Board of Trustees - Arizona Christian University


Arizona Christian University’s Board of Trustees provides governing oversight to ensure the University achieves its mission and vision — and honors and maintains its core values. Each member has a deep commitment to Jesus Christ and demonstrates commitment to Kingdom work, while bringing extensive marketplace experience that provides guidance and wisdom for the University.

Mrs. Catharine D. Ellingsen

Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer and Corporate Secretary for Republic Services, Inc.

Mr. Tom Okarma

Vice Chair
Nonprofit Board and Leadership Coach

Dr. Larry Anderson

Consulting Pastor at Desert View Bible Church

Dr. Jim Baugh

Pastor; International Christian Leadership Development

Mr. Rick Blankenship

Retired Sales Professional (High-Tech Industry)

Mr. Floyd Brown

Publisher at The Western Journal; Author, Speaker, Media Commentator and Political Consultant

Mr. Glenn Dobbs

Retired Businessman

Dr. Mark Fuller

Pastor of Leadership Development at the Church of the Nazarene (Ohio)

Mr. Don King

Retired Manufacturing Manager

Dr. Gregory Koury


Mr. Wayne Mihailov

CEO of Airline MRO Parts (AMP)

Mr. Len Munsil

Ex-Officio, University President

Mr. David Pruitt

Realtor and Director of the Property Management Division of West USA Realty, Inc.

Dr. Shelly Roden

Retired ACU/Southwestern College faculty member and administrator; ACU’s Dr. Shelly Roden School of Education named in her honor.

Mr. Andrew Unkefer

Entrepreneur and Business Consultant