Board of Regents

Portland Seminary's Board of Regents serves as an advisory council to the vice president and dean of the seminary and to the university's board of trustees. Members of the board of regents reflect the seminary's denominational relationships, constituents, alumni, and leadership of the broader Christian community in the Northwest.

Jody Becker, Salem, Oregon, Pastor of Our Saviors Lutheran

Timothy P. Bletscher, Portland, Oregon, Dentist

Don G. Carter, West Linn, Oregon, Attorney, McEwen, Gisvold, Rankin, Carter & Streinz

Andre Iseli, Clackamas, Oregon, Retired Businessman

Deborah Martin, Portland, Oregon, Oregon DHS Transformation Initiative

Steve Overman, Eugene, Oregon, Pastor of Eugene Faith Center

Samuel Sapriya, Rockford, Illinois, Founding Pastor, Rockford Community Church

Mark Strong, Portland, Oregon, Pastor of Life Change Church

DJ Vincent, Salem, Oregon, Deputy Director Salem Leadership Foundation

David Woolsey, Newberg, Oregon, Businessman