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Leadership & Staff


Terry Stine

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PhD studies, Johnson University (Global Organizational Leadership)
MA, Lincoln Christian Seminary (General Ministry)
BTh, Ozark Bible College (Missions)



President Terry Stine comes to St. Louis Christian College as its sixth president. He has held ministries as President of Boise Bible College (2007 – 2017), Professor of Missions at Boise Bible College prior to his presidency, Executive Director of Niños de México for 20 years, Preaching Minister at First Christian Church, St. Peters, Missouri, and youth ministries in Arkansas, Missouri and Oklahoma.

President Stine grew up in O’Fallon, Missouri. He is married to Carol and they have four children and ten grandchildren. Terry took student pilot training and received his license and he enjoys all sports, especially golf, fly fishing and hunting.  His hobbies include flying, woodworking, and fountain pen collecting. President Stine serves on the Board of Directors of the Association for Biblical Higher Education.

Matt Kelley
Chief Financial Officer

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M. A. Columbia International University (Theological Studies)
B. S. University of Central Florida (Accounting)



Mr. Matt Kelly is the Chief Financial Officer. He is also part-time Chief Financial Officer at The Association for Biblical Higher Education. His background includes more than a decade of providing business and financial services to faith-based higher education institutions. He also served one term on the ABHE Commission on Accreditation. Previously, Matt had a 22-year career with The Walt Disney Company where he was Vice President, Real Estate Development. He currently serves as Chair of the Board of Directors with The Christian & Missionary Alliance.

Steve Naglak
Vice President of Student Life

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MA, Lincoln Christian Seminary (Church History, Historical Theology)
BA, Boise Bible College (Christian Ministry)



Steve Naglak is the Vice President of Student Life. He has served as the Youth Director at New Beginnings Christian Church (ID) and Preacher at Lake Fork Christian Church (IL). Steve held various roles in the Student Life department at Boise Bible College. Steve is planning to complete his MDiv from Lincoln Christian Seminary in 2020.

Steve is excited to help students prepare for ministry both in and out of the classroom. In his free time he enjoys traveling to new places and sightseeing with his wife Carrie and two young children. Steve enjoys watching movies and working on a wood lathe, making pens and other small projects.

Dr. T. Scott Womble
Vice President of Academics and Professor of Ministry

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DMin, Portland Seminary of George Fox University (Semiotics & Future Studies)
MDiv, Lincoln Christian Seminary (Christian Leadership Ministry)
BS, St. Louis Christian College (Christian Ministry)

Dr. Womble is a graduate of SLCC and has served full-time with the College since 2002. He has served in three preaching ministries: Christian Church of Witt (IL), Chambersburg Christian Church (IL), and The Merge (MO). Dr. Womble has led missions trips to Guatemala and Mexico. Scott maintains a YouTube channel called “2 Minute Tips on Biblical Interpretation.”

Dr. Womble is an avid sports fan, having coached the Soldiers basketball team for nine years. In 2005, Scott was named the NCCAA Division 2 Central Region Men’s Basketball Coach of the Year. Scott is an enthusiastic St. Louis Blues and St. Louis Cardinals fan. Scott and his wife Lisa have been married for thirty-six years and have two children and five grandchildren.

Dennis McConnaughhay
Vice President of Advancement

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MMin, Kentucky Christian University (Christian Leadership Ministry)
BS, St. Louis Christian College (Ministry and Worship)



Dennis returns to SLCC after concluding a 15 year preaching ministry with the Post Road Christian Church on the east side of Indianapolis. He served with SLCC from 1989-2005. His ministry experience includes the Corydon Christian Church (KY), First Christian Church of Brownstown (IL), First Christian Church of Florissant (MO), and the O’Fallon Christian Church (MO).

Dennis and his wife, JoDee, met at SLCC as students and celebrated their 40th year of marriage in May 2020. They have 3 married children and 4 grandchildren. Dennis loves preaching and is passionate about encouraging, equipping, and empowering people in their faith. He enjoys family, worship music, woodworking and woodturning, and pursuing his life focus—“By His Grace and for His Glory.”


Joshua Bettison
IT Director
Joshua Bettison
Cindy Bingamon
Registrar & Residence Director
Cindy Bingamon
Jeri Ann Jeralds
Bookstore Staff
Jeri Ann Jeralds
James McFarland
Director of Facilities, Residence Director
James McFarland
Deb Pabarcus
Executive Assistant to the President
Deb Pabarcus
Janet Phifer
Business Office Specialist
Janet Phifer
Penny Shadow
Advancement & Academics Asst.
Penny Shadow
Louis Szalacinski
Louis Szalacinski
Cathi Wilhoit
Financial Aid Director
Cathi Wilhoit


Trustee Background
Armour, Sally Education
Brame, Derrell Ministry
Carter, Royce Business
Combs, David Business
Eident, Richard Ministry
Heinrich, Nadya Business
Jones, Darrell Ministry
Kremer, Jim Education
Matthews, Mark Business
McKenzie, Karen Business
Mosher, Rick Ministry
Newlin, Anita Education
Sanderson, Art Business
Smith, Dave Ministry
Wands, Dale Business/Ministry
Williams, Scott Business
Wolford, Joshua Ministry