Chief Development Officer

Dr. Thomas Harrison is joining the leadership team of Northpoint Bible College and Graduate School as the Chief Development Officer. In this role, he will work with President David Arnett in overseeing the media, marketing, and philanthropic opportunities of the college. He will also assist with grant writing, estate planning, establishing scholarships, and alumni activities.

Dr. Harrison is an education leader with more than 17 years in higher education administration as an Academic Dean, Director of Academic Affairs, and Vice President for Institutional Advancement, following a 20-year career in ministry and managing radio and television stations.

Thomas Harrison is adept in online, on-site, and blended modalities; experienced in the administration of single and multi-campus institutions, development of adult learning strategies, program creation, and leadership. He has served as an instructor for Oral Roberts University, Central Bible College, Global University, Evangel University, the University of Phoenix, and others.

A first-generation college student, Thomas Harrison received educational instruction and experience from Oral Roberts University (B.S. in Media), the University of Oklahoma (M.A. in Journalism and Mass Communications), Saint Louis University (Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration), and University of Phoenix (Professional Certificate in Digital Media).

Dr. Harrison is ordained with the Assemblies of God and has served churches of various sizes in Oklahoma and Missouri. Thomas and Kathy Harrison recently celebrated their 42nd wedding anniversary.

Northpoint Bible College and Graduate School is an accredited institution that exists to prepare ministers and missionaries. As an accredited member of the Association for Biblical Higher Education, Northpoint is part of 145 colleges with a combined enrollment of 65,000 students in the United States and Canada.