Faculty and Staff


Dr. Derek Voorhees
2011 -

President / Professor of New Testament

Doctor of Ministry, Dallas Theological Seminary; M.Div., Lincoln Christian University; M.A., Lincoln Christian University; B.A., Ozark Christian College; 15 years in associate and youth ministry positions; 7 years in preaching ministries; on-line instructor for Dallas Christian College; dissertation project advisor for George Fox University
Dr. Charles A. Crane
1976-1982, 1990-


D.Min., Luther-Rice Seminary;B.S.L.; M.A., M.Div., Lincoln Christian Seminary; Northwest College of the Bible; 33 years preaching ministry; 17 years President of Boise Bible College; Bible lands tour director; author
Charles H. Faber

Academic Dean / Professor of Theology and New Testament

M.Div., Cincinnati Bible Seminary; B.A., Cincinnati Bible College; 14 years as BBC professor, over 20 years as BBC’s academic dean; 4-year term on Commission for Accreditation of the Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE); leads site visits to Canadian and American colleges on behalf of ABHE; Served as elder of two congregations in the Boise area; Served on management team for two new church plants; five years preaching ministry
Cody Christensen

Dean of Students

A.A.S. (Harley-Davidson Motorcycle Technology), Fort Scott Community College; B.B.L., B.B.L. (Psychology), B.C.E., B.Th. (Christian Education), B.Th. (New Testament), and B.Th. (Preaching Ministry), Ozark Christian College; M.A. (Contemporary Theology and Philosophy), Lincoln Christian University; Ph.D. (Leadership Studies), Johnson University; 15 years in ministry: preaching ministries in Oklahoma, Missouri, and Illinois (9); church planting in Illinois (5); and youth ministry in Missouri (1).
David Davolt

Director of Development

Attended Washington State University, Puget Sound College of the Bible and spent 30 years in the jewelry manufacturing business in marketing, sales and inventory control. Served in many church leadership roles as an elder, youth leader, and even buildings and grounds chairman. Served on boards including: West Seattle Christian School, The YMCA, and Pleasant Valley Christian Camp. Currently is president of the boards for Global Vision Citadelle Ministries and Intermountain Christian Camp. He is active with the Intermountain Church Planting Association board of directors.
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Mark Stevens
1997-2006, 2008 -

CFO: Business Manager, Human Resources, Information Technology

M.Div., Emmanuel School of Religion; B.S. Business Administration & Computer Science, Oregon State University; small business owner-manager for 11 years; previous BBC Assistant Director of Development; 2 years in Development for Emmanuel School of Religion.
Traber Cass
2019 -

Associate Director of Development

MDIV, Cincinnati Christian University; BA, Boise Bible College. 20 years ministry experience in Montana, Idaho, and Colorado.
Ross A. Knudsen

Director of Enrollment Services / Professor of History

B.A., Boise Bible College; M.A. (Old Testament), Cincinnati Christian University; graduate work at Lincoln Christian University. Seven years in youth ministry; six years as a Bible college student recruiter; former president of the Idaho Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers; regular speaker and teacher for youth rallies and camps.
Ben Bishop
2018 -

Director of Financial Aid

8 years in college Admissions and Financial Aid. BA., Boise State University, MA.; Biola Univsersity.
Logan Stinebaugh
2019 -

Admissions Counselor

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Sara Wright
2013-16, 2018 -

Enrollment Marketing Manager

B.S. Boise Bible College, CELTA University of Cambridge, Masters in TESOL, Multnomah University.
Rhonda Hetherington

Executive Assistant to the President

Darla Read

Business Assistant

Thirty two years of varied executive/administrative experience including concentration in human resources, commercial real estate and international work.
Linda Cass
2019 -

Admissions Administrative Assistant

Nadene Mack
2007 -

Academic Assistant

13 years with Boise Bible College serving as library clerk, academic administrative support and assistant Registrar. 10 years Health Care Administration, small business owner and various ministry positions.
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Maxine May

Receptionist and Academic Secretary

Julie Russell
2017 -

Librarian Assistant

Stephen LaFontaine
January 2012 - present

Coronet Food Service

Started cooking in the culinary arts field in the fall of 1977, continuing to the present. 1981-1984; Served in an apprenticeship under John Fisher CEC, AAC, at the Gamekeeper Restaurant with classes at Boise State University. 1985; Passed ACF Certification test. Some establishments employed at as Sous Chef or Executive Chef over the years; The Gamekeeper, Red Lion Inns, Rock Creek Country Club, Rock Creek Restaurant, Harringtons, Portland Golf Club. Became Executive Chef with Coronet Food Services at Boise Bible College January 2012.
Bethany Canada
2016 -

Development Administrative Assistant

Bethany attended BBC in 1998 and was a member of the Image of Christ worship team. She comes from a long legacy. Her father, David Fitch, served as minister with Woodburn Christian Church and her Grandfather, Alger Fitch, was a well know preacher and Bible College professor.
Nell Voorhees
2011 -

Student Services Assistant

Degree in Secretarial Science. Servied in various levels of children, youth, women and young adult/college ministries. Various other administrative/clerical positions over the past twenty years.
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Mike Morris
2018 -

Director of Physical Plant

Tammy Christensen
2014 -

Resident Director; Adjunct Professor Christian Psychology

B.B.L. (Psychology), Ozark Christian College; M.S. (Community Counseling), Pittsburg State University; M.A.T. (Elementary Education) (honors), Greenville College; Ed.S. (Community Counseling) (honors), Pittsburg State University. Professor of Christian Counseling/Department Head, Central Christian College of the Bible, Moberly, Missouri ● 2013-2014 Licensed Therapist, United Methodist Children's Home, Mount Vernon, Illinois ● 2011-2013 Student Teacher, First Grade, Mount Vernon City Schools, Primary Center, Mount Vernon, Illinois ● 2011 Adjunct Professor, Rend Lake College, Ina, Illinois ● 2010-2012 Licensed Therapist, Lutheran Child and Family Services, Mount Vernon, Illinois ● 2009-2010 Acute Care Program Director/Licensed Therapist, Heartland Behavioral Health Hospital, Nevada, Missouri ● 2005-2008 Graduate Assistant, Master Level Intern, Assistant Professor, Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg, Kansas
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Russell Grove

Professor of Christian Ed. / Director of Admissions

Ph.D. in Educational Administration in progress from Miami University; M.A., Practical Ministries, Cincinnati Bible College & Seminary; M.R.E., Cincinnati Bible College & Seminary; M.Div., with concentration in Theology, Cincinnati Bible College & Seminary; B.A., Boise Bible College;
Jessica Wilson

Professor, Music and Worship

MA, Lincoln Christian University; BA Lincoln Christian University; 5 years in worship ministry positions; adjunct instructor for Lincoln Christian University
Vance Russell

Professor, Greek, New Testament

M. Div., Lincoln Christian Seminary; B.Th., B.B.L., Ozark Christian College; 5 years preaching ministry; 6 years discipleship and college ministry; 3 years youth ministry; 2 years hospital chaplaincy.
Danny Harrod

Inter-Cultural Studies

M.A. in Global Leadership, Fuller Theological Seminary; B.A., Boise Bible College; post-graduate work at Fort Hays State University; six years in East African Missions and 19 years preaching ministry in Oregon
Rebecca Hasegawa
2014 -

Professor, English

M.F.A. in Creative Writing from Full Sail University; B.A. in Bible and Humanities from Florida Christian College (now Johnson University Florida). The Lord sent Rebecca to Boise Bible College after a year in Hollywood, where she worked at an entertainment talent management and production company. Before Hollywood, she lived in Orlando, Florida all her life. Rebecca felt called to be a professor during her junior year at Florida Christian College, but she decided to (initially) pursue a career in the entertainment industry for evangelistic purposes. She also teaches Advanced Screenwriting as an online adjunct professor at Johnson University.
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Chuck McCoy

Adjunct Professor, Bible

M.A., Eastern New Mexico University; Lincoln Christian Seminary; B.S., Western Michigan University; B.R.E., Great Lakes Bible College; eight years in located ministry (Michigan, Indiana, Maryland); five years professor of Bible and church history at Dakota Bible College; 13 years professor of Bible, Theology, and Church History at Nebraska Christian College; taught in the LincUp program at Lincoln Christian College; monthly writer for the Restoration Herald (2002-2011)
Amber Grove

Professor of Christian Education & Teaching / Librarian

M.E.D. Masters of Education from Northwest Nazarene University, Teacher Certification from the College of Mt. St. Joseph, B.S. in Education from Cincinnati Christian University, A.S. Christian Education Boise Bible College, 18 years teaching in the private and public school system.
Dr. Ben Williams
2014 -

Professor of Preaching and Old Testament

Doctor of Ministry, Lincoln Christian University, Church/Para-Church Leadership 2013; MA, Religion, Biblical Studies, Old Testament, Cincinnati Christian Univeristy; M.A., Practical Ministries, Cincinnati Christian University; BA Christian Ministries, Cincinnati Christian University; eight years Professor of Preaching and Old Testament, Central Christian College; five years preaching minister; 5 years as Campus Minister, Miami Univeristy, Oxford, Ohio
Dr. Steven A. Crane
1990-1994, 1995-

Adjunct Professor Biblical Studies

Doctor of Ministry, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary; M.A., Pacific Christian College; Cincinnati Christian Seminary; M.Div., Lincoln Christian Seminary; B.A., Puget Sound Christian College; six years in youth ministry; four years as Bible College Student Recruiter; currently preaching minister of Eagle Christian Church, Eagle ID
Richard Schell

Adjunct Professor Christian Psychology

M.A.C.M., Lincoln Christian Seminary; B.S., Boise Bible College; C.P.E., St. Luke's Hospital; 19 years as preaching minister
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