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Administration & Faculty

Administration

Clarence G. Sexton

Founder and President

Charles Prescott

Vice President of Business & Finance

James Zenker

Executive Vice President

M. Shannon Sexton

Vice President of Operations

Timothy L. Tomlinson

Vice President of Administration

Loyd Ewing

Academic Dean

Administration

Clarence G. Sexton

Founder and President

James Zenker

Executive Vice President

Timothy L. Tomlinson

Vice President of Administration

Charles Prescott

Vice President of Business & Finance

M. Shannon Sexton

Vice President of Operations

Loyd Ewing

Academic Dean

Board Members

Aaron Boese – Saginaw, MI

Winston Carrol – Knoxville, TN

Roger Green – Franklin, OH

Ed Hibbard – Knoxville, TN

 

 

Jody Jenkins – Gray, TN

Robert Painter – Spring, TX

Suzanne Raper – Fort Lauderdale, FL

James Ray – Chattanooga, TN

Clarence Sexton – Powell, TN

John Stancil, Chairman – Springfield, TN

Scott Sullivan – Powell, TN

Gayle Washington – Knoxville, TN

 

DEANS

Loyd Ewing

Academic Dean

Mike Fox

Dean of Crown Global Online Education

Tim Tomlinson

Director of Crown Seminary

Charles Prescott

Dean of Crown Graduate School

Dr. Clarence Sexton

Head of the School of Ministry

Kristi Sexton

Dean of the School of Education

Charles Prescott

Dean of the School of Business

Matthew Whiteside

Dean of the School of Science and Healthcare

Pollie Deeringer

Director, International Language Navigators

Clayton Sullivan

Registrar

Mike Cole

Dean of Men

Chelsey Weber

Dean of Women

FACULTY

Tim Carte
D. Th., Superior Institute of Theology of Latin America
M.Div., Louisiana Baptist University

M.Min., Crown Seminary 
B.B.S., Pastoral Theology, Crown College
Missions

Michael Cole
M.E., School Administration, Western Maryland University
B.S., Education, Liberty University
Education

Pollie Deeringer
M.A., Applied Linguistics, ESL Concentration, University of Massachusetts
M.C.E., Crown Graduate School

B.S., Elementary Education, Pensacola Christian College
T.E.S.O.L. Certificate, Worldwide Teachers Institute
English, Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

Jean Evans
M.C.E., Crown Graduate School
B.S., Missionary Nursing, Baptist Bible College
Diploma, Thomas Jefferson School of Nursing
Certificate in Dyslexic Studies, Middle Tennessee State University
Certification – Community Literacy Specialist, University of North Dakota
Education, English, Linguistics

Julian Evans
D.C.Ed., Community Bible Institute and Seminary

M.C.E., Community Bible Institute and Seminary
M.Ed., Baptist Bible College
B.C.E., Community Bible Institute and Seminary
Bible, Education, Science

Loyd Ewing
Ph.D., Agricultural Engineering, University of Illinois
M.S., Agricultural Engineering, University of Illinois
B.S., Agricultural Engineering, University of Illinois
Science, Mathematics

Stephen Flick
Ph.D., History and Christian Theology, Drew University
History

Mike Fox
M.A., Counselling, Luther Rice Seminary
M.C.E., Crown Graduate School 

M.Min., Crown Seminary
B.R.E., Bible and Education, Midwestern Baptist College
Bible, Church Ministries

Danny Griffin
M.Mus., Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary

B.S., Religious Education, Music, Howard Payne University
Music

Jerry Harmon
Ph.D., Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary
M.Div., Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary
Graduate Studies, Biblical Hebrew, Johns Hopkins University
M.A., Louisiana Baptist University
B.S. Pastoral Theology, Hyles Anderson College
Bible, Biblical Languages, Theology

Daryl Johnson
M.S., Criminal Justice, University of North Alabama
M.Min., Crown Seminary
B.S., Criminal Justice, Pensacola Christian College
National Interpreter Certificate, Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf
American Sign Language

Jeff Jones
B.S.Pharm., Ohio Northern University
M.Min., Crown Seminary
M.B.S., Crown Seminary
Project Management Certification, Project Management Institute, University of Tennessee
Church Ministries, Bible

James Kiernan
Ph.D., Church History and Historical Theology, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (in progress)
M.Div., Crown Seminary

M.B.S., Crown Seminary 
M.Miss., Crown Seminary 
B.B.S., Missions, Crown College
T.E.S.O.L. Certificate, Crown College
Phonetic Reading Specialist, Crown College 

Bible

Torrey Lasley
M.Div., Bob Jones University
M.A., Theology, Bob Jones University
M.Miss., Crown Seminary
M.Ed., English, Liberty University
B.A., Bible, Bob Jones University
English, Missions

Angela McKinney
M.Ed., Teaching and Learning, Maranatha Baptist University (in progress)
Graduate Certificate in English, Maranatha Baptist University (in progress)
B.S., English Education, Pensacola Christian College
English

Katy Mitchell
M.A., History, Western Kentucky University
M.C.E., Secondary Education, Crown Graduate School
B.A., History, University of Tennessee
Education, History

Ralph Myers
M.S., Mathematical Sciences, University of West Florida
B.S., Computer Engineering, Indiana Institute of Technology
Mathematics, Computer Science, Business

Robert Patton
D.D., Baptist College of America
M.D., University of Rochester School of Medicine
M.Miss., Crown Graduate School
A.B., Biology/Chemistry, Hamilton College
Diplomate, American College of Physicians
Fellow, American College of Physicians
Professor of Internal Medicine, A.M. Dogliotti School of Medicine
Decoration, by the government of Liberia for medical service to the nation
Missions, Science

Scott Pauley
D.Min., Luther Rice University
M.Div., Crown Seminary
M.B.S., Crown Seminary
M.Min., Crown Seminary
B.B.S., Pastoral Theology, Crown College
Bible, Ministry

Charles Prescott
Ph.D., Education & Instructional Design for Online Learning, Capella University
M.S.M., Business Management, Troy University
Post Graduate Work, Finance, University of Phoenix
M.Min., Crown Seminary 
B.S., Christian School Education & History, Landmark Baptist College
Business

 

Herbert Samworth
Th.D., Reformation Studies, Westminster Theological Seminary
B.D., (M.Div.) Bible, Columbia International University
B.S., Business Administration, Drexel Institute of Technology
Bible, Theology, Church History

Steven Scoggins
M.Min., Crown Seminary (in progress)
B.B.S., Crown College, Youth Ministry
Church Ministries

Kristi Sexton
M.A. English, University of Tennessee
M.C.E., Crown Graduate School
B.A. English, University of Tennessee
Education, English

Clayton Sullivan
M.Sc., Sports Management & Coaching, United States Sports Academy 
M.Sc., Education Technology & Safety System, Embry-Riddle University 
BS, Business Admin & Management, Wayland Baptist University 
Business

Chris Taylor
Ed.D., Curriculum and Instruction, Liberty University
Educational Specialist: Educational Technology, University of Florida
M.Ed., Educational Leadership, Stetson, University
B.S. Social Studies Education, Indiana University
Education

John Thompson
D.M.A., Vocal Performance, University of Memphis
M.Mu., Vocal Performance, New Mexico State University
B.M.Ed., Choral Emphasis, New Mexico State University
Music

Tim Tomlinson
D.Min., Luther Rice Seminary (in progress)
M.Div., Crown Seminary
M.Min., Crown Seminary
M.B.S., Crown Seminary
B.B.S., Pastoral Theology, Crown College
Bible, Church Ministries

Matthew Whiteside
Ph.D., Biology, Chemical Ecology, University of California at Irvine 

B.S., Chemistry, Magna Cum Laude, Arkansas State University
M.Min., Crown Seminary (in progress)

Science

Natalie Winland
B.B.S., Elementary Education, The Crown College
M.L.I.S., Valdosta State University
Librarian

Melody Yates
M.C.E., Crown Graduate School
B.B.S., Elementary Education, The Crown College
Education

James Zenker
M.Div., Crown Seminary
M.Min., Crown Seminary
M.C.E., Crown Graduate School
B.B.S., Crown College
Bible, Missions