Advisory Council

The 2011 Center for Music & Worship Advisory Council met April 10-11, 2011. This group includes nationally known artists, worship leaders and professional practitioners that help cast vision, establish short, mid and long term goals, determine budget parameters, and develop a network of professionals for the Center for Music & Worship. Dr. Elmer Towns, Dean of the School of Religion and Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary, and Dr. Ronald Hawkins, Vice Provost for the Graduate School and Online Programs, addressed the group during an afternoon session on April 11, 2011.

2011 Advisory Council

Advisory Council Members include (left to right): back row: David Bunker, Ron Barber, Ricky Skaggs, Derric Johnson, Babbie Mason, Dr. Jim Van Hook, Dr. Vernon Whaley, Joel Allen, Todd Bell, Al Denson, Charles Billingsley, John Kinchen, Scott Bullman, Marty McCall; front row: Dr. Elmer Towns, Dr. Ronald Hawkins.




Advisory Council Members:

Babbie Mason
Babbie Mason Ministries, Inc. 

Al Denson
Celebration Ministries, Inc.

Ricky Skaggs
Country Music Artist/Songwriter

Dr. Jim Van Hook
CEO, WORD Entertainment

Derric Johnson
Producer, Disney International

David Bunker
Media Relations Manager at Awana International

Marty McCall
Creative Arts Pastor, McLean Bible Church

Ron Barber
Lawyer, Tulsa, OK

Joel Allen
Minister of Music, Texas

Dr. Todd Bell
Minister of Music, Texas

Charles Billingsley
Worship Pastor/Artist, Thomas Road Baptist Church

Scott Bullman
Director of Ministry Teams, Liberty University

Dr. Vernon M. Whaley
Director, Center for Worship