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academic administrator

Richard Kenneth Beam, American College administrator. License minister, Ohio. Named Distinguished Alumnus, Kentucky Christian College, 1988. Elder Woodlawn Christian Church, Knoxville, since 1996. Member Tennessee Conference Graduate Schools, Tennessee Association Institutional Research.

Background

Beam, Richard Kenneth was born on April 17, 1943 in Barberton, Ohio, United States. Son of Archie Alexander and Mildred Irene (Bland) Beam.

Education

Bachelor, Kentucky Christian College, 1965. Master of Arts, Morehead State University, 1975. Doctor of Education, University Kentucky, 1981.

Career

Minister, Salineville (Ohio) Church of Christ, 1965-1969;teacher, Southern Local H.S., Salineville, 1967-1968;minister, First Christian Church, DuQuesne, Pennsylvania, 1969-1973;minister, Little Rock Christian Church, Paris, Kentucky, 1973-1976;vice president, Eastern Christian College, BelAir, Maryland., 1976-1978;from assistant to associate Professor of English, Johnson Bible College, Knoxville, Tennessee, 1978-1984;Professor of English Literature, Johnson Bible College, Knoxville, since 1984;coordinator for planning, Johnson Bible College, Knoxville, 1984;director graduate and video education, Johnson Bible College, Knoxville, 1987-1994;vice president for academics, Johnson Bible College, Knoxville, since 1994. Consultant Tennessee Temple University, Chattanooga, 1991-1992. Commissioner Accrediting Assn.Bible Colls., 1996-: self study director Johnson Bible College, Knoxville, Commission Colls. of Southern Association colleges & Schools Accrediting Association Bible Colls., 1985, 87, 95, Accrediting Association Bible Colls., 1989, 95.

Achievements

  • License minister, Ohio.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to religious and educational publications, since 1983.

Membership

Elder Woodlawn Christian Church, Knoxville, since 1996. Member Tennessee Conference Graduate Schools, Tennessee Association Institutional Research.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations; fishing, racquetball, gardening.

Connections

Married Ruthanne Marlene Brown, August 21, 1964. Children: Richard Paul, Robert Kenneth, Derrick Douglas.

father:
Archie Alexander Beam

mother:
Mildred Irene (Bland) Beam

spouse:
Ruthanne Marlene Brown

child:
Richard Paul Beam

child:
Robert Kenneth Beam

child:
Derrick Douglas Beam