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Meet Dr. Barry Wayne Evans

"I have no greater joy than to hear that my children walk in truth." 3 John 4

Dr. Barry Evans has been teaching at the college level since 1991. He currently serves as Dean of the Fred Hale School of Business at East Texas Baptist University and as Professor of Business Administration where he also teaches in areas of Business Administration, Management and Economics.  Dr. Evans spent the first seven years of his Air Force career as a Medical Logistics Officer and Director of Personnel and Administration at various Air Force Hospitals and clinics. At that time, he found a regionally accredited Ph.D. program, Saybrook Research Institute and Graduate School, and began the program in Okinawa, and finished it in Wichita Falls, Texas. His dissertation and research dealt with achieving dramatic organizational change. He also achieved board-certification as a professional healthcare executive (CHE) in 1997. He resigned his commission on July 1, 2000, to go into full-time ministry and start a free, Christian school in San Antonio, Texas. From 2000-2011, he was the founding principal of Calvary Chapel Christian Academy, a free, kindergarten-12th grade school. In 2005, Dr. Evans began teaching undergraduate and graduate Business courses as adjunct faculty for a university in San Antonio. In 2011, he was selected as an Assistant Professor of Business Administration at another Baptist University. In 2017, he was selected to be the Dean of the Fred Hale School of Business at East Texas Baptist University. Dr. Evans has taught over 100 courses and thousands of students in a number of universities worldwide. Since 1991, when Dr. Evans accepted Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior, his calling has been to minister to college students; specifically teaching them that they can be successful business people while still being genuine Christians.