Department Chair

Shonna Crawford
B.S. Evangel University
M.Ed. Evangel University
Ph.D. University of Missouri, Columbia
Learning, Teaching, and Curriculum: Literacy

Darla Pritchett – Administrative Assistant
Shannon Holgerson – Field Placement and Data Coordinator


Dr. Matt Stringer
B.S. Evangel University
M.S. Missouri State University
Ed.D. University of Missouri, Columbia
Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis
Dr. Kelly Sutherland
B.S. Central Methodist University
M.Ed. Missouri State University
M.Ed. William Woods University
Ed.D. Lindenwood University
Educational Administration
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. Gordon Pace
B.S. Evangel University
M.A. Western Michigan University
Ed.S. Missouri State University
Ed.D. University of Missouri, Columbia
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. Andrea Hughes



Mitch Yung & David Bigelow

Faculty Art Exhibit at Evangel University in November

An art exhibit by two members of the Evangel University faculty will open with a public reception Friday, Nov. 2, from 6:30-8 p.m. Admission is free, and refreshments will be served. David Bigelow will be showing prints and Mitch Yung will be showing ceramics for the month-long exhibit. The Evangel Art Gallery is located on ...

Categories: *General Categories, Academic Affairs, Administration and Offices, Art, Art Education (K-12), Community, Education, Humanities, Humanities, LIfeWorks

2018-11-04_Alumni Orchestra Concert

Evangel University to host first Alumni Orchestra Concert

Featuring alumni of Evangel, CBC & AGTS SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Evangel University Department of Music will present its first Alumni Orchestra Concert on Sunday, Nov. 4 at 2:30 p.m. in the Robert H. Spence Chapel Auditorium. Admission is free and open to the public. The Spence Chapel is located south of the main entrance ...

Categories: *General Categories, Administration and Offices, Alumni Relations, Community, Community Life, Music, Music Education (K-12), Performance, Student Development, Student Life, University Advancement

TREES of HONOR — Dr. David Stair and Dr. J. Calvin Holsinger will be honored during the 2018 Homecoming Celebration.

Trees of Honor dedication at Evangel University

Local historian, athletics leader to be honored The Evangel University Alumni Association will honor two members of the EU family for their exemplary service, with a special Trees of Honor ceremony during the Homecoming 2018 celebration. Dr. David Stair will be joined by his family, and Dr. J. Calvin Holsinger will be remembered posthumously. The ...

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Sandra Cassell, Emily Johns and Kelly Richardson joined Evangel University as full-time members of the faculty starting in the fall of 2018. // PHOTOS BY: Paul K. Logsdon

Evangel University welcomes three new faculty members

Evangel University started the 2018-2019 academic year with three new full-time faculty members. • Sandra Cassell, a 1993 graduate of Evangel with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree, returned to the campus this fall as an assistant professor of business. She will also serve as the Enactus adviser. Her most recent experience was as a ...

Categories: *General Categories, Academic Affairs, Accounting, Administration and Offices, Athletic Training, Business, Community, Exercise Science (Personal Training Track), Exercise Science (Pre Physical Therapy Track), Human Resources, Kinesiology, Management, Management, Physical Education (K-12), Physical Therapy, Recreation and Sport Management

One of the tourist stops during the Messiah Project trip to Mongolia was a visit to this 130-foot-tall Genghis Khan Equestrian Statue. Three EU graduates, Marva and Gary Rasussen (in sunglasses) and Todd Link, toured with Gayle and Larry Dissmore (right). Larry is director of orchestral activities at Evangel. // PHOTO BY: Gary Rasmussen

Evangel music professor leads concerts in Mongolia

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Evangel University music professor, Dr. Larry Dissmore, traveled to Mongolia to conduct a series of three international concerts July 18- 29, 2018. The performances were part of the two-week Harmony Tour sponsored by Messiah Project, Inc. Performers included the National Army Orchestra of Mongolia; 14 dancers from Ballet Excelsior of Houston, Texas; ...

Categories: *General Categories, Alumni Relations, Music, Music (Bachelors of Arts), Music (Bachelors of Science), Music Education (K-12), Performance, University Advancement, Worship Leadership