Dr. Leroy W. Thompson is the Director of the Center for Christian Ministry at Bacone College in Muskogee, OK, as well as the Chair for the Christian Ministry Degree Program. He is also the Campus Chaplain. In addition, Dr. Thompson has served as an adjunct faculty member for Central Baptist Theological Seminary in Kansas City, KS and as the site liaison for the Oklahoma Cohort of the D Min program at Drew University Theological School, Madison, NJ.
Dr. Thompson holds the Bachelor of Arts degree from Lincoln College, Lincoln, IL, the Master of Religious Education degree from Lincoln Christian Seminary, and the Doctor of Ministry degree from The Theological School of Drew University, Madison, NJ.
In addition to academic preparation, Dr. Thompson's ordination is recognized by the American Baptist Churches, USA as well as the fellowship of Independent Christian Churches and Churches of Christ. Having served in the local pulpit for over 30 years, he brings a rich background of practical ministry experience to the discussion.
Dr. Stephen Wiley currently serves at Bacone College as a Christian Ministry Advisor and adjunct professor of religion. He is a Christian musician, pastor, and counselor.