Faculty Profile

Dr. Bryan Easley

Executive Vice-President and Rector


PhD in Organizational Leadership, Regent University. MDiv, Wesley Biblical Seminary. BA, Asbury College.


Dr. Easley and his wife, Leslie, have 5 children (Jacob, Benjamin, Sarah, Elizabeth, and Hannah) and live in northeast Oklahoma (USA). In addition to his role with Emmaus, Bryan is currently working with Rejoice Christian Schools (K-12) to oversee the development of the Extended Learning Center for academic support and experiential/innovative learning. He has also served in various roles in church planting and pastoral ministry. Bryan and his family attend Rejoice Church in Owasso, Oklahoma, where he regularly teaches Bible classes. He previously served as the Dean of Online Learning for Oklahoma Wesleyan University, Vice-President for Leadership Development at World Renewal International, Rector (President) of Emmaus University (2010-2012), and Associate Director for Distance Learning at Wesley Biblical Seminary.

Research Interests

Biblical theology of leadership and organizations, Trinitarian & Kenotic leadership, History of Christianity, Christian education, Religion, faith, & democratic liberty, Organizational development & systems thinking

Courses Taught

Biblical Paradigms of Organizational Leadership, Organizational Culture and Change, Christian Foundations of Leadership Practice, Biblical Models of Leadership, Introduction to the Old Testament

"And the things you have heard me say in the presence of many witnesses entrust to reliable people who will also be qualified to teach others." -2 Timothy 2:2