Behavioral and Social Sciences

Department Chair

Dr. Donna Washburn
B.S.W. Evangel University
M.S.W. Missouri State University
Ph.D. Regent University

Melissa Pulis – Administrative Assistant

Jami Pool – Social Work Program Assistant

Marin Masi – Office Assistant


Lacey Nunnally

B.S. University of Southern Mississippi
M.S.W. University of Southern Mississippi

Dr. Grant Jones
B.S. Evangel University
M.A. Missouri State University
Ph.D. University of Missouri, Columbia
Dr. Robert Bartels
B.A. Malone College
M.P.A. Cleveland State University
J.D. Cleveland State University
Roger Moore
B.S. Drury University
M.S. Lincoln University
Dr. Melody Palm
B.A. Bethany Bible College
M.A. Assemblies of God Theological Seminary
Psy. D. Forest Institute of Professional Psychology
Dr. Heather Kelly
B.A. Bethany Bible College
M.A. Fuller Theological Seminary
Psy.D. Fuller Theological Seminary
Dr. Huba Ray
B.S. Missouri State University
M.S. Missouri State University
Ed.D. St Louis University
Debbie Bicket
B.S. Evangel University
M.S. Missouri State University
Dr. Jean Orr
B.A. Evangel University
M.A. Forest Institute
Psy.D. Forest Institute
Dr. Christine Arnzen
B.S. Evangel University
M.A. Forest Institute of Professional Psychology
Ph.D. Regent University
Dr. Lisa Street
Social Work Field Coordinator
B.S.W. University of Missouri
M.S.W. University of Missouri
EdD University of Missouri-Columbia
Dr. Jeff Fulks
B.S. Illinois State
M.S. Illinois State
Ph.D University of Texas, Arlington
Dr. Deborah Johnson
B.S. Evangel University
M.A. Bradley University
Ph.D. Capella University

Adjunct Faculty

James Howser Keith Ray Mackie
Kelly Ward Steve Gause
David Millsap Tara Downie
Stephanie Gerlek Caleb Taylor
Lacey Nunnally

Lacey Nunnally: Social Work Program Director

Social Work Program Director Lacey Nunnally, a Mississippi native, obtained both her undergraduate degree and Master of Social Work from the University of Southern Mississippi. She has experience working in nursing homes and rehabilitation centers and has owned a consulting business to deal with social work compliance in long-term care facilities. Nunnally came to teach ...

Categories: Social Work

Donna Washburn

Dr. Donna Washburn: Behavioral Sciences Department Chair and Associate Professor of Social Work

Dr. Donna Washburn, PhD, LCSW, is a 1998 graduate of Evangel University’s Social Work program. She went on to receive her master’s degree in Social Work from Missouri State University and her PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision from Regent in 2015. She began teaching upper level social work courses at Evangel in 2000. Washburn ...

Categories: Social Work, Sociology

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