OSOM Staff

Derek Boivin, D.Min. candidate
Derek Boivin, D.Min. candidateOSOM Dean
  • Bachelor of Theology, Masters College and Seminary, Peterborough, Ontario
  • M.A. in Biblical Studies from Moody Theological Seminary in Chicago
  • D.Min candidate in Missional Leadership from AGTS
  • Lead Pastor, Warren First AG in Warren
Adriane Weidner
Adriane WeidnerOSOM Registrar
  • B.S. in Recreation Management with a minor in Business from Indiana Wesleyan University
  • OSOM Registrar since OSOM began in 2006
David Pafford, M.A., MBA
David Pafford, M.A., MBAOSOM Director, SEU Executive Director, Director of Leader Development, OMN
  • B.A. In Pastoral Studies North Central University, Salutatorian
  • M.A. In Theology and Biblical Languages, Fuller Theological Seminary
  • M.B.A. In Business and Start-ups, William Woods University
  • Former DYD, CE and General Presbyter, Northern Missouri

OSOM Faculty

Jim Allen, D.Min.
Jim Allen, D.Min.Vice President/CFO of Winebrenner Theological Seminary
  • B.A. in Bible from Central Bible College
  • M.A. in Biblical Studies from AGTS
  • M.A. in Pastoral Counseling from Ashland Theological Seminary
  • Doctor of Ministry from Ashland Theological Seminary
  • Former Presbyter in Illinois & Northwest Section, OH
J. David Arnett, D.Min.
J. David Arnett, D.Min.President, Northpoint Bible College
  • B.A. in Bible from Central Bible College
  • M.A. in Bible/Theology from AGTS
  • Doctor of Ministry from AGTS
Malcolm Brubaker, Ph.D.
Malcolm Brubaker, Ph.D.Professor Emeritus of Bible, Valley Forge Christian College
  • Extension faculty member, Assemblies of God Theological Seminary at VFCC
  • B.A. in History with minor in Religion and Philosophy from Evangel University
  • Th. M. in Old Testament from Westminster Theological Seminary
  • M. Div from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
  • Ph.D. studies in Renewal Studies at Regent University
Doug Cooper, D.Min.
Doug Cooper, D.Min.OSOM Instructor
  • B.A. in Religious Education from Vanguard University
  • M.A. in Practical Ministries from Cincinnati Christian University
  • Graduate Certificate in Church Ministry from King’s Seminary
  • Doctorate of Ministry in Church Leadership from Assemblies of God Theological Seminary
  • Former Teacher Certification Coordinator for the Ohio Ministry Network
  • Former Christian Education Representative for SoCal Network
  • Former pastor at Findlay First AG (8 years) and Kettering AG (7 years)
Dave Gross, M.A., M.Div.
Dave Gross, M.A., M.Div.Founding Pastor, Radiant Life Church, Dublin
  • B.A. in Bible from Central Bible College
  • M.A. in English Bible from AGTS
  • M. Div. from AGTS
  • Former Ohio Ministry Network General Presbyter
Kay Gross, D.Min.
Kay Gross, D.Min.Associate Pastor, Radiant Life Church, Dublin
  • B.A. in Missions from Southwestern University
  • M.A. in Bible from AGTS
  • D. Min. in Leadership from AGTS
John Musgrave, M.A.
John Musgrave, M.A.Church Development Director, OMN
  • B.A. in Ministerial Studies from Southeastern
  • Masters in Church Leadership with a focus on Church Life from AGTS
  • Former pastor Girard Liberty AG (25 years)
  • Former Presbyter, Youngstown/Warren Area
Jim Palmer, M.A.
Jim Palmer, M.A.Assistant Superintendent, OMN
  • B.A. in Bible from Central Bible College
  • M.A. in Religious Studies from Ashland Theological Seminary
  • Former Ohio Network Youth Director
  • Former Ohio Network Executive Presbyter
Deedra Shilliday, D.Min. candidate
Deedra Shilliday, D.Min. candidateChristian Education Pastor, Mansfield First AG
  • Executive Director of Love INC of Greater Mansfield
  • B.A. in Elementary and Special Education from Malone University
  • M.A. in Pastoral Counseling from Grace University
  • M.A. in Practical Theology from Ashland Theological Seminary
David Welle, D.Min.
David Welle, D.Min.Pastor of Teaching and Global Impact, Calvary AG, Willoughby Hills
  • A.B. in Psychology from Vassar College
  • Master of Divinity from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
  • Doctor of Ministry in Preaching from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
  • Former Adjunct Professor, Central Bible College
  • Former Presbyter, Greater Cleveland Area
  • Executive Presbyter, Region 1
Josh Willaford, B.A.
Josh Willaford, B.A.Lead Pastor, New Life Church, Aurora & Ohio Ministry Network Secretary
  • A.A. Pastoral Leadership from Central Bible College
  • B.A. Urban Ministry from Central Bible College
  • Working on M.Div from Wesley Seminary
Dave Willemsen, M.Div.
Dave Willemsen, M.Div.VP of Business and Finance, Southwestern AG
  • B.A. in Bible/Theology from Open Bible College, Des Moines, IA
  • M. Div. from AGTS
  • Former Home Missions Pastor, Calvary Assembly of God, Dexter, IA
  • Former Bank Manager, Bankers Trust Company, Des Moines, IA