Our faculty are the reason that Multnomah is what it is. They are at the top of their game and leverage their expertise to maximize the impact of their students. Our faculty and staff are passionate about seeing each and every student step into the plan God has for them and helping that come to fruition.

Our Faculty

Faculty Headshot Greg Burch
Greg Burch, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Chair, Global Studies; Director, Master of Arts in Global Development and Justice
Faculty Headshot Derek Chinn
Derek Chinn, D.Min.
Dean, Multnomah Biblical Seminary and Graduate School; Director, Master of Divinity Program; Assistant Professor, Pastoral Ministries and Practical Theology
Faculty Headshot Greg Dueker
Greg Dueker, D.Min.
Assistant Professor, Pastoral Ministries; Director, Doctor of Ministry
Faculty Headshot Karen Fancher
Karen Fancher, D.Int.St.
Assistant Professor, Global Studies and Master of Arts in Global Development and Justice
Faculty Headshot Sarah Gall
Sarah Gall, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Chair, Biology
Faculty Headshot Brad Harper
Brad Harper, Ph.D.
Professor, Bible and Theology Director, Master of Arts in Theological Studies; Assistant Dean, School of Biblical and Theological Studies
Faculty Headshot Tom Hauff
Tom Hauff, Ph.D.
Professor, Bible and Theology
Faculty Headshot Rob Hildebrand
Rob Hildebrand, D.Min.
Associate Professor and Chair, Youth and Educational Ministries; Assistant Dean, School of Biblical and Theological Studies
Faculty Headshot Domani Pothen
Domani Hintze-Pothen, D.A.
Assistant Professor, English
Faculty Headshot Rebekah Josberger
Rebekah Josberger, Ph.D.
Program Chair, Master of Biblical Studies; Professor, Hebrew and Old Testament
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Kristyn Kidney, M.A.
Assistant Professor and Chair, TESOL; Director, Master of Arts in TESOL
Faculty Headshot Karl Kutz
Karl Kutz, Ph.D.
Professor of Biblical Languages and Bible; Chair of Biblical Languages
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Elliott Lawless Psy.D.
Associate Professor and Chair, Psychology
Faculty Headshot Mariah LeFeber
Mariah LeFeber, M.A.
Assistant Professor, Master of Arts in Counseling
Faculty Headshot Heather Lohmolder
Heather Lohmolder, M.B.A.
Director and Chair, Business Administration Program; Assistant Professor, Business Administration
Faculty Headshot Ray Lubeck
Ray Lubeck, D.Th.
Professor, Bible and Theology
Faculty Headshot Paul Metzger
Paul Louis Metzger, Ph.D.
Professor, Christian Theology and Theology of Culture; Director of New Wine, New Wineskins
Faculty Headshot Jeremiah Peck
Jeremiah Peck, M.A.
Instructor, Master of Arts in Counseling
Faculty Headshot Daniel Scalberg
Daniel Scalberg, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair, History
Faculty Headshot Dough Schaak
Doug Schaak, D.A.
Associate Professor and Chair, English
Faculty Headshot Jason Stuckey
Jason Stuckey, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Environmental Sciences
Faculty Headshot Ted Takamura
Ted Takamura, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Business Administration
Faculty Headshot John Terveen
John Terveen, Ph.D.
Director, Master of Arts in Christian Leadership; Professor, New Testament and Greek
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Danielle Render Turmaud, M.S.
Faculty Coordinator and Instructor of Applied Psychology
Staff Headshot Alin Vrancila
Alin L. Vrancila
Chief Academic Officer, Academic Dean for Online Learning
Faculty Headshot Tiffany Warner
Tiffany Warner, M.A.
Master of Counseling Clinical Training Supervisor; Assistant Professor of Counseling
Faculty Headshot Kristen White
Kristen M. White, Psy.D.
Assistant Professor and Director, Master of Arts in Counseling
Staff Faculty Headshot President Craig Williford
Dr. Craig Williford
President; Associate Professor of Leadership Studies

Adjunct Faculty

Our adjunct faculty play a significant role in education here at Multnomah University. They are comprised of experts in their fields from all over and have a strong desire to share their unique knowledge and expertise with our students. Our adjunct faculty are passionate about seeing each and every student step into the plan God has for them. View our adjunct faculty here.

Our Staff

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Renjy Abraham
Dean of Spiritual Life and Cultural Integration
Ted Allen
Ted Allen
Executive Vice President | Chief Operating Officer | Chief Financial Officer
Elizabeth Anderson
Elizabeth Anderson
Resident Director
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Mike Anderson
Athletic Director
Staff Headshot Carlee Anglin
Carlee Anglin
Office Manager, Student Life
Staff Headshot Sam Anglin
Sam Anglin
Resident Director
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Maddy Barbarino
Head Coach, Women's Soccer
Staff Faculty Headshot Curt Buckley
Curt Bickley
Head Coach, Men's Basketball; Assistant Professor, Physical Education
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Tim Bieri
Assistant Athletics Director; Head Coach, Women's Basketball
Admissions Team Xander
Xander Brechbiel
Undergraduate Admissions Counselor
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Grant Burns
Assistant Dean of Residence Life and Community Standards
Admissions Team Rusty
Rusty Butler
Undergraduate Admissions Counselor
Staff Headshot Julie Frorenza
Julie Frorenza
Student Success Coordinator
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Mariko Gilman
Career Initiatives Specialist
Admissions Team Francesca
Francesca Hallworth
Assistant Director of Admissions Marketing and Operations
Staff Headshot Becca Jones
Becca Jones, M.A. MFT LPC
Director of Student Counseling & Wellness Center
Admissions Team Mindy
Mindy Kate Hasenkamp
Director of Enrollment Services
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JD Leonard
Head Coach, Men's Golf
Staff Headshot Christy Martin
Christy Martin
Associate Dean of Student Success
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Corey Mehl
Head Coach, Men and Women's Track & Field and Cross Country
Staff Headshot Shane Meyer
Shane Meyer, M.A.
Assistant Dean of Leadership and Community Life
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Cyndi Murillo
Part-time Campus Pastor
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Colton Naill
Head Coach, Women's Volleyball
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Dalon Parker
Head Coach, Men's Soccer
Admissions Team Reilly
Reilly Pekkola
Undergraduate Admissions Counselor
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Ben Reeves
Head Athletic Trainer
Staff Headshot Joe Slavens
Joe Slavens, Ph.D.
Vice President of Student Life
Staff Headshot Jessica Taylor
Jessica Taylor, Ph.D.
Vice President of Diversity and Inclusive Development
Admissions Team Heidi
Heidi Vanderpan
Senior Graduate and Seminary Enrollment Counselor

*This is not an exhaustive list of the staff at Multnomah University. Those included on this page are staff members from Admissions, Athletics Recruiting, Student Life, Diversity and Inclusive Development. Advancement, the Office of the Registrar, VP of Enrollment, and Marketing & Communications teams are listed below but do not include biography pages.

Staff Headshot Susan Bealor
Susan Bealor
Graphic Designer, Marketing & Communications
Staff Headshot Gina Berquist
Gina Berquist
Vice President of Enrollment Management
Office of the Registrar Team Lynette
Linette Bethurum
Assistant Registrar/Online Success Coach (503) 251-6444
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Stephen Buckland
Director of Financial Aid (503) 251-5337
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Azaria Coakley
Digital Media Coordinator
Staff Headshot Junior Cortez
Junior Cortez
Videographer/Graphic Designer, Marketing & Communications
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Betty Crews
Assistant Registrar (503) 251-5376
Staff Headshot Austin Davis
Austin Davis
Copywriter / Public Relations Specialist, Marketing & Communications
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Barbara Fetters
Assistant Registrar (503) 251-5374
Staff Headshot Robby Larson
Robby Larson, Ed.D.
Vice President of Advancement (503) 251-6464
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Amanda Lowe
Financial Aid Counselor (503) 251-5339
Staff Headshot Donna Myers
Donna S. Myers
Director of Retention (503) 251-5339
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Sarah Parker
Donor Relations Specialist (503) 251-6462
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Joe Pfeiffer
Director of Advancement Operations (503) 251-5354
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Mia Utterback
Financial Aid Counselor (503) 251-5334
Staff Headshot Kimberly Won
Kimberly Won
Lead Editor / Copywriter, Marketing & Communications

Board of Trustees

Dr. Ben Ochs, Chair
Executive Development Consultant
Tualatin, OR

 

Mrs. Sue Ruud Stover, Vice-chair
Retired Business Owner
Windermere, FL

 

Mr. Chuck Landers, Treasurer
CPA
Portland, OR

 

Pastor Nathan Nymeyer, Secretary
Youth Pastor
Vancouver, WA

Pastor Cliff Chappell, Member at Large
Pastor
Vancouver, WA

 

Pastor Victor Alvarizares
Senior Pastor
Portland, OR

 

Mr. Brad Bickley
Global President, Infant Goods
Taipei, Taiwan

 

Mr. Paul Colligan
CEO, Internet Company
Portland, OR

Mr. Clifford Cook
Financial Planner
Arroyo Grande, CA

 

Pastor Scott Gilchrist
Pastor
Beaverton, OR

 

Mr. Brent Mesquit
Program Manager
Portland, OR

 

Dr. Jay Mosser
Pastor
University Place, WA

 

Mr. Jonathan Ortiz-Myers
Turnaround CEO
Portland, OR

Mr. Michael Schatz
COO of a Marketing Agency
Franklin, TN

 

Mrs. Joyce Schroeder
Elementary Education Teacher, Missionary
Englewood, CO

 

Mrs. Bridget Jeffries
Banker
Cumming, GA

 

Ms. Adrienne Livingston
Nonprofit Manager
Clackamas, OR