Quentin P. Kinnison is licensed in both the American Baptist Convention and the Southern Baptist Convention, holding over twenty-five years of congregational experience in various ministry positions. Currently Dr. Kinnison is Associate Professor of Christian Ministry at Fresno Pacific University and serves as the Biblical & Religious Studies Division chairperson. He was distinguished with the Nickel Excellence in Teaching Award (NETA) in 2013, the Fresno Pacific University President's Distinguished Service award in 2014, and an Alphi-Chi Inspirational Teacher recognition in 2016. He also serves as an Affiliate Faculty member for Fuller Theological Seminary. In addition to ministry courses, Kinnison teaches a theology of disability course for the Special Education program at Fresno Pacific University. Family time is precious and he enjoys gardening, cooking, basketball, golf, strategy games (i.e., Pente, Chess), reading, and watching SciFi.