Meet our Faculty


Ad Junct Faculty


Amanda R. Benson
B.S., Agricultural and Extension Education, The Pennsylvania State University
M.A., Science Education, University of Northern Iowa
2017 – present
Emphasis: Science

Michael J. Bertling
B.A. Accounting, University of Northern Iowa
Certified Public Accountant
Certified Management Accountant
2017 – present
Emphasis: Accounting

Kristen Eby
B.A., Music Education and Piano, Westmont College
M.M, Choral Conducting, University of Oregon
2011 – present
Emphasis: Music

Michael R. Eells
Th.M., Systematic Theology, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
M.Div., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
B.S., Biblical Studies, Emmaus Bible College
2015 – present
Emphasis: Biblical Studies

Christine L. Faulkner
M.A., Biblical Counseling, Dallas Theological Seminary
B.S., Biblical Studies, Emmaus Bible College
2016 – present
Emphasis: Counseling, Psychology

Janet Freihoefer
B.A., Elementary Education, University of Northern Iowa
M.A., Elementary Education, Clarke University
2017 - present
Emphasis: Teacher Education

Tiara Gooch
B.A., Elementary Education, Clarke University
M.A., Reading and Literacy, Walden University
2017 – present
Emphasis: Teacher Education

Hala Hilal
B.S., Marketing, Aleppo University, Syria
Master Degree, Financial Markets, Arab Academy for Banking and Financial Sciences
2016 – present
Emphasis: Business

Philip F. Jensen
B.S., Illinois State University
J.D., University of Nebraska at Lincoln
2010 – present
Emphasis: Business Administration

Michael J. Leary
Ph.D. Candidate, New Testament and Early Christian Origins, University of Edinburgh, New College
M.A., New Testament History, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
B.S., Biblical Studies, Emmaus Bible College
2016 – present
Emphasis: Biblical Studies, Theology

Haley A. Martin
B.A., English/English Secondary Education, Elmhurst College
M.L.E, Secondary Language Awareness and Reading, Indiana University
Illinois Teaching License
2016 – present
Emphases: English, English as a Second Language, Teacher Education

Mark J. Newland
B.S., Applied Mathematics, Statistics, California Polytechnic University
M.B.A., Computer Information Systems, National University
2016 – present
Emphasis: Computer Studies

John D. Smith
B.S., Chemistry, University of Dubuque
B.S., Elementary Education and Biblical Studies, Emmaus Bible College
M.A., Special Education, Clarke College
Ed.D. ABD, Educational Leadership, Concordia University
2012 - present
Emphasis:  Teacher Education

Michael J. Stoudt
Doctoral Studies, Organizational Leadership, Eastern University
M.P.A, Kutztown University
B.A., Accounting, Moravian College
2016 – present
Emphasis: Business

Robert L. Tomlinson
B.S., Mathematics, Stanford University
M.S., Computer Science, Stanford University
Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Washington
2016 – present
Emphasis: Applied Mathematics, Computer Science

Kelly A. Wilson
B.S., Biblical Studies and Elementary Education, Emmaus Bible College
M.A., Elementary Education/Teaching and Learning, Liberty University
2016 – present
Emphasis: Teacher Education

Micheline Witter
Program Director, Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
B.A. Portuguese, English, and Literatures, Universidade Estadual da Bahia
B.A. Spanish and Literature, Universidade de Nova Venecia
Post-Graduation Degree, English, Pontificia Universidade Catolica de Minas Gerais
M.A. Teaching, Spanish and Literature, University of Northern Iowa
2013 – present
Emphasis: Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

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