Faculty at the Houston Campus

Belhaven University Houston boasts distinguished faculty who are ready and available to lead students in the adult degree program toward their educational goals. Our professors are qualified and experienced across multiple fields, often working full-time in local businesses and introducing first-hand knowledge of their subject matter into the classroom. Call or email today and let our faculty help you discover your area of expertise!

Larry Ruddell Dr. Larry Ruddell, Dean of Faculty - Houston Campus, Associate Professor of Business

Ed.D., Higher Education - University of Houston
M.Div., Counseling and Ethics - Westminster Theological Seminary
M.A., Counseling - The Ohio State University
M.B.A., Management - University of Houston - Clear Lake
B.A., Psychology - Davidson College

Romans 12:2 - Don't copy the behavior and customs of this world, but let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think.
Edrick Hall Edrick Hall, Instructor in Psychology and Sociology
M.A., Counseling-Prairie View A & M University
M.A., Sociology-Prairie View A & M University
B.S., Law Enforcement- Prairie View A &M University
Dr. Warren Matthew, Professor of Business Administration Dr. Warren Matthews, Professor of Business Administration

Ph.D., Texas A&M University
B.A., Texas A&M University
Kim Priesmeyer Kim Priesmeyer, Associate Professor of English

M.A., University of Houston
B.S., Ball State University
Jason Smith Jason Smith, Instructor in Business and Bible

Th.M., Theologiae Magister - Harvard University
M.B.A., Business Administration - Western Carolina University
M.A., Master of Arts in History - Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
B.A., Bachelor of Arts in Historical Theology - Moody Bible Institute
Certificate in Advanced Placement U.S. History - University of North Carolina (Asheville)

NameDegreeGraduate SchoolTeaching Field
Ebony Baylor Ph.D Capella University Business
Lois Blyden J.D. Florida State University Business Law
Christine Bowen M.A. Liberty University BASS, Counseling
Collin Brack M.B.A. University of Houston Business, Health Administration
Mary K. Brammer M.B.A. Texas A&M University Finance
Darrin Brown M.A. American Intercontinental University Business
Kristen Cavallo M.A. Indiana University English, Business Communication
Prentiss Collins M.B.A. LeTourneau University Business
Sarah Farenick M.A. Sam Houston State University History
Robert Ferguson J.D./Ph. D. Fuller Theological Seminary Bible, Ethics, Business Law, Worldview
Lubega Frankio M.A. Liberty University Bible, Worldview
Edrick Hall M.A. Texas A&M University BASS, Counseling
DeAndrea Hughes Ed. D. Texas Southern University Sociology
Robert Hulme M.S. University of Houston Finance, Accounting
Leon Jenkins M.B.A. Oklahoma City University Business
Sandra Jenkins Ph.D. University of Texas Nursing, Healthcare Administration
Kevin Kean D.C. Palmer College of Chiropractic Biology, Healthcare Administration
Alvin Keen M.B.A. Pepperdine University Business, Finance
Jan Larkins M.A. Sam Houston State University Psychology
Alex Montgomery J.D./M.B.A. Belhaven University Business and Law
Buck Oliphant D. Min. Drew University Bible, Worldview
Cheryl Peterson M.L.S. Rice University English
Bryan Schneider Ph.D Central Michigan University Healthcare Administration
Scott Patrick Sheinfeld M.B.A. Belhaven University Business, Art
John Soden Ph.D. Union Institute and University Bible, History, Worldview
Pretta Stallworth M.C.E. Rice University Math, Statistics
Scott Stripling D. Min. Vision International University Worldview, English, Literature
David Strong Ph. D. Walden University Management
Debbie Watkins Ph. D. Prairie View A&M University English, Leadership
Kwohn Whitaker M.B.A. Belhaven University Math, Finance, Accounting
Susie Wolf M.S. University of Houston BASS, Counseling