Meet Our Team

Hans Finzel, DMiss

Adjunct Faculty

Department: Church & Ministry Leadership

Office Location: Lancaster

Dr. Hans Finzel is a successful author, speaker and trusted authority in the field of leadership. For 20 years he served as President of international non-profit WorldVenture, working in over 65 countries. Hans speaks, writes and teaches practical leadership principles. He has written eleven books, including his international bestseller The Top Ten Mistakes Leaders Make (David C Cook). Having trained leaders on five continents in his career, his books have been translated into over twenty-five foreign languages. Hans is a graduate of Columbia International University where he serves as Chair of the Board. He is also a graduate of Dallas Seminary and Fuller School of Intercultural Studies where he received his Doctorate in the field of leadership. Today he serves as President of HDLeaders and teaches, consults and speaks globally on all things leadership. Hans can be reached at:


DMiss, Fuller School of Intercultural Studies, Houston, TX
ThM,  Dallas Theological Seminary, Dallas, TX
BA, Columbia International University, Columbia, SC

Courses Taught:

Development of Organizational Leadership


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