Dr. Stan Smith

Stan Smith, DMin

University Chaplain
Focus:  Spiritual Life
International Experience:  Canada, Indonesia, Israel, Italy, Kazakhstan, Philippines, Ukraine, USA
Email: ssmith@missional.university

 

Education

  • Doctor of Ministry, Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary, Mill Valley, CA
  • Master of Divinity, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, KY
  • Bachelor of Arts, Southwest Baptist University, Bolivar, MO

Dissertation Topic

  • An Ethnic Stewardship Education Process for Ukrainian Baptist churches

Academic Experiences 

  • Visiting Professor, Ukrainian Baptist Theological Seminary, Boryslaw, Ukraine
  • Adjunct Professor & Co-Director, Missions Administration Track, Doctor of Ministry Program, Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary, Mill Valley, CA
  • Director, Spiritual Formation (Vietnamese Program), Supervised Ministry Education, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary Center, Harrisburg, PA
  • Adjunct Professor, Boyce College of the Bible Extension Center, Harrisburg, PA
  • Field Education Supervisor, DMin Program, Beeson Divinity School, Samford University, Birmingham, Alabama; Gordon Conwell Seminary, Boston, Massachusetts; Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary, Mill Valley, California
  • Adjunct Professor, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary Center, Harrisburg, PA 

Ministry & Professional Experiences

  • Executive Director-Treasurer, Interim, Baptist Convention of Pennsylvania-South Jersey, Harrisburg, PA
  • Associate Executive Director, Baptist Convention of Pennsylvania-South Jersey, Harrisburg, PA
  • Director, Missions and Stewardship Division, Baptist Convention of Pennsylvania-South Jersey, Harrisburg, PA
  • Director of Language Missions and Stewardship, Baptist Convention of Pennsylvania-South Jersey, Harrisburg, PA
  • Pastor, Allentown Baptist Church, Allentown, PA
  • Director of Campus Ministries, Indianapolis, IN
  • Associate Pastor & Youth Minister, Plainfield Baptist Church, Plainfield, IN
  • Director of Baptist Student Center, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
  • Pastor, Harwood Baptist Church, Harwood, MO

Community Involvement

  • Chairman, Services Committee, LeHigh Valley Commission on Drug and Alcohol Abuse, Lehigh County, PA
  • Board of Directors, Parkland Alliance for Youth, Allentown, PA
  • Grief Trainer, LeHigh Valley Hospice, Allentown, PA
  • Board of Directors, Valley Green Village West Homeowners Association, Harrisburg, PA
  • Chairman, Lower Paxton Township Arts Council, Harrisburg, PA
  • Member, Lower Paxton Township Parks and Recreation Board, Harrisburg, PA
  • Member, Community Engagement Committee, Lower Paxton Township, Harrisburg, PA