President's Cabinet


Jennifer Mills, Ph.D.


  • Ph.D. in English from Baylor University, 2011
  • B.A.'s (triple majored) in English, Spanish, and Education from Spring Arbor University, 2000

Nathanael Schey

Chief Strategy Officer

  • M.Div. From Winebrenner Theological Seminary, 2011
  • B.A. in Biblical Studies From Moody Bible Institute, 2005

Kathy Hills

Registrar and COO

BS – Biblical Studies, Multnomah University


David Beine, Ph.D.

Dean, College of Global Engagement | Professor of Intercultural Studies

• Ph.D. in Anthropology with a focus in Cultural, Medical, and Cognitive Anthropology from Washington State University, 2000
• M.A. in Anthropology with a focus in Linguistic Anthropology from San Diego State University, 1994
• B.A. in Communication Studies from CSU Sacramento, 1986


Marc Canner, Ph.D.

Dean, College of Professional Studies | Professor of Linguistics

  • Ph.D. in Linguistics: Second Language Acquisition from University of South Carolina, 2013
  • M.A. in Linguistics from University of South Carolina, 2011
  • Teacher Certification: Second Language Pedagogy from University of New Mexico, 1991
  • Diploma with Honors: Advanced Russian from U.S. Army Defense Language Institute, 1986
  • B.A. in Soviet Studies: International Security Affairs from University of New Mexico, 1984

Michael Kibbe, Ph.D.

Dean, College of Communication and Theology | Assistant Professor of Bible

  • Ph.D. in Biblical and Theological Studies from Wheaton College, 2014
  • M.A. in Biblical Studies and Theology from Fuller Theological Studies, 2010
  • B.A. in Pre-Seminary Bible from Cedarville University, 2003