Position: 
Adjunct Faculty
Department: 
Credentials: 
  • 1979, D.Min. (Concentration in Preaching and Worship), Boston University
  • 1969, M.Div. (Concentration in Theology), Nazarene Theological Seminary
  • 1966, B.A., Eastern Nazarene College

Professional Experience:

1997 - Present             District Superintendent, Church of the Nazarene, Mid-Atlantic District

1992 - 1997                 District Superintendent, Church of the Nazarene, New England District

1991 - 1992                 Senior Pastor, Community Chapel, Nashua, New Hampshire

1974 - 1991                 Senior Pastor, Church of the Nazarene, Danvers, Massachusetts

1973 - 1974                 Minister to College and Youth, First Church of the Nazarene, Nashville, Tennessee

1971 - 1973                 Minister to Youth and Music, First Church of the Nazarene, Canton, Ohio

1969 - 1971                 Pastor, Church of the Nazarene, Newton Falls, Ohio

Positions and Accomplishments:

  • District NYI President (Akron District)
  • District Director of Junior High Camps (New England District)
  • President of Ministerial Clergy Group (Peabody, Mass.)
  • Housing Partnership Member for Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • Chairman, Board of Ministerial Studies in New England (8 years)
  • Field Education Supervisor for Gordon Conwell Seminary (10 yrs.)
  • Chairman of the Board, Director, and Faculty for New England Nazarene Bible College Extension
  • Chairman of the Board for Williamson Bible Institute (1992 - 2004); NBC Alliance
  • District Secretary for New England District (1989 - 1992)
  • Denominational Chairperson for Christian Action Committee (1997-2001)
  • Trustee (and Chair) for Eastern Nazarene College Trustees, (1992 - present)
  • Trustee for Nazarene Theological Seminary, Kansas City, MO (1997 - 2001; and 2009 - 2013)
  • Denominational Course of Study Advisory Committee – RCOSAC (1992 - 2013)
  • General Board Member, Church of the Nazarene – (2004-2005; 2013 - present)
  • Secretary for the Commission on the Future of the Church of the Nazarene (2009 - 2013)
  • Adjunct Faculty for Nazarene Bible College, Olivet Nazarene University, and Trevecca Nazarene University
  • Retreat and Conference Speaker, (Subjects: Worship, Preaching, Spiritual Leadership, and Spiritual Life)