ADMISSIONS » Team Members

Drew Whipple
Director of Graduate and Online Enrollment

Drew was born in Clarks Summit while his parents were dorm parents in Christen Hall. He grew up in Lafayette, IN and is greatly indebted to his parents and brothers for their love and support. He and his wife Lisel served seven years in youth ministry, five years in his hometown of Lafayette and two years in an English speaking church in Kobe, Japan.

Stephen Bair
Distance Education Admissions Counselor

Interacting with the students and staff of BBC&S is a highlight of working on the Admissions team for Stephen. Originally from Mechanicsburg, PA, he and his wife Jill now live in the Scranton area. He is an avid bowler of 22 years, and also serves as an instructor for the Health & Physical Education programís Bowling class.

Lori Valencia
Distance Education Admissions Assistant

A graduate of BBC&Sí Accelerated Graduate Degree Program, Lori has a heart for discipleship and a love for people. She is originally from Findlay, OH and has served in numerous leadership roles in camps, schools, and other ministries where she has helped and discipled people. She currently serves others through her work in the Graduate Admissions office.

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