Faculty and Staff

Dr. Jay Akkerman
Preaching & Pastoral Theology
Voice: 208.467.8437
Williams Hall 207B
​D.Min., Asbury Theological Seminary, 2004



Dr. Joe Bankard
Voice: 208.467.8369
Williams Hall 101
Ph.D., Claremont Graduate University, 2009



Stacey Bullard
Program Assistant
Undergraduate Theological Online Education
Voice: 208.467.8046
Williams Hall 202



Dr. Rhonda Carrim
Practical Theology
Voice: 208.467.8349
Williams Hall 108
D.Min., Asbury Theological Seminary, 2000


Vicki Funk
Program Administrator
Graduate Theological Online Education

Voice: 208.467.8432
Williams Hall 205


Dr. Joe Gorman
Pastoral Theology
Voice: 208.467.8016
Williams Hall 203
D.Min., Fuller Theological Seminary, 1999

Dr. Mike Kipp
Youth & Family Ministries
Voice: 208.467.8759
Office: Williams Hall 201
D.Min., Fuller Theological Seminary, 2010 ​

Dr. Diane Leclerc
Historical Theology
Voice: 208.467.8438
Williams Hall 209
Ph.D., Drew University, 1998


Dr. Mark Maddix
Practical Theology & Christian Discipleship
Voice: 208.467.8817
Williams Hall 208
Ph.D., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, 2001


Barb Manley
Departments of Philosophy & Religion

Voice: 208.467.8538
Williams Hall 200


Dr. Thomas Jay Oord
Theology & Philosophy
Voice: 208.467.8816
Williams Hall 204
Ph.D., Claremont Graduate University, 1999


Dr. Brent Peterson
Voice: 208.467.8018
Williams Hall 105D
Ph.D., Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary, 2010


Dr. Stephen Riley
Old Testament
Voice: 208.467.8449
Williams Hall 105C
Ph.D., Southern Methodist University


Dr. Ed Robinson
Practical Theology
Voice: 208.467.8064
Williams Hall 105C
Ph.D., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, 1988


Dr. Dick Thompson
New Testament
Voice: 208.467.8764
Williams Hall 206
Ph.D., Southern Methodist University, 1996

Dr. Kevin Timpe
Voice: 208.467.8848
Williams Hall 104
Ph.D., Saint Louis University, 2004