School of Communication & Creative Arts

Dean of the School of Communication & Creative Arts

Matthew Broaddus

Matthew Broaddus
Associate Professor of Communication
Ph.D. in Communication and Information from The University of Tennessee
Over 10 years professional experience in communications and served three years as a children’s minister; joined Johnson in 2011.
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Full-Time Faculty

Robert Chambers

Robert B. Chambers
Professor of Music
D.M.A. in Musicology from The Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
Minister of music for 23 years and taught high school and college music for four years; has enjoyed Johnson's dedicated people since 2011.
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Ruth Reyes

Ruth Reyes
Professor of Music, Assistant Dean of the School of Communication & Creative Arts
Ed.D. in Higher Education from Nova Southeastern University
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Don Trentham

Donald R. Trentham
Professor of Music, Director of Music Education Program
M.M. in Piano Literature from The University of Tennessee
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Brent Weaver

Brent D. Weaver
Associate Professor of Music, Director of Worship Program
M.A. in Music from Ball State University
An experienced public school teacher/choral director grades 7-12 and a worship director; joined Johnson in 1994.
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Mark Young

Mark A. Young
Associate Professor of Communication
M.A. in Communication from Regent University
Preaching minister as well as producer, director, and director of photography with experience in creating commercial spots, promotional campaigns, and feature film production; joined Johnson in 1999.
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Part-time Faculty

Philip Bledsoe
Lecturer in Live Production
Troy Borst
Lecturer in Communications and Speech
Ph.D. in Communication from Regent University
FL

Eddie S. Bryant
Lecturer in Media Communication and Marketing
B.S. in Communication from The University of Tennessee, B.A. in Bible from Milligan College
Pursuing M.S. in Journalism and Electronic Media from The University of Tennessee
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Tony Cason
Lecturer in Music
B.M. in Piano Performance from the University of Kentucky
FL

Michael Coppock
Private Voice Lesson Instructor
M.A. in Teaching from Jacksonville University
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Dirk Donahue
Lecturer in Music
B.A. in Radio/Television from the University of Central Florida
FL

Andrew Duncan
Lecturer in Music
M.M. in Piano Performance and Choral Conducting from the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music
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Deanna Giron
Lecturer in Voice
B.M.E. in Secondary Choral Specialization from the University of Central Florida
FL

Kara Hardin
Lecturer in Piano
B.M. in Biblical Studies and Church Music from Cincinnati Christian University
FL

Auburn Lindsay
Lecturer in Music
M.A. in Music Education from the University of Central Florida
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Charise A. Lindsay
Lecturer in Music
Ph.D. in Music Education from Florida State University
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Noelle Ladd McWilliams
Lecturer in Music
M.A. in Music from the University of Central Florida
FL

Sharon Moore
Lecturer in Piano
M.A. in Piano Pedagogy from The University of Tennessee
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Tim Norris
Lecturer in Guitar
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Rebecca Owens
Lecturer in Screenwriting
M.F.A. in Creative Writing from Full Sail University
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Everett B. Robertson
Lecturer in Visual & Performing Arts
M.A. in Directing from the University of Montana
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Jacob Williams
Lecturer in Live Production
M.A. in Digital Storytelling from Ball State University
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Interdisciplinary Faculty

Ronald Wheeler
Professor of English and Literature
M.A. in English from Morehead State University
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Administrative and Staff Faculty

John C. Ketchen
Professor of Speech and Education, Associate Provost for Online Education
Ph.D. in Educational Psychology from the University of Illinois
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Michael Moore
Staff Instructor in Speech and Urban Studies
Career Services Director
Ed.D. in Education from Northeastern University
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William F. Wolf
Assistant Professor of Worship and Theology
Dean of the Chapel
Master of Letters in Theology, Imagination and the Arts from the University of St. Andrews
M.A. in New Testament Exposition and Research from Johnson University
Pursuing Doctorate of Worship Studies from the Robert E. Webber Institute for Worship Studies
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