Director of Doctor of Ministry Program
Rev. Zachary Ritvalsky, M.A.
Vice President of Institutional Alignment
William (Bill) Rodruan, B.S.
Adjunct Faculty
Larry Rohrer
Adjunct Faculty
Emmie Romberger
Admissions Counselor
Charles Ross, Th.M.
Adjunct Faculty
Praveen Rudra, M.A.
Assistant Professor, Clinical Counseling Manager, Multicultural Liaison
Johnny Russell, M.F.A.
Rachel Russell, M.Mus.
Adjunct Faculty - Music Ed
Martin Sauer, M.B.A.
Assistant Professor, Chair, Business Administration Department
Ed Scheuerman, D.Miss.
Professor, Director of Intercultural Studies
Travis Schmalhofer, M.A.
Adjunct Faculty
Thomas Scott
Adjunct Faculty, Communication
Nicky Sefiane, MA
Financial Aid Coordinator
Robin Sessoms, DMin
Enrollment Support Assistant & Receptionist
Jon Shacklett, M.A.
Assistant Professor
Timothy Shea
Part-time Faculty
Dwight Shelly
Senior Admissions Counselor
Ryan Shenk, M.A.
Assistant Professor, Director of Worship Arts Studies, Director of Contemporary Bands
Gwen Shenk, M.Ed.
Part-time Faculty
Tony Shetter, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Rachel Sidebothom, M.Ed.
Assistant Professor, Director of Music Education Studies, Oboe Instructor, Director of Chamber Ensembles, Associate Chair of MWPA
Timothy Sidebothom, Ph.D.
Professor, Director of Music: Elective Studies
Erin Smith
Adjunct Faculty
John Soden, Ph.D.
Professor of Bible & Theology
Tanya Solomon, Ph.D.
Philadelphia Site Director
Mark Sooy, M.A.
Adjunct Faculty
Daniel Spanjer, Ph.D.
Professor, Chair of the Arts & Sciences Department
Justin Steele, Psy.D.
Adjunct Faculty - Counseling
Danika Steinmetz, B.F.A.
Dance Instructor
Ron Stimeare, M.A.
Adjunct Faculty
Susan Stott, B.S.
Adjunct Faculty
Rebekah Strangarity, M.A.
Director/Professor of Ministry Leadership Degree and Women in Ministry Leadership Program
David Swan
Adjunct Faculty
Alyssa Tassia
Admissions Counselor
Steven Taylor, PhD
Manager of Recruitment & Admissions
Peter W. Teague
President Emeritus
Paul Thorlakson, D.M.A.
Professor, Director of Piano Studies, Director of LBC Orchestra, Chair of Music, Worship & Performing Arts Department
Mike Vitale
Adjunct Faculty - Strings (double bass)
Greg Wahl
Adjunct Faculty
Dr. Harold “Beau” Walker, Ph.D.
Vice President of Global Education
Janet Washington
Receptionist & Executive Administrative Assistant to Dean
Christie Werkheiser
Accessibility and Learning Resources Coordinator
Del Wesley, M.A.
Adjunct Faculty
Jessica Whitmore
Adjunct Faculty
Tricia Wilson, M.S.
Lisa Witmer
Associate Professor & Field Director of Master of Social Work Program
Mary Yager, M.SW.
Assistant Professor
Jared Yoder
Director of Admissions
Esther Zimmerman, Ph.D.
Interim Chair, Church & Ministry Leadership | Children & Family Ministry Program Director
Amanda Zuschmidt, M.Ed.
Assistant Professor