Administration & Faculty
Dr. Gary Williams serves as President of Evangelical College and Seminary. His degrees come from Trinity with a B.A. in Bible and the Doctor of Divinity (D.D.); and from Luther Rice University a M.A. in Bible, M.A. in Theology and the M.Div. He has served 40 years in pastoral ministry and 40 years as a Bible teacher. He has served as president of another institution and as head of the Bible and Theology department at Trinity College for 20 years. Dr. Williams is a highly respected Bible teacher, loved and respected by his students.
Dr. Wallace Lont serves as Academic Dean. His degrees come from Summit University with the Th.B. and Bob Jones University with the M.A. in pastoral theology and Ph.D. in church administration. He has served in four churches, beginning at the age of 19, for a total of 20 years. He has over 30 years of experience at teaching, while also serving as an academic dean and president of another institution.
Professor Robert Westlake serves as Treasurer and Professor of Bible and Apologetics. He has a Bachelors degree from Baylor University and a MBA from Duquesne University. He served 15 years in banking and 26 years as a business owner. His degree of M.A.B.S. is from Dallas Theological Seminary. He teaches courses in biblical studies and Christian evidences.
Dr. Jack Weitzel serves as Professor in Bible and Science. He served 30 years as a general surgeon and is a cancer survivor. He holds the M.A.B.S. degree from EU&S and has taught for 6 years. His meticulous hand at surgery is evident in the precision with which he teaches. Dr. Weitzel has also receive a second master's degree, now in Christian education and apologetics from the Institute for Creation Research.
Dr. Oscar Tichy is Professor in Bible and General Studies. He is a trained engineer with a Ph.D. in theology. He has taught courses in Bible, history, and general studies for 2 institutions over a period of 25 years. Students look forward to his classes with great expectation.
Mrs. Phyllis Westlake serves as Registrar. She has the Master of Arts degree from Piedmont University. She has maintained student contacts and records for the last eight years.
Dr. Betty Tower is Professor of Biblical Counseling. She has two Ph.D. degrees in counseling and in psychology. Her vibrant, successful counseling ministry serves the greater Plant City area.
Professor Aaron Brown is Professor in BIble and Biblical Studies. He is a Master's candadite at Evangelical. He founded Plant City's Free Rider Fellowship over 10 years ago. He has 26 years of ministry service along with 25 years in management.
Other qualified faculty members join our basic faculty to provide expertise in their field of training and experience.