#161 – Steve Moniaci, Director of Athletics

#161 – Steve Moniaci, Director of Athletics

Steve Moniaci oversees 17 men’s and women’s sports teams. During his time as director, HBU has transitioned back to NCAA Division I membership status, joined the Southland Conference, and started a football program which competes in the Football Championship Subdivision (FCS). 

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#151 – Clinton Milsap: School of Fine Arts

#151 – Clinton Milsap: School of Fine Arts

Clinton Millsap is earning his Master of Fine Arts in Studio Art with an emphasis on painting and drawing. He currently teaches at his private art school, The Millsap School of Art in Houston. Clinton came to HBU to study under renowned artist and professor, Michael Roqué Collins. Clinton recently won Honorable Mention and First …

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#160 – John Holmes: Facilities & Campus Operations

#160 – John Holmes: Facilities & Campus Operations

John Holmes has served as associate vice president of Facilities & Campus Operations at HBU since 2014. John oversees the facilities and many auxiliary services of the University including public safety and the police department, is an adjunct instructor in the Archie W. Dunham College of Business, deputy Title IX coordinator, and is a director …

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#150 – Rachel Sweet: Honors College Student

#150 – Rachel Sweet: Honors College Student

Rachel Sweet has been an Honors College student and a Christianity major and Biblical Languages minor, learning from the teaching and character of world-class theologians in the School of Christian Thought. She has represented the School on HBU’s Student Government Association and as the chair of the School of Christian Thought Leadership Council. Additionally, she’s …

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#158 – Kyle Gruller

#158 – Kyle Gruller

Kyle Gruller grew up in Cypress, Texas. He excelled in baseball and played for two seasons at Wharton County Junior College before coming to HBU as a right-handed pitcher. Gruller ranked third in the Southland Conference in strikeouts and eighth with a 1.75 opponent batting average. Gruller also posted a 3.96 GPA to earn CoSIDA Academic All-District and Southland Conference All-Academic Team honors. …

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#157 – Bruce and Bo Badger

#157 – Bruce and Bo Badger

Bruce Badger graduated from HBU in 1978. Bruce attended the University of Houston Law Center; he graduated and married his wife Susan in 1981. Together, they raised five boys, Steven, Travis ’08, Colt ’11, Davis ’15 and Bo (HBU class of 2024).  Bruce and Travis practice law as partners in Badger Law PLLC where they …

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#149 – Dr. Philip Tallon: Associate Professor of Apologetics

#149 – Dr. Philip Tallon: Associate Professor of Apologetics

Dr. Philip Tallon is the interim dean of the HBU School of Christian Thought. Dr. Tallon has served for the last six years as the chair of the Department of Apologetics, and for the last two years as the graduate director for the SCT. Dr. Tallon is the author of “The Poetics of Evil” (Oxford, 2012) and “The Absolute Basics of …

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#159 – Drs. David & Marybeth Baggett: School of Christian Thought

#159 – Drs. David & Marybeth Baggett: School of Christian Thought

Dr. David Baggett is a professor of Philosophy in HBU’s School of Christian Thought and director of the Center for Moral Apologetics. After teaching college  for 18 years elsewhere, he, along with his wife Marybeth, began teaching at HBU in the fall of 2020. Dr. Baggett is the author or editor of 15 books and is …

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#156 – Dr. Robert Gagnon: Professor of Theology

#156 – Dr. Robert Gagnon: Professor of Theology

Dr. Robert A. J. Gagnon is professor of New Testament Theology at HBU. Previously he taught at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary for 23 years. He has degrees from Dartmouth College, Harvard Divinity School, and Princeton Theological Seminary. His main fields of interest are Pauline theology and sexual issues in the Bible. He is the author of “The …

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#155 – First Lady Sue Sloan

#155 – First Lady Sue Sloan

First Lady Sue Sloan is the wife of HBU President Robert Sloan. Mrs. Sloan provides hospitality as an events hostess; she is a gracious presence who can often be seen throughout campus, supporting numerous HBU organizations, and cheering at Husky athletics events. With the heart of a mother and grandmother, she influences the lives of …

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