- M.S., Ed. Emphasis (Outdoor Teacher Education), Southern Adventist University
- Ordained Minister
- National Registry - EMT
- American Heart Association - BLS
- CPR Instructor
- Union College International Rescue and Relief Program Assoc. Director.
- Academy Boy's Dean
- Academy Bible Teacher
- Academy Chaplain
- Academy Vice Principal of Student Services
I strive to become further qualified to teach and more capable to assist in all situations. To help others in time of need is my greatest passion.
I seek to know Jesus better every day and to demonstrate His care for His children through opportunities He gives me to pray and share with students and staff. I enjoy outdoor activities for it brings me closer to my Creator God. I give Him all the glory for His work in me.
Benjamin John, more often called "BJ," finished his degree in Graphic Design at Union in 2008 and is working as the Art Director for a company in Lincoln. He is marrried to Audra Hansen Tallman who finished her Psychology degree at Union in 2007 and works with the Lincoln Public Scchool District as a special education teacher.
Sandy, my wife of 37 years, is the office manager for both the Divisions of Religion and Health and Human Performance. She was head dean of women for the 11 years when we were at Campion Academy prior to coming to Union College.