Gary Bredfeldt

Online Chair


Dr. Bredfeldt is the Director of the Doctor of Education in Christian Leadership program. Prior to joining the LU faculty, he served in diverse Christian higher education roles since 1986. These roles included vice president, dean, associate dean, department chair and professor. As an academic leader and faculty member, Dr. Bredfeldt has served six academic institutions. He is the author of three books and served as a senior pastor, executive pastor, Christian education pastor and church planter.


  • Ph.D., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
  • M.A., Denver Seminary
  • B.A., Denver Baptist Bible College
  • Diploma, Moody Bible Institute