Our Commission Team


Dr. Benson Karanja

Commission Chair

President, Beulah Heights University

Ed.D., M.L.S., Clark Atlanta University; M.B.A., Brenau University; B.A., Beulah Heights Bible College

Dr. Kizuwanda Grant

Commission Vice-Chair

Vice President, Institutional Programs & Senior Director of Compliance, Paul Quinn College

Ph. D., University of North Texas; M. S., Columbia University; B. S., Grambling State University

Dr. Gary Weier

Commission Treasurer

Provost & Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, Bob Jones University

Ph.D., Purdue University; M.A., B.A., Bob Jones University

Dr. Troy Shoemaker

Commission Secretary

President, Pensacola Christian College

Ed.D., Pensacola Christian College; Ed.S., University of West Florida; M.S., Pensacola Christian College; B.S., Pensacola Christian College

Dr. Michael J. Adams

President, Faith International University

D.Min., Claremont School of Theology; M.Div., Regent College; B.S., University of Oregon

Dr. Martine Audéoud 

Director of Ph.D. Program & Associate Academic Dean, Bakke Graduate University

Ph.D., Berne University; D.Min., Bakke Graduate University; MPh, New Covenant International; M.A., The Open University; B.A., English Literature, University of Strasbourg

Ms. Jennifer Ewing

Library Director, Southern California Seminary

MACM, Southern California Seminary; M.L.I.S., School of Library and Information Science, San Jose State University; B.A., Christian Heritage College; Library Certificate Program, Palomar College

Dr. Jeffrey Froehle


L.H.D., Faith International University; B.A., Purdue University

Mr. Mac Heavener

President, Trinity Baptist College

M.S., Full Sail University; B.S., A.A., The University of Florida

Dr. Scott Henderson

Associate Professor of Philosophy, Luther Rice College and Seminary

Ph.D., Duquesne University; M.A., Franciscan University of Steubenville; M.A.A., Southern Evangelical Seminary; B.A., Florida Bible College

Dr. Gordon R. Middleton, Col (USAF, Ret.)

Director, Stategic Intelligence Program, Patrick Henry College

D.S.L., Regent University; M.P.A., University of Alabama, Montgomery; M.S., Colorado State University; B.S., United States Air Force Academy

Dr. David Nicholas

President, Shasta Bible College and Graduate School

Th.D., Grace Theological Seminary; Th.M., Talbot Graduate School of Theology; M.S., University of Southern California; M.Div., Los Angeles Baptist Theological Seminary (now Corban University School of Ministry); Westmont College; B.A., Los Angeles Pacific College (now Azusa Pacific University)

Dr. Joseph Paturi

President, Transworld Ministries

D.D., Bharat Bible College; Ph.D., Andersonville Theological Seminary; D.R.E., Master of Biblical Studies, Temple Baptist Seminary; M.S., B.S., Andhra University 

Dr. Constance Pearson

Professor of Education and Department Chair, Liberty University

Ed.D., University of Tennessee; M.S.E., Illinois State University; B.A., Tennessee Temple College

Mrs. Ann Marie Rill

Academic Dean, Veritas Baptist College

M.L.I.S., Wayne State University; M.S., B.S., Pensacola Christian College

Dr. Christian Wei

President, EUCON International University

Ph.D., M.A., Bob Jones University; B.Th., Orient Fundamental Bible College; B.A., National Chung-Hsing University

Mr. Richard Yoon, Esq.

President, Underwood University

J.D., St. John’s University School of Law; B.A., Columbia College