Board of Governors

B.H. Carroll Theological Seminary is governed by a self-perpetuating Board of Governors from diverse educational, corporate, non-profit and church backgrounds. One-third of the board is comprised of patrons and donors; one-third is comprised of leaders in education and the corporate world; and one-third of the board are from churches and cooperative groups which share our biblical values.


Chisum_DavidMr. David Chisum

President and CEO, ACT Event Services, Inc.
Frisco, TX


WhitfieldMr. Jeff Whitfield
Vice Chair

Partner, Kelly Hart & Hallman Attorneys at Law
Fort Worth, TX


Ken HugghinsDr. Ken Hugghins

Pastor (Ret.), Elkins Lake Baptist Church
Huntsville, TX


CorleyDr. Bruce Corley

B. H. Carroll Theological Seminary
Irving, TX

HatfieldDr. Stephen Hatfield
Founding Governor

Pastor (Ret.), First Baptist Church Lewisville
Lewisville, TX

Rhonda JohnsonDr. Rhonda Johnson

Owner, The Center for Counseling & Family Relationships
Fort Worth, TX

Jason JonesMr. Jason Jones

Chief Technology Officer, SimpleLTC System, Inc.
Plano, TX

KnightonMr. Neal Knighton

Gift Officer, Buckner International

Ruth OllisonDr. Ruth Allen Ollison

Pastor, Beulah Land Church
Houston, TX

David RitsemaDr. David Ritsema

Pastor, First Baptist Church Waxahachie
Waxahachie, TX

Dr. David Strawn

President, Ministry of Education
College Station, TX

Ex-officio Member

Gene WilkesDr. Gene Wilkes

B. H. Carroll Theological Seminary
Irving, TX

Carroll Theological Seminary is not only a superb theological education (and it is that)—but it is also an immersion into Christian ministry. Jesus said, “As you go, become disciple-makers” (Matt. 28: 19-20). Carroll is about developing the best “disciple-makers” possible.