Categories: Faculty & Staff

Zac Sandiford

by campus

Born and raised in Pennsylvania for 20 years. Lived in New York for 22 years. At MABTS in Tennessee for two years. Served in the U.S. Army as an Infantryman with the 10th Mountain Division and was deployed to Panama and Belize. Married to Jennifer, met in 8th grade, and have four children: Jacob, Ryan, […]

David Shackelford, PhD

by campus

Dr. Shackelford was born in Mississippi and raised in Arkansas. He received Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior in the First Baptist Church of Forrest City, Arkansas, while he was a junior in high school. He committed his life to vocational Christian ministry the following year in 1969. He attended the University of Arkansas on […]

Michael Spradlin, PhD

by campus

Michael R. Spradlin, PhD, President of Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary, received a BA from Ouachita Baptist University, and an MDIV and PhD from Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary. He has a versatile ministry background that includes preaching, teaching, church planting, military chaplaincy, and many international and North American mission trips. In addition to serving as the […]

Heath Starks

by campus

Gail Stewart

by campus

Gail is responsible for receiving student payments and donor contributions along with other Business Office responsibilities. Gail and Kenny have three kids, three grands, and one great grand. In her spare time Gail enjoys traveling, traveling, and traveling. When she is not traveling, she is planning her next trip!

Jessica Tate

by campus

Tom Marshall, PhD

by campus

Dr. Tom Marshall serves as the Director of Institutional Assessment; Director of Security; Assistant Professor of Education, Biblical Counseling, and Theology. Dr. Marshall serves as Senior Pastor of Parkway Baptist Church in Hernando, Mississippi. His personal travels include Central America, India, Japan, Iceland, Africa, Spain, Italy, Sicily, Ireland, and France. Dr. Marshall has been blessed […]

Jeremy Maser

by campus

Matt Akers, PhD

by campus

Dr. Matt Akers serves as the Associate Dean of Doctoral Programs; Chairman of the Old Testament Department; Associate Professor of New Testament and Greek, Old Testament and Hebrew, Missions, and Biblical Counseling. He is also the Director of the Hispanic Institute. Currently, Dr. Akers serves as the pastor of la Iglesia Bautista Nueva Vida, a […]

John Babler, PhD

by campus

Dr. John Babler grew up in Dallas, Texas, and even though he had attended church much of his life, he was not saved until he was 20 years old. Shortly after being saved, he was called into ministry. Having grown up in a Presbyterian church, he began to prepare for ministry as a Presbyterian. He […]