Professor Ron Stimeare is a retired Army Colonel having served for 30 years. He has a B.A. degree in administration of justice, an M.S. degree in strategic studies, an M.S. degree in business administration, and an M.A. degree in Christian care. Presently, he is a certified/licensed chaplain having served in prisons, nursing homes, and hospitals. In his local church, he ministers through care-giving, Grief Share, men’s and Mercy Ministries, single adults, small groups, and premarital mentoring. Ron’s wife of 32 years is now with the Lord. He enjoys spending time with his two children, their spouses, and his four grandchildren. He also spends time reading, taking pictures and hiking.