Administration and Staff

Dale Layfield, Receptionist 

Tony Barnett, Director of Grounds and Maintenance 


Millie Kozak

Snack Bar 


Faculty and Adjuncts 


Dr. Ed Bez, President and Dean

Biblical/Theological Faculty 

Teaching Assignments:

  • BI110A Lands and People of the Bible: Biblical Geography and Atlas
  • TH200 Comparative Religions & Worldviews
  • BI 121  Hebrew Bible, Genesis to Esther
Dr. Bez with his 94 year of dad. 

Rachel Leah Bez , Administration and 

Faculty (Life Coaching Program)


Teaching assignments:

  • Conflict Resolution 


Rachel is a graduate of  Point University, formerly Atlanta Christian College, Atlanta, Georgia where she got her BA in Bible with a minor in Psychology.

She studied Psychology at King's College and Georgia State University.

She has advanced certification as a Alzheimer and Dementia Caregivers counselor by the Alzheimer's Association.

Rachel received her Certification from NCCA in Christian Counseling, June 2016, graduating as class Valedictorian.

Dr. Tommy Snow, Faculty

Dept Head of Counseling and Life Coaching& & Director,

Quest Christian Counseling Center

Teaching Assignments:

  • Stress and Trauma Counseling
  • Understanding Anger
  • Crises Intervention Theories
  • God, Family, & Marriage
  • Professional Ethics for Life Coaches
  • Grief Counseling
  • Addictions and Recovery
  • Blended Families
  • Human Development
  • Personality and Spiritual gifts
  • NCCA Phase 1 and 2 Certification courses

Dr.Snow holds PhDs in Clinical Christian Psychology and Christian Domestic Violence Therapy. He specializes  in Conflict Resolution, Anger Management, Domestic Violence, trauma related concerns, Family, marriage, critical decision making skills.

He is a NCCA  licensed Christian Counselor.

Prof. Ron Compton

Teaching assignment:

  • Hermeneutics - Principles of Biblical Interpretation

Pastor Robert Nash

Senior Pastor, Apostolic Community Church, Porterdale, Georgia

Teaching assignment:

  • Practical Ministerial Skills



Lansford, ND High School-graduated- 1952

University of North Dakota -1953-Mechanical Engineering.

Graduated from Northwest Bible College- 1956-Diploma in Biblical Studies.

Bob Jones University-1959-BA in Bible and Interpretive Speech.

Minot State University -1966 - MS in Speech Pathology.

Northwest Bible College- 1983- Doctorate in Literature.


Real Estate Developer 1960-1979

Director of the Easter Seal Speech and Hearing Clinic in Billings, Montana 1966-1967

President of the Minot Public School Board of Education. 1970-1979

President of Northwest Bible College. 1985-1987

Member of the Accreditation Review Board of the Accrediting Association of Bible Colleges. 1983-1987

Served in the following positions at Northwest Bible College: Dean of Men, Dean of Students, Registrar, Academic Dean, Director of Development and Business Manager.  Also served as Professor for many college level courses at Northwest Bible College 1959-1987

Member of the International Bible College Board of Education 1988-2010

Member of the North Dakota House of Representatives. 1980-1982

Faculty Liaison Board of Regents, Quest Bible Institute & Seminary (appointed 2014)

Teaching Assignments:

  • CM100 - Dramatic Public Speaking (Homiletics)

 Dr. Franklin Huwe (Ministerial Program)

Dr. William 'Bill' Hurst, Adjunct Faculty, Director of

The Institute for Strategic Christian Leadership 

Teaching Assignments: Seminars

  •  PH101- Philosophy of Spiritual Counseling


Rev. Dr. Sambomurthie Sumadraji

Affectionately, Dr. George Rajoo and his lovely wife, Shushela

Adjunct Faculty from South Africa

Teaching assignments:

  • Survey of Christian Doctrine


Dr. Ruth Wilkins - Professor (Seminary)

Th. D. - Jacksonville Theological Seminary, Jacksonville, Florida - 2016

Teaching Assignments: 

  • Apostolic Writings ( New Testament Survey)
  • Spiritual Development
  • Devotional Arts


Marsha Castillio

Teaching assignment:

  • Gateway Program (College study skills)