Department Chair

Dr. Colleen Hardy
B.S. Evangel University
M.S. Drury University
Ed.D. Saint Louis University
Elementary Education and Curriculum.

Darla Pritchett – Administrative Assistant
Julie Jones – Data Manager and Placement Coordinator


Debbie Bicket
School Counseling
Huba Ray
School Counseling
Shonna Crawford
B.S. Evangel University
M.Ed. Evangel University
Ph.D. University of Missouri, Columbia (in progress)
Reading and Elementary Education.
Dr. Kelly Sutherland
B.S. Central Methodist University
M.Ed. Missouri State University
M.Ed. William Woods University
Ed.D. Lindenwood University
Dr. Frederick Drake
B.A. Drury University
M.A. University of Missouri, Columbia
Ed.S. Missouri State University
Ed.D. University of Missouri, Columbia
Middle School Education and Administration.
Eddie Noack
B.S. Evangel University
M.ED. Evangel University
Specialist in Educational Administration, Southwest Baptist University
Special Education
Dr. Becky Huechteman
B.S. Missouri State University
M.S. Missouri State University
Ph.D. University of Missouri, Columbia
Elementary Education and Reading.
Dr. Susan Langston
B.A. Drury University
M.S. Drury University
M.S. Missouri State University
Ed.D. University of Missouri, Columbia
Secondary Education and Administration.
Dr. Peggy Reed
B.S. Evangel College
M.S. Southwest Missouri State
Ed.D. Nova Southeastern University
Early Childhood Education.
Dr. Matt Stringer
B.S. Evangel University
M.S. Missouri State University
Ed.D. University of Missouri, Columbia
Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis
Dr. Gordon Pace
B.S. Evangel University
M.A. Western Michigan University
Ed.S. Missouri State University
Ed.D. University of Missouri, Columbia




Glenda Mohr: Associate professor of Theatre

Glenda Mohr has been teaching Theatre since 1995, the year she began teaching drama at Central Bible College. Mohr came to Evangel in August 2013 when the schools consolidated. A Kansas native, Mohr graduated in 1973 with a degree in theatre from Friends University in Wichita. She and her husband, Greg, pastored for 23 years ...

Categories: Humanities, Humanities, Theatre, Theatre/Music, Theatre/Speech Education

Peggy Reed

Peggy Reed: Associate professor of education

Just one glance at the multitude of children’s characters that decorate Dr. Peggy Reed’s office shows that she knows how to embrace the fun side of learning. Originally from Allen Park, Michigan, Dr. Reed began teaching at Evangel in 1985, and she has been bestowing her contagious love for early childhood education on Evangel Education ...

Categories: Early Childhood Education, Education, Elementary Education


Eddie Noack: Assistant professor of education

After a variety of career experiences that included public school teaching, tax training and co-owning a bakery, Eddie Noack returned in the fall of 2013 to teach education students at Evangel, the school he graduated from in 1987. Noack began attending Evangel as a college sophomore. He quickly became involved in Ministries of Evangel College ...

Categories: Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Enrollment Marketing

Dr. Kelly Sutherland

Dr. Kelly Sutherland: Associate professor of Education

From stuffed animals to elementary school kids to college students, Dr. Kelly Sutherland has been pursuing her love of teaching her entire life. In 2010, after 27 years serving as a teacher and principal in the Missouri public school system, that love of teaching brought Sutherland to Evangel University’s Education Department. Sutherland graduated with a ...

Categories: Education, Enrollment Marketing


Dr. Matt Stringer: Instructor for graduate level Education programs

When Matt Stringer graduated from Evangel in 1989 after playing football for the Crusaders, he decided to teach the game to others. He was a high school coach and teacher for 11 years while simultaneously earning master’s and doctoral degrees. When the opportunity came to join Evangel as a faculty member and football coach, Stringer ...

Categories: Education, Graduate Studies, Master of Arts in Education, Master of Arts in Education Leadership, Master of Arts in Secondary Teaching, Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction, Master of Education in Literacy

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