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Portland Campus Faculty

Portland Campus Faculty

Portland Campus Full-Time Faculty

Hannah Acquaye

Hannah Acquaye, PhD
Assistant Professor of Counseling

Mary Aguilara

Mary Aguilera, PhD
Associate Professor of Counseling


Laurie Bloomquist, PhD
Assistant Professor of Counseling

Gerry Breshears

Gerry Breshears, PhD
Professor of Systematic Theology
Chair, Center for Biblical and Theological Studies

Kay Bruce

Kay Bruce, PsyD
Professor of Counseling
Director, Master of Arts in Counseling degree

Chuck Conniry 2

Chuck Conniry, PhD
Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs
Dean of Faculty
Professor of Pastoral Theology

Reid Kisling 2

Reid Kisling, PhD
Vice President of Student Development
Chief Information and Effectiveness Officer

Ryan Lister

Ryan Lister, PhD
Associate Professor of Theology

Ron Marrs

Ron Marrs, PhD
Professor of Youth and Pastoral Ministry


Josh Mathews, PhD
Assistant Professor of Biblical Studies

Todd Miles

Todd Miles, PhD
Professor of Theology
Director, Master of Theology degree

Randy Roberts

Randy Roberts, DMin
Professor of Spiritual Life Development

Patrick Schreiner

Patrick Schreiner, PhD
Assistant Professor of New Testament Language and Literature

Matthew Thiesen 1

Matthew Thiesen, MS
Director of Library and Information Services

Norm Thiesen

Norm Thiesen, PhD
Professor of Pastoral Counseling

Jan Verbruggen

Jan Verbruggen, PhD
Professor of Old Testament Language and Literature
Coordinator for Israel Study Programs

Enoch Wan

Enoch Wan, PhD
Professor of Intercultural Studies
Director, Doctor of Intercultural Studies

Bryan Warren

Bryan Warren, PhD Cand.
Instructor of Counseling

Portland Campus Part-Time Faculty


E.D. Burns, PhD
Director, Master of Arts in Global Leadership degree

Phyllis Bennett 1

Phyllis Bennett, DMin
Director, Women's Transformational Leadership Training
Director, Women's Center for Ministry

John Johnson

John Johnson, PhD
Associate Professor of Pastoral Theology


Steve Mathewson, DMin
Director, Doctor of Ministry Program

Portland Campus Adjunct Faculty

Name Responsibility
Lisa Achilles, MA Counseling
Bethany Allen, MA Women's Transformational Leadership
Trish Bussey Jeter, MA Women's Transformational Leadership
LaSondra Barnes, MDiv Women's Transformational Leadership
Ben Burns, MA Pastoral Ministry
Don Carson, PhD Pastoral Ministry
Chris Cleaver, MA Counseling
David E. Cooke, ACC Coaching
Marc Cortez, PhD Church History
Mark DeYmaz, DMin Pastoral Ministry
James DeYoung, ThD Biblical Languages
Marie Dezellem, MA Women's Transformational Leadership
Jerry Essary, DMin, PCC Coaching
Michael Fleischmann, DMin Pastoral Ministry
Terry Forrest, MA Counseling
Bart Fowler, PsyD Counseling
David Hansen, MDiv Pastoral Ministry
Mark Hedinger, DMiss Intercultural Studies
Paul Jackson, DMin Pastoral Ministry
Jennie Ju, MA Counseling
Carolyn Kohlenberger, MA Counseling
Daniel Lennen, PhD Counseling
Tina Lips, MA Counseling
Ray Lubeck, PhD Biblical Studies
Timothy Mackie, PhD Biblical Languages
Brian Miller, ACC Coaching
Kali Miller, PhD Counseling
Linda Miller, MA, MCC Coaching
Mary Ann Noack, MA Women's Transformational Leadership
Galen Peterson, DMiss Intercultural Studies
Paul Poelstra, PhD Counseling
Scott Reavely, DMin Pastoral Ministry
Tom Schreiner, PhD Theology
Michael Tatlock, MA Pastoral Ministry
Gary Thomas, DD Pastoral Ministry
Paul Thome, PCC Coaching
Dave Wenzel, PhD Counseling
Mary Wilder, MD Intercultural Studies
Annie Woo, PhD Intercultural Studies
Whitney Woollard, MA Women's Transformational Leadership
Ken Wytsma, MA. Theology
Tuvya Zaretsky, DMiss Intercultural Studies