Staff & Faculty

Teaching Faculty

In alignment with Rockbridge Seminary’s mission, professors bring current, hands-on ministry experience to the classroom, strengthened by recognized academic credentials. Professors are assigned to courses that match both their ministry experience and academic study. All professors teach part-time.

Martin T. Akins – Biblical Studies
M.Div., Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
B.A., Howard Payne University

Randy L. Bennett – Ministry Leadership
Ministry Leadership
M.Div., D.Min., Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary
B.A., California Baptist University

David B. Brown – Worship Studies
D.W.S., The Robert E. Webber Institute for Worship Studies
M.A. Hope International University
B.A., Johnson Bible College

Jeffrey D. Brown – Preaching/Evangelism
M.Div., Ph.D., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
B.A., Hannibal LaGrange College

Ingrid Buch-Wagler – Worship Studies
Ph.D., Trinity College and Seminary
Ph.D. (ABD), University of Washington
B.M., M.M., University of British Columbia

Randy G. Carney – Ministry Leadership
D.Min., Luther Rice Seminary
M.Div., Memphis Theological Seminary
B.S., Southern Illinois University

Robert A. Condly – Theology
Ph.D., Marquette University
M.A., Fuller Theological Seminary
B.A., Oral Roberts University

Mark W. Cook – Religious Education/Ministry Leadership
M.A., Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
B.A., Hardin-Simmons University

Steve W. Custer, II – Ministry Leadership
B.S., M.S.S.M., Ed.D., Oakland City University
Th.M., Campbellsville University
M.Div., M.Th., Talbot Seminary
M.A., Marshall University
M.M., Georgetown College

Edward M. Eastman, Jr.  Spiritual Formation
D.Min., Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
M.Th., Dallas Theological Seminary
B.S., Philadelphia Biblical University

Daryl R. Eldridge  Religious Education/Ministry Leadership
M.A., Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
B.A., Drury University

Dean N. Finley – Religious Philosophy/Evangelism
M.R.E., M.Div., Ph.D., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
B.A., Missouri State University

Gary L. French – Religious Education/Ministry Leadership
M.A.C.E., M.Div., Ph.D., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
B.A., William Carey College
A.A., Clarke Memorial College

Jeffrey B. Ginn – New Testament
M.Div., Ph.D., Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary
B.A., Blue Mountain College

F. William Gullick – Pastoral Studies
D.Min., Bakke Graduate University
M.Div., Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary
B.A., Blue Mountain College

Beverly C. Jessup – Pastoral Counseling
M.Div., D.Min., Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary
B.A., Asbury College

Myron C. Kauk – Biblical Studies/Theology
Ph.D., Westminster Theological Seminary
M.Div., M.Th., Talbot Seminary
B.A., University of the Pacific

Kenneth W. Kelly – Christian Ethics
M.Div., Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
B.S., Clemson University

Rhonda Boggs Kitchen – Pastoral Counseling
M.A., D.Min., Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary
B.A., M.S., California Baptist University

Thomas E. Lovorn – Biblical Studies
Th.D., Luther Rice
M.Div., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary
B.A., Mississippi College

Dave McFadden – Ministry Leadership
M.Div., D.Min., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
B.A., New Mexico State University

Randy C. Millwood – Religious Education
M.R.E., Ed.D., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary
B.S., Cumberland College

Daniel J. Morgan – Church Planting
M.Div., Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
B.Sci., University of Washington

John W. Neesley – Biblical Studies
Ph.D., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary
M.Div. Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
B.A., Louisiana State University

Rodney Mark Nickens – Church History
M.Div., Ph.D., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
B.A., Wingate University

Lendell L. Nolan –  Evangelism/Missions
M.Div. B.L., Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
M.M.L., Rockbridge Seminary
B.A., Southwest Baptist University

Randal V. Outland – Apologetics
M.Div.,  Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary                       D.Min., Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary
B.A., North Carolina State University

W. Craig Price – Biblical Studies
M.Div., Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
B.A., M.A., University of Florida

Charles R. Redding – Religious Education
M.A.M.F.C., M.A.C.E., Ph.D., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
B.S., University of North Alabama

G. Kevin Riggs
Religious Studies
D.Phil., Oxford Graduate School
M.A., Trevecca Nazarene University
B.A., Free Will Baptist College

Mark E. Simpson – Religious Education/Leadership/Research
Ph.D., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
M.A., DePaul University
M.A., Denver Seminary
B.A., Spring Arbor College

Alan Stoddard – Preaching
Dip.Th., M.Div., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
D.Min., Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary

Gary W. Waller – Religious Education
Ph.D., University of North Texas
M.R.E., Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
B.S., Baylor University

Katheryn L. Webb – Religious Education
Ph.D., The Southern Baptist Seminary
M.A.R.E., Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary
M.S., Eastern Illinois University
B.S., University of Central Arkansas

Kenneth D. Williams – Ministry Leadership
B.M.E., Florida State University
M.A., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
Ph.D., Regent University

Darryl H. Wilson – Religious Education
M.Div., Ed.D., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
B.A., Belmont University

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