Faculty Directory

Andreas, Marc

Assistant Professor of Business Leadership
Business Leadership Program Director
B. A. (University of Iowa, 1996),
M.B.A. (University of Iowa, 2001)

MAndreas@kuyper.edu 
(616) 988.3633

   

Fisher, Jeff

Assistant Professor of Theological Studies
B.A. (University of Northern Iowa, 1998),
M.Div. (Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, 2002),
Ordained (Christian Reformed Church, 2004),
Th.M. (Calvin Theological Seminary, 2005),
Ph. D. (Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, 2013).
JFisher@kuyper.edu
(616) 988.3690

   

Garvelink, Lisa Bouma

Professor of English
B.A. (Calvin College, 1979),
M.A. (Michigan State University, 1987),
Ph.D. (Western Michigan University, 2005)
LGarvelink@kuyper.edu
(616) 988.3685

   
   

Harris, Patricia

Provost
B.A. (Calvin College, 1981),
M.T.S. (Calvin Theological Seminary, 1992),
Ed.D. (George Fox University, 2013).
PHarris@kuyper.edu
616.988.3649

   
 

Hochhalter, Carol

Associate Professor of Worship Studies
B.A. (Northwestern College, 1983),
M.W.S. (The Institute for Worship Studies, 2006),
D.W.S. (The Robert E. Webber Institute for Worship Studies, 2010).
CHochhalter@kuyper.edu
616.988.3697

   
 

Hoogeboom, Lisa

Assistant Professor of Biblical Greek & Intercultural Studies
Intercultural Studies Program Director
B.A. (Calvin College, 1989),
M.T.S. (Calvin Theological Seminary, 2007)
LHoogeboom@kuyper.edu
616.988.3651

   
 

Kroeze, Daniel

Professor of Biblical Studies
B.A. (Calvin College, 1982),
M.Div. (Fuller Theological Seminary, 1986),
M.A. (University of Wisconsin, 1992),
Ph.D. (University of Wisconsin, 2003)
DKroeze@kuyper.edu
616.988.3655

   
 

Kroeze, Nick

President
A.B.(Calvin College, 1973),
M.A. (Western Michigan University), 1982),
Ed.D. (Western Michigan University, 1986)

   
 

Meerman, Judi Ravenhorst

Professor of Social Work
Director of Social Work Field Practicum
B.R.E. (Reformed Bible College, 1991),
L.M.S.W. (Western Michigan University, 1999),
Ph.D. (Michigan State University, 2008).
JMeerman@kuyper.edu
616.988.3706

   

Norquist, Michelle

Associate Director of Library Services
B.S.W. (Calvin College, 1991),
M.L.I.S. (Wayne State University, 1997)
MNorquist@kuyper.edu
616.988.3660

   
 

Parler, Branson

Associate Professor of Theological Studies
B.A. (Cornerstone University, 2002),
M.A. (Institute for Christian Studies, 2005),
Ph.D. (Calvin Theological Seminary, 2010).
BParler@kuyper.edu
616.988.3642

   
   

Renkema, Teresa

Professor of Intercultural Communication
Director of Intercultural Studies/TESOL Field Practicum
B.A. (Calvin College, 1974),
M.A. (InterAmerican University of Puerto Rico, 1992)
TRenkema@kuyper.edu
616.988.3679

   

Scott, Greg

Professor of Social Work
Social Work Program Director
B.S.W. (Valparaiso University, 1976),
Master's Social Worker License - State of Michigan #063672,
M.S.W. (Washington University, 1978)
GScott@kuyper.edu
616.988.3667

   
 

Telzerow, Brian

Professor of Youth Ministry
Youth Ministry Program Director
B.A. (Aquinas College, 1983),
M.A. (Fuller Theological Seminary, 1995),
M.Div. (Western Theological Seminary, 1999)
BTelzerow@kuyper.edu
616.988.3704

   
   

White, Richelle B.

Associate Professor of Youth Ministry
Director of Youth Ministry Field Practicum
B.S. (Millersville University of Pennsylvania, 1991),
M.S. (Coppin State College, 1995),
M.Div. (Wesley Theological Seminary, 2001),
Ordained (Zion Baptist Church, King & Queen, Virginia, 2002),
M.A.C.E. (Union Theological Seminary - PSCE, 2003),
Ordained (African Methodist Episcopal Church, 2009),
Ph.D. (Union Presbyterian Seminary - PSCE, 2011)
RWhite@kuyper.edu
616.988.3693

   
 

Zandbergen, Dianne

Director of Library Services
B.A. (Grand Valley State College, 1974),
Certificate of Biblical Studies (Reformed Bible College, 1976),
A.M.L.S. (University of Michigan, 1977)
DZandbergen@kuyper.edu
616.988.3635

   

Zwart, Andrew

Director of Academic Support
Instructor of Interdisciplinary Studies
B.A. (Calvin College, 1989), M.Ed. (Calvin College, 2013)
azwart@kuyper.edu
616.988.3635

   

Zylstra, Carl

Interim President
B.A. (Calvin College, 1970),
M. Div. (Calvin Theological Seminary, 1973), 
Ph. D. (Princeton Theological Seminary, 1982)