Faculty Directory

Administration

President’s Office

Charley_Holmes

Charley Holmes

President

Professor of Church Ministries

B.A.R., BMA Seminary, 1993
M.Div., BMA Seminary, 1994
D.Min., Reformed Theological Seminary, 1998
president@bmats.edu

Keri-Southern

Keri Southern

Assistant to the President

keri.southern@bmats.edu

Dean’s Office

Philip_Attebery

Philip Attebery

Dean-Registrar

Professor of Church Ministries

B.A., Southern Arkansas University, 1987
M.Div., BMA Seminary, 1990
D.Min., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1995
Ph.D., Dallas Baptist University, 2014
philip.attebery@bmats.edu

Lisa_Satterwhite

Lisa Henderson

Assistant to the Dean

bmats@bmats.edu

Business Office

Chris_Proctor

Chris Proctor

Business Manager

B.A.R., BMA Seminary, 2008
M.A.C.M., BMA Seminary, 2014

chris.proctor@bmats.edu

Melina_Baker

Melina Baker

Bookkeeper

 

melina.baker@bmats.edu

Keller Library

Jacob-Gucker

Jacob Gucker

Acting Library Director

B.A., Houston Baptist University, 2007
M.Div., Baptist Missionary Association Theological Seminary, 2011
M.L.I.S., Texas Woman’s University, 2012
jacob.gucker@bmats.edu

Alicia_Johnson

Alicia Johnson

Public Services Supervisor

alicia.johnson@bmats.edu

Faculty

Tony Cleaver

Director of Distance Learning

Professor of Biblical Studies

B.A., Baylor University, 1966
M.Div., BMA Seminary, 1971
D.Min., Luther Rice Seminary, 1976
M.S.Ed., Baylor University, 1988
tony.cleaver@bmats.edu

David_Erickson

David Erickson

Associate Dean

Professor of Theological-Historical Studies

B.A., Central Baptist College, 2003
M.Div., BMA Seminary, 2005
Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 2011
david.erickson@bmats.edu

David-Hellwig

David Hellwig

Professor of Biblical Studies

B.A., Central Baptist College, 1994
M.Div., Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary, 2003
Ph.D., Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary, 2012
david.hellwig@bmats.edu

Dr. Hellwig is also Pastor of First Baptist Church, New Summerfield, Texas

Ronnie_Johnson

Ronnie Johnson

Director of Student Services

Professor of Christian Education

B.S., Southern Arkansas University, 1979
M.Div., BMA Seminary, 1983
M.S., Texas A & M–Commerce, 1985
Ph.D., Texas A & M–Commerce, 1994
ronnie.johnson@bmats.edu

mark-livingston

Mark Livingston

Professor of Church Ministries

A.A., Central Baptist College, 1995
B.A., University of Mississippi, 1997
M.Div., Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary, 2000
D.Min., Covenant Theological Seminary, 2010
Ph.D. studies, Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 2017
mark.livingston@bmats.edu

Dr. Livingston is also Senior Pastor of Keltys First Baptist Church in Lufkin, Texas.

Greg_Parsons

Gregory Parsons

Professor of Biblical Studies

B.S., University of Central Arkansas, 1970
M.Div., BMA Seminary, 1973
S.T.M., Dallas Theological Seminary, 1975
Th.D., Dallas Theological Seminary, 1980
greg.parsons@bmats.edu

Ricky Williams

Director of Spanish Services

Professor of Church Ministries

A.A., Jacksonville College, 1973
B.S., Tyler State College, 1975
M.Div., BMA Seminary, 1978
D.Min., Reformed Theological Seminary, 2010
tenecmisionero@yahoo.com

Dr. Williams served for several decades with the Baptist Missionary Association of America as a missionary in Aquismon, Mexico.

Adjunct Faculty

Patricia_Richey

Patricia Richey

Adjunct Professor of Christian Education

B.S., Stephen F. Austin State University, 1978
M.S., Stephen F. Austin State University, 1980
M.Ed., Texas A & M–Commerce, 1989
Ed.D., Texas A & M–Commerce, 2000
prichey@jacksonville-college.edu

Dr. Richey is Instructor of Humanities and Computer Science at Jacksonville College

Jim_Shine

James Shine

Professor of Biblical Studies

B.A., Central Baptist College, 1971
M.Div., BMA Seminary, 1978
M.A., Stephen F. Austin State University, 1981
Ph.D. studies, Baylor University, 1986-1989
D.D., BMA Seminary, 2006
jim.shine@bmats.edu

Dr. Shine has more than five decades of experience in ministry.

Thom-South

Thom South

Adjunct Professor of Biblical and Theological-Historical Studies

B.A., Central Baptist College, 1976
M.Div., BMA Seminary, 1986
Ph.D., Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary, 1993
thom.south@bmats.edu

Dr. South is Senior Pastor of Eastside Baptist Church, Conway, Arkansas