Hello from Evangel University!
Title: Coordinator of Athletic Ministry/T.E.A.M. (The Evangel Athletics Ministry)
Office: Athletic Department Offices, Ashcroft Center
Professional Information: Masters of Arts in Education from East Central University
Bachelor of Science in Health & Physical
Education from East Central University
Job Responsibilities: I serve in the athletic department as the Coordinator of Athletic Ministries. T.E.A.M. as our athletic ministry branch is called, provides our athletes with the opportunity to participate in national and international service trips with their fellow teammates. I also serve the university as an assistant professor in the Theology Department, overseeing the Global Connections program. My job is to ensure that all students at Evangel understand, enjoy, and gain cross-cultural awareness from the THEO 350 Global Connections class.
Courses Taught: 2013 Global Connections
Started Work: January 2004
Favorite Thing About Work: Evangel is a great place to work because of the opportunity to apply my faith to my occupation. I also truly enjoy the university environment and the way that it creates the perfect setting to building meaningful relationships with faculty/staff and the student body.
Was an Evangel Student: I did not attend Evangel University
Originally From: Mounds, OK
Personal Information: I have been married to Emily Hayden-Gehring since 1994 and have three children, Chase, Hali, and Carson. Emily teaches Title I Reading at Willard Intermediate Center and the kids attend Willard Public Schools.
Other: We attend Brighton Highway Assembly of God, where we serve faithfully with good friends. We enjoy family outings in the summer, such as camping or attending sporting events. We enjoy spending time together as a family going to movies, out to eat, hanging with other friends, etc.