The mission of the Division of Student Life to encourage each student toward the holistic and healthy integration of his or her social, cultural, spiritual, physical, and emotional spheres by providing services pertinent to those areas. 

Student Life Staff DTS-Dallas

Joe M. Allen, Jr.DTS Campus Pastor 214-887-5362
Carisa AshExecutive Assistant to the Vice President of Student Life; Director of Disability Services; Adjunct Professor Educational Ministries and Leadership 214-887-5368 Schedule Appointment
Brian Bittiker
Brian BittikerDirector of Spiritual Formation 214-887-5263
Kelly CheathamDirector of Counseling Services, Adjunct Professor in Biblical Counseling 214-887-5370 Schedule Appointment
Carolyn Hannah
Carolyn HannahAdvisor for Seminary Wives in Ministry 214-887-5364
Karl HanschenOffice Manager/Advisor for Student Services 214-887-5365
Dipa H. HartDirector of Internships; Adjunct Professor in Educational Ministries and Leadership 214-887-5266
George M. HillmanVice President of Student Life; Dean of Students; Professor of Educational Ministries and Leadership 214-887-5261
Grace KellyStudent Life Receptionist and Administrative Assistant for Ministry Formation Internships 214-887-5264
Lynn Etta ManningAssistant Dean of Students, Advisor to Women Students, Adjunct Professor for Doctor of Ministry Studies 214-887-5366
Stanley NewtonInternship Coordinator, DTS-Houston 713-917-3924
Patrick Thomas
Patrick ThomasDirector of Chapel Music and Worship 214-887-5373
Terrance WoodsonAssistant Dean of Students, Advisor to African American Students, Adjunct Professor in World Missions and Intercultural Studies 214-887-5360 Schedule Appointment

Student Life Staff DTS-Houston

Julia PannoneAdministrative Assistant to Student Life & Academic Advisor MABC, MACS, MBTS, CGS 713-917-3906 Schedule Appointment

Student Life Staff DTS-Washington DC

Jenna MeadDTS–DC Spiritual Formation Liaison
Chong-Ae ShahAssociate Director of DTS-DC Ministry Formation Internships 703-770-8645