Meet the Admissions Team
V.P. for Enrollment Management
Hometown: Bemidji, MN
Alma Mater: Northland Junior College- Associate Arts in Business Administration. Bemidji State University - Bachelor of Science in Business Education, with Coaching Minor.
Things you are most passionate about: God, Family, sports and riding my Harley.
Advice you would give new students: Make the most of your college years. They go fast! Study, relax and build long lasting relationships.
What you love about OHCC: Family, friendly, atmosphere and the beautiful setting of the campus.
Favorite Bible verse: Jeremiah 29:11 "For surely I know the plans I have for you, says the LORD, plans for your welfare and not for harm, to give you a future with hope.."
Best advice you can give to a student searching colleges: Pray about it. Follow your heart. You will get a lot of advice from a lot of different people. Ultimately you are the decision maker.
Best kept Oak Hills Christian College secret: One of the Top 50 Affordable Bible Colleges in the U.S. and Canada, while offering a quality, biblical education.
(218) 751-8670 or (888) 751-8670 ext. 1283
Financial Aid Director
Hometown: Warroad, MN
Alma Mater: Bemidji State University - B.S. in Economics
Things you are most passionate about: God, family, almost everything outdoors including: hunting, fishing, sports, fitness, hiking!
Advice you would give new students: Keep God at the center of your path in life. Don't be so afraid of making a mistake that you miss-out on what God has planned for you!
What you love about OHCC: I love the tight-knit environment. It's also a fantastic place to meet other young married couples!
Favorite Bible verse: But he said to me, "My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness." Therefore, I will boast all the more gladly about my weaknesses, so that Christ's power may rest on me. - II Corinthians 12:9
Best advice you can give to a student searching colleges: Find out what you're passionate about, then ask God to show you how to use that for His glory!
Best kept Oak Hills Christian College secret: It's one of the most beautiful places to go for a morning run!
(218) 751-8670 or (888) 751-8670 ext. 1296
Hometown: Medina, ND
Alma Mater: Bismarck State College – Associate in Arts – Valley City State University B.S. Business Administration with a Concentration in Marketing
Things you are most passionate about: Faith, Family, Friends, Traveling, and Bow Hunting
Advice you would give new students: Your college years will be remembered as some of your favorite years in life. Treasure the time you have in college and take time to make great friends because the friends you make in college will be friends for life.
What you love about OHCC: I love that we are like a family here at OHCC and we can openly pray and worship God openly.
Favorite Bible verse: Proverbs 3: 5-6 Trust in the Lord with all your heart lean not to your own understanding in all your ways acknowledge him and he will make your paths straight.
Best advice you can give to a student searching colleges: Become familiar with the college/s you visit. Research the major you plan to be in. Keep an open heart and mind to all options, Make a pros and con list to the different places you visit. Ask lots of questions!
Best kept Oak Hills Christian College secret: OHCC provides one of the most peaceful and beautiful places too study and receive an education.
(218) 751-8670 or (888) 751-8670 ext. 1285
Hometown: Bemidji, MN (spent half my time in International Falls, MN as well)
Alma Mater: Bemidji State University - Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education with Emphasis in Middle School Math. Rainy River Community College, as well
Things you are most passionate about: Faith and family
Advice you would give new students: Never give up! God hasn't given up on you, so don't give up on school, yourself, or God. All will be as He has planned.
What you love about OHCC: The family-like atmosphere. We are one big HAPPY family. (Not like the annoying sibling that you have.)
Favorite Bible verse: Psalm 54:1-7 Save me, O God, by your name; vindicate me by your might. Hear my prayer, O God; listen to the words of my mouth. 3 Arrogant foes are attacking me; ruthless people are trying to kill me—people without regard for God.4 Surely God is my help; the Lord is the one who sustains me. 5 Let evil recoil on those who slander me; in your faithfulness destroy them. 6 I will sacrifice a freewill offering to you; I will praise your name, LORD, for it is good. 7 You have delivered me from all my troubles, and my eyes have looked in triumph on my foes. (This was the verse my mom had me post on her wall the day she passed away)
Best advice you can give to a student searching colleges: Don't rush to the first college that sends you information. Search out colleges that interest you or have your degree, set up a campus visit, and choose the one that makes you feel like you. (Bigger isn't always better). Then, pray and pray and listen to what God says.
Best kept Oak Hills Christian College secret: Other than its' pristine beauty year-round, you are part of a family here.
(218) 751-8670 or (888) 751-8670 ext. 1229
Hometown: Waconia, MN
Alma Mater: Minnesota State University - Moorhead B.S. Life Science Education, B.A. Biology Bemidji State University M.S. Education with Biology Emphasis
Things you are most passionate about: God, Music, teaching, Family and anything to do with the great outdoors
Advice you would give new students: Take lots of homework breaks. Yes, you want to get your work done, but you don't want to get burned out or overwhelmed.
What you love about OHCC: I love how open and accepting everyone is at the school! We have so many different personalities, and you are sure to feel welcome when you come to school here.
Favorite Bible verse: Matthew 21:21-22 "Jesus replied, "Truly I tell you, if you have faith and do not doubt, not only can you do what was done to the fig tree, but also you can say to this mountain, 'Go, throw yourself into the sea' and it will be done. If you believe, you will receive whatever you ask for in prayer."
Best advice you can give to a student searching colleges: Find a place that not only meets your needs for an education, but also somewhere that you can be accepted for who you are and gives you room to grow as a person.
Best kept Oak Hills Christian College secret: There are many trails around campus that are great for some quiet time and meditation.
(218) 751-8670 or (888) 751-8670 ext. 1220