Bachelor of Science, New England Baptist College, 1980. Master of Arts, University Oklahoma, 1984. Message Telecommunications Service, Harvard Divinity School, 1988.
Minister to students Lawton (Oklahoma) Baptist Tabernacle, 1981-1986. Director Commonwealth Campus Ministries, Burlington, Massachusetts, 1988-1992. Minister to students High St. Baptist Church, Springfield, Missouri, 1992-1996.
Dean of college Boston Baptist College, Boston, since 1997, executive vice president, 2002.
Married Kimberly A. Willis, September 29, 1990. Children: David Judson, Samuel Jesse O., Matthew Rowland.