Faculty

Trinity Faculty Members

ELBERT E. ELLIOTT (Vita )
B.A., Oklahoma Baptist University; M.Div., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary;
M.S., Ph.D., Southern Illinois University
Department Chair of Biblical Leadership and Ministry
All Levels-Director of Pulpit Communication and Expository Preaching
BRAXTON HUNTER
B.A., Trinity College of the Bible; M.A., Trinity Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Trinity Theological Seminary
All Levels-Biblical Leadership and Ministry/Biblical Studies
President of Trinity College of the Bible and Theological Seminary
JOHNATHAN PRITCHETT (Vita )
B.S. in Multidisciplinary Studies from Liberty University (cum laude), M.A. in Christian Apologetics (Highest Honors), D.R.S. in Biblical Studies from Trinity Theological Seminary
All Levels-Philosophy and Apologetics/Biblical Studies
JAMES CHATHAM
B.A., Union University; M.A., Trevecca Nazarene University; M.Div., Southwestern Baptist Thological Seminary; D.Min. New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary
All Levels-Director of Biblical Counseling
INGRID BUCH-WAGLER (Vita )
B.Mus., M.Mus., University of British Columbia (Canada); Ph.D.(c), University of
Washington; Certified Addictions Counselor, Supervisory level, National certification:
NCAC II; Certified Addictions Counselor, Supervisory level, State of Colorado: CAC III;
Ph.D., Trinity Theological Seminary
All Levels-Director of Conflict Management; General Education
HAROLD F. HUNTER (Vita )
B.S., Tennessee Technological University; Th.M., Th.D., Trinity Theological Seminary;
D.Min., Luther Rice Seminary
Chancellor of Trinity College of the Bible and Theological Seminary

STEVE SELBY (Vita )
Th.B., Trinity College of the Bible; M.A., Open University (UK); M.R.E., M.Div., Trinity
Theological Seminary, D.Min., Trinity Theological Seminary
Associate Vice President for Student Services
All Levels-Pastoral Ministry
Director of Admissions

ANUM AKAI
B.S., University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana; M. Div.; Th.M., Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary ; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin
All Levels-Christian Education / Christian Women’s Studies
ANNE E. BACHLE FIFER (Vita )
B.A., Saint Mary’s College; J.D., University of Michigan.
All Levels-Conflict Management
JAMES E. BEARSS (Vita )
B.A., Ripon College; Th.M., Th.D., Trinity Theological Seminary; D.Min., Westminster Theological Seminary.
All Levels-Theology and Biblical Studies
DANIEL BERGER (Vita )
B.S., Western Baptist College; M.Div., North American Baptist Seminary; Ph.D., University of Oregon.
All Levels-Biblical Leadership and Ministry
W. JIM BRITT (Vita )
B.S., Georgia Southwestern State University; M.Div., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary;
D.Min. Luther Rice Seminary; Th.D., Ph.D., Trinity Theological Seminary.
All Levels-Pastoral Ministry
PHILIP L. BROWN (Vita )
B.A., National College of Education; M.A., Western Seminary.
Undergraduate-Biblical Studies
THOMAS CAHILL, JR. (Vita )
B.A., Eastern Nazarene College; M.A., Asbury Theological Seminary.
Undergraduate-Christian Education / Discipleship
ROBERT CLOUSE (Vita )
B.A., Bryan College; B.D., Grace Theological Seminary; M.A., Ph.D., University of Iowa.
All Levels-Theology
RONALD T. CLUTTER (Vita )
B.A., Whitworth College; M.R.E., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary;
Th.M., Th.D., Dallas Theological Seminary
All Levels-Director of Theology
BENJAMIN COCAR (Vita )
Th.B., University of Bucharest; M.Div., Detroit Baptist Theological Seminary; D.Min., Grace Theological Seminary; Th.D., Trinity Theological Seminary.
All Levels-Biblical Studies and Theology
JAMES CODLING (Vita )
B.Ed., University of Saskatchewan (Canada); M.Div., Knox College; Th.M., Covenant Theological Seminary; M.Ed., Mississippi State University; Th.D., Concordia Seminary.
All Levels-Theology
JEFF DABBS (Vita )
B.A., Kennesaw State University; M.Ed., State University of West Georgia.
Undergraduate Level-Christian Education / Discipleship
DON B. DE YOUNG (Vita )
B.S., M.S., Michigan Technological University; M.Div., Grace Theological Seminary;
Ph.D., Iowa State University.
All Levels-Theology / General Education
DAVID EDGINGTON (Vita )
A.A., B.S.E., University of Central Florida; M.Div., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School;
Ph.D., Trinity Theological Seminary; National Association of Nouthetic Counselors (NANC-Certified Level II, International Association of Biblical Counselors)
All Levels-Biblical Counseling
JAMES F. EGGERT (Vita )
B.S., Concordia Teachers College; M.A., University of Iowa; Ph.D., Michigan State University.
All Levels-Christian Education/Discipleship
HOWARD A. EYRICH (Vita )
B.A., Bob Jones University; B.D., Faith Theological Seminary; M.A., Liberty University;
Th.M., Dallas Theological Seminary; D.Min., Western Conservative Baptist Seminary.
All Levels-Biblical Counseling
RICHARD GARY FAIRMAN (Vita )
B.A., Wheaton College; M.Th. Dallas Theological Seminary; Th.Doc., Grace College and Seminary.
All Levels-Theology
CHAD FOSTER (Vita )
B.S., Oglethorpe University; M.Div., Concordia Seminary; D.Min., Trinity Theological Seminary
Undergraduate and Master’s Levels-Pastoral Ministry
JAMES R. GILLESPIE (Vita )
B.A., Oakland City University; M.S., Ph.D., Southern Illinois University.
All Levels-Biblical Leadership and Ministry
MICHAEL GOHN (Vita )
B.S., Grand Valley State University; M.Div., Th.M., Grand Rapids Theological Seminary.
Undergraduate and Master’s Levels-Theology
THOMAS GOLDEN (Vita )
B.A., Stephen F. Austin State University; Th.M., Dallas Theological Seminary.
Undergraduate and Master’s Levels-Pastoral Ministry
ROY HARKNESS (Vita )
B.A., Trinity College of the Bible; M.A., Trinity Theological Seminary
Undergraduate and Master’s Levels-Pastoral Ministry and Biblical Studies
E.M. KAYE (Vita )
B.A., University of Toronto; B.Ed, University of Toronto; M.A. in Biblical Studies, Trinity College of the Bible and Theological Seminary; Ph.D. Pastoral Ministry – Digital Ministry, Trinity College of the Bible and Theological Seminary
EL-HANNAH KIM (Vita )
B.A., Ewha Women’s University (Korea); M.S.W., Howard University; M.Div., Pittsburgh Theological Seminary; M.A., Ed.D., West Virginia University.
All Levels-Biblical Leadership and Ministry
PETER MAGETO MAIKO (Vita )
B.Div., St. Paul’s United Theological College; M.T.S., Ph.D., Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary.
All Levels-Theology and Apologetics
RICHARD MALM (Vita )
B.S., M.S., Texas A&M-Corpus Christi.
Undergraduate Level-Biblical Leadership and Ministry
ALAN MANGUM (Vita )
B.A., Bethel College; M.Div., Talbot Theological Seminary; Th.M., Grace Theological Seminary;
D.Min., Bethel Theological Seminary.
All Levels-Biblical Leadership and Ministry
DONNA MANN (Vita )
B.A., University of Waterloo; M.Div., Emmanuel College-University of Toronto (Canada);
D.Min., Trinity Theological Seminary.
Undergraduate and Master’s Levels-Biblical Leadership and Ministry
EDWARD N. MARTIN (Vita )
B.A., Hillsdale College; M.A., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School; Ph.D., Purdue University.
All Levels-Director of Christian Philosophy and Apologetics / General Education
DENNIS MCDONALD (Vita )
B.A.,UT Austin-Austin, TX; Th.M., Dallas Seminary; Ph.D., Dallas Seminary.
All Levels-Theology
DAVID MEDLEY (Vita )
B.A., Hillsdale Free Will Baptist College; M.Div., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.
Undergraduate Level-Biblical Studies
DAVID P. MEYER (Vita )
B.A., Concordia College; S.T.M., M.Div., Concordia Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Trinity Theological Seminary.
Undergraduate and Master’s Levels -Theology and Apologetics
MICHAEL MIGNARD (Vita )
B.A., Cedarville University; M.R.E., Grand Rapids Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Trinity Theological Seminary.
Undergraduate Level-Biblical Leadership and Ministry
SHEIKYUSEF H. MUHAMMAD (Vita )
B.A., California State University-Sacramento; M.B.A., National University; D.B.A., California Coast University.
All Levels-Biblical Leadership and Ministry
JOHN CALVIN NELSON (Vita )
B.A., Johnson C. Smith University; M.A., Fuller Theological Seminary.
Undergraduate Level-Biblical Studies
ABRAHAM PHILIP (Vita )
B.S., Pacific Lutheran University; M.S., Eastern Michigan University; M.A.R., Liberty University;
Ph.D., Trinity Theological Seminary.
Undergraduate-Biblical Leadership and Ministry
ELROI REIMNITZ (Vita )
M.Div., Th.D., Concordia Seminary.
All Levels-Theology
MARK SALMON (Vita )
B.A., University of South Carolina; M.Div., Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary.
Undergraduate and Master’s Levels-Biblical Leadership and Ministry
THOMAS SANDERS (Vita )
B.A., Houston Baptist University; M.A., University of New Mexico;
M.A., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary; D.Min., Denver Seminary.
All Levels-Biblical Counseling
FRANKLIN G. SHANE (Vita )
B.A., Southeastern College; M.S., University of Evansville; Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) issued by State of Indiana; Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) issued by State of Indiana.
Undergraduate and Master’s Levels-Biblical Counseling / General Education
SCOTT SHAW (Vita )
B.R.E., Cornerstone University; M.A., M.T.S., Grand Rapids Theological Seminary; M.S.W., Grand Valley State University; D.Min., Trinity Theological Seminary; Ph.D. Northcentral University; Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), State of Michigan; Licensed Masters Social Worker (LMSW)-(Clinical and Macro Practice), State of Michigan National Certified Counselor (NCC); National Board of Certified Counselors.
All Levels-Biblical Counseling/Conflict Management
FRANK J. SMITH (Vita )
B.A., Covenant College; M.Div., Th.M., Westminster Theological Seminary;
M.Phil, Ph.D., City University of New York.
All Levels-Theology
SCOTT SPENCER (Vita pdf)
B.A. (English/Education) Idaho State University; 1989, M.A. (Christian Counseling) Trinity Theological Seminary; 2010, Ph.D. (Religious Studies) Trinity Theological Seminary; 2013
VIRGINIA STEWART (Vita )
B.S., Ohio State University; M.Ed., West Chester University;
Ph.D., Trinity Theological Seminary
Undergraduate-Biblical Counseling
GERALD STOPPEL (Vita )
B.A., Morningside College; M.Div., Duke University Divinity School.
Undergraduate and Master’s Levels-Theology
DIANA SWIHART (Vita )
B.S.N., M.S.N., University of New Mexico.
Undergraduate Level-Biblical Counseling
JERRY L. TERRILL (Vita )
B.S., Calvary Bible College; M.R.E., M.Div., Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary;
D.Min., Howard University.
All Levels-Biblical Counseling
BRIAN WRIGHT (Vita )
Bachelor of Religious Education in Middle Eastern Studies from American Institute of Holy Land Studies, Master of Religious Education in Middle Eastern Studies from American Institute of Holy Land Studies, Doctor of Philosophy in Biblical Studies from Trinity Theological Seminary

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