OUR TEAM

At Boise Bible College, we are a community, a family. This team is here to encourage, pray, and help eachother as well as you.

Administrative Cabinet Members

Dr. Derek Voorhees

Dr. Derek Voorhees

President and Professor of New Testament

 

Charles Faber

Charles Faber

Academic Dean

Dr. Cody Christensen

Dr. Cody Christensen

Dean of Students

Mark Stevens

Mark Stevens

CFO; Business Manager, Human Resources, I.T.

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2011 –

Degrees:

  • Bachelor of Biblical Literature from Ozark Christian College
  • Master of Arts in New Testament
  • Master of Divinity from Lincoln Christian University
  • Doctor of Ministry from Dallas Theological Seminary
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1980 – 

Degrees: 

  • Bachelor’s in Preaching

    M.Div. from Cincinnati Christian University

Experience:

  • Currently, serving on the board for Association for Biblical Higher Education (the accrediting association that accredits BBC
  • Elder at First Church of Christ (now Foothills Christian Church)
  • Elder at Eagle Christian Church
  • On management teams for church plants for Canyon Springs Christian in Middleton, ID and Church of the City in Portland, OR
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2014 –

Degrees:

  • Doctorate in Leadership from Johnston University
  • MA in Theology and Philosophy from Lincoln Christian University
  • B. Th. in Preaching, New Testament, and Christian Education from Ozark Christian College
  • Harley Davidson Certification

Ministry Experience:

  • 15 years working in the local church 

He is passionate about mentoring and developing leaders, he loves to take his family camping, especially in the Idaho wilderness. Married to Tammy since 1996.

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1997 –

Degrees:

  • M.Div. from Emmanuel School of Religion
  • B.S. in Business and Computer Science from Oregon State University

Mark has served BBC in both the Development and Business Offices. He married Kathy in 1976 and they have 3 adult children and 7 grandchildren. He has a passion for the international church and has served congregations in short-term trips to Mexico, Haiti, Kenya, and countries in Asia.

David Davolt

David Davolt

Director of Development

Russsell Grove

Russsell Grove

Director of Admissions and Christian Education Department Head

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David joined the BBC team in 2004 after a long career in the Jewelry business. He has served in many church leadership roles as elder, youth minister, and committee chair. He married Melody since 1974. They have three adult children and 5 grandchildren.

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Russell has been with us since 2006. He holds a P.H.D. in Educational Administration from Miami University, the M.A., M.R.E., & M.Div. from Cincinnati Christian University & B.A. from BBC.

His heart is for helping his students develop into passionate leaders and he serves in local children’s ministries. Married to Amber.

faculty and staff Members

Ben Bishop

Ben Bishop

Director of Financial Aid

Bethany Canada

Bethany Canada

Development Administrative Assistant

Linda Cass

Linda Cass

Admissions Administrative Assistant

Traber Cass

Traber Cass

Associate Director of Development

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2018 –

Degrees:

  • Master’s in Christian Apologetics from Biola University
  • B.A in Communications from Boise State University

Experience:

  • 5 years working in higher education Financial Aid

Facts: His favorite game is The 7th Continent. He loves to take his family camping, especially in the Idaho wilderness. Ben has three kiddos, two dogs, and has been married to Katie since 2013.

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2016 –

Degrees:

  • Bachelor of Science from Boise Bible College. 

Fun fact: Her grandfather, Alger Fitch was a well known preacher and Bible College professor, and her father, David Fitch served in ministry all over the northwest She has two boys and has been married to Gabriel since 2006.

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2019 –

Education

  • A.S. in Christian Education from Boise Bible College

Married to Traber, and that’s all you need to know. 🙂

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2019 –

Degrees:

  • M.Div from Cincinnati Christian College
  • Bachelor of Arts from Boise Bible College

Facts: His favorite hobby is hunting big game with his son in the Idaho mountains. In addition, he is Linda’s husband.

Tammy Christensen

Tammy Christensen

Resident Director & Adjunct Professor of Christian Psychology

 

 

Amber Grove

Amber Grove

Librarian; Christian Teaching Department Head; Professor

Danny Harrod

Danny Harrod

Intercultural Studies Department Head; Professor of Intercultural Studies

Rebecca Hasagawa

Rebecca Hasagawa

Professor of English

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2014 –

Degrees:

  • M.A.T from Greenville College
  • M.S. in Community Counseling
  • B.B.L. in Psychology

Experience:

  • Department Head and Professor of Christian Counseling at Central Christian College of the Bible.
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2008 –

Degrees:

  • Masters of Library Science from Northwest Nazarene University
  • Master’s of Education
  • Teaching Certificate from College of Mt. St. Joseph
  • Bachelors of Science from Cincinnatie Christian University
  • Associate of Science from BBC. 

She has taught in private and public school for 18 years. She is married to Russell and loves, loves, loves her grandchildren.

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1997 –

Degrees:

  • Masters in Global Leadership from Fuller Theological Seminary
  • Bachelor of Arts form Boise Bible College

He spent six years serving with East African Missions, and 19 years in a church ministry in western Oregon. His passion for the global church continues through his work with local congregations.

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2014 –

Degrees:

  • Masters in Creative Writing from Full Sail University
  • Bachelor of Arts in Bible and Humanities from Florida Christian College.
  • Currently, working on a M.Div from Fuller Theoloical Seminary

Prior, she worked in the entertainment industry in Hollywood, seeking opportunities to share the gospel. Her passion for Jesus drives her every action.

Rhonda Hetherington

Rhonda Hetherington

Executive Assistant to the President

Ross Knudsen

Ross Knudsen

Director of Enrollment Services and Professor of History

Steve LaFontaine

Steve LaFontaine

Executive Chef - Coronet Services

Nadine Mack

Nadine Mack

Academic Assistant

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2016 –

Rhonda came to us after a career in the high tech industry. 

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1998 –

Degrees:

  • Master of Arts degree from Cincinnati Christian University.
  • Bachelor of Arts from Boise Bible college.

Ross started with us as our student recruiter. Married to Stacie, they have three children. He served over seven years as a youth minister, and still regularly speaks at youth rallies and camps.

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2012 –

Degrees:

  • ACF Certification

With 33 years experience in teh culinary arts field, he served at The Gamekeeper, Red Lion Inns, Rock Creek Country Club, and Portland Golf Club before BBC. In addition, he serves as an elder at Foothills Christian Church. 

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2007 –

Nadene began as the Library Clerk and now serves as the Academic Assistant. 

Maxine May

Maxine May

Front Desk Administrative Assistant

Chuck McCoy

Chuck McCoy

Adjunct Old Testament Professor

Mike Morris

Mike Morris

Director of Physical Plant

Darla Read

Darla Read

Assistant Business Manager

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2007 –

Degrees:

  • M.A. from Lincoln Christian Seminary
  • B.S. from Western Michigan University
  • B.R.E from Great Lakes Bible College
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2018 –

Mike started with us after a career in the local building industry. He has a heart for missions and frequently leads groups cross-culturally.

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2015 –

Darla has over 32 years of experience in office management with a concentration in Human Resources, commercial real estate, and international business.

Julie Russell

Julie Russell

Librarian Assistant

Vance Russell

Vance Russell

Biblical Studies Department Head Professor of Greek and New Testament

Rich Schell

Rich Schell

Adjunct Professor of Christian Psychology

Logan Stinebaugh

Logan Stinebaugh

Admissions Counselor

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2017 –

Degrees:

  • M.A. in Biblical Languages from Lincoln Christian Seminary
  • B.A. in Biblical Literature from Ozark Christian Seminary
  • Currently enrolled at University of Southern Mississippi School of Library and Infromation Science.
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2015 –

Degrees:

  • M.Dive from Lincoln Christian Seminiary
  • B.Th and B.B.L from Ozark Christian College
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2018 – 

Degrees: 

  • Bachelor of Arts in Preaching Ministry
Nell Voorhees

Nell Voorhees

Student Services Assistant

Dr. Ben Williams

Dr. Ben Williams

Preaching Ministry Department Head; Professor of Preaching and Old Testament

Jessica Wilson

Jessica Wilson

Worship Arts Department Head; Professor of Worship Studies

Sara Wright

Sara Wright

Enrollment Marketing Manager

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2011 –

Degrees:

  • Associates of Science from Ozark Christian College
  • Currently enrolled, Bachelor of Science in Christian Psychology
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2014 –

Degrees:

  • D.Min from Lincoln Christian University
  • M.A from Cincinnati Christian University
  • M.A from Cincinnati Christian University
  • Bachelors of Art from Cincinnati Christian University

Experience:

  • Professor of Preaching and Old Testament at Central Christian College of the Bible
  • Campus Minister at Miami University
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2011 –

Degrees:

  • B.A. in Music Ministry – Piano Performance from Lincoln Christian Seminary
  • Masters in Worship Studies from Lincoln Christian Seminary
  • Currently enrolled, Doctorate in Worship Students from the Institue for Worship Studies.
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2013 – 2016; 2018 – 

Degrees: 

  • Bachelors of Science in Christian Teaching from Boise Bible College
  • Master of TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) from Multnomah University
  • CELTA Certificate from Cambridge University
  • Inbound Marking and Social Media Certification from Hubspot Academy

Experience: 

  • Higher Education Admissions Counselor for 4.5 years at Boise Bible College
  • Adult Education ESL Teacher for 4 years at Multnoma University and College of Western Idaho. 

Board Members

Dr. Larry Banta
  • Psychiatrist
  • Caldwell, ID
Harold Gott
  • Retired minister
  • Bend, OR
Steve Moreland
  • Retired
  • Kent, WA
Dr. James Sinnott
  • Medical Doctor, Retired
  • Coquille, OR
Randy Bourn
  • Campus Minister, Eagle Christian Church at Surprise Valley
  • Boise ID
David Ladd
  • Minister, New Hope Christian Church
  • South Everett, WA
Andy Morris
  • Minister, Mini Cassia Community Church
  • Mini Cassia, ID
Seth Thomas
  • Minister, Northeast Christian Church
  • Grand Junction, CO
David Daniel
  • Educator
  • Kenai AK
Dan LeRoy
  • Self-employed
  • Star, ID
Mike Packer
  • Minister
  • West Jordan, UT
Christ Troupis
  • Attorney, Retired
  • Boise, ID
Nick Duffel
  • Minister, Canyon Springs Christian Church
  • Middleton, ID
Malcom Moberly
  • Minister, Valley Christian Church
  • Bullhead City, AZ
Dennis Schuerman
  • Retired
  • Mead, WA
Dr. Derek Voorhees
  • President, Boise Bible College
  • Eagle, ID

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