Office of the President

"For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do."

Ephesians 2:10 (NIV)

President's Cabinet

Sheldon Nord


B.S. Corban University
Ed.M. Oregon State University
Ph.D. Indiana University
Postdoctoral work at Harvard University’s Institute for Higher Education.


Mike Patterson

Mike Patterson


B.S. Corban University
M.A. Liberty University
Ph.D. Trinity Theological Seminary


Patricia Shelton

Chief Financial Officer

Bachelor of Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting: Belmont University


Brenda Roth

Vice President for Student Life

B.S. Corban University
M.A. Azusa Pacific University
Ed.D Azusa Pacific University


Steve Sammons

Vice President for Strategic Initiatives

Undergraduate studies at Multnomah University
Bachelor of Fine Arts at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California
Graduate of Executive Management Program at UCLA in Los Angeles


Greg Eide

Director of Athletics

M.A. in Coaching and Athletic Administration: Concordia University Irvine
B.A. in Business Administration: Seattle Pacific University


Chris Vetter

Associate Provost of Enrollment Managment

B.A. Briercrest College & Seminary
M.A. in Leadership & Management: Briercrest College & Seminary
Ph.D. in Leadership Studies: Gonzaga University


Nancy Marshall

Associate Vice President for People and Culture

B.A. History and Journalism,
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign