MB Seminary Team

MB Seminary is the national seminary of the MB churches of Canada. We are one seminary that serves in many locations. Our office is located on the first floor of the Fosmark Centre on the campus of Trinity Western University in Langley, BC.


Mark Wessner, PhD
Associate Professor of Biblical Studies for Leadership

Randy Wollf, PhD  
Academic Dean
Director of ACTS World Campus

Associate Professor of Leadership Studies and Practical Theology

Bruce Guenther, PhD
Professor of Church History and Mennonite Studies

Brian Cooper, PhD  
Registrar and Director of Student Development
Associate Professor of Theology

Gloria Woodland, DMin  
Director of Chaplaincy Program
Associate Professor of Chaplaincy Studies and Spiritual Care

Doug Heidebrecht, PhD  
Director of Global Training
Associate Professor of Mission and Theology 


Terry Kaethler, MCS
Director of Advancement

Emily Rempel, CPA, CA
Director of Finance

T Anderson, MA, MBA, CMA
Director of Online Learning
Associate Director, ACTS World Campus

Keith Reed, MA 
Director of Ministry Support


Members of the Mennonite Brethren constituency are invited to serve on the Board of Directors to provide spiritual leadership and accountability to the mission and vision of MB Seminary. These men and women bring a breadth and wealth of ministry, educational, and business experience that enables the Seminary to thrive in the 21st Century.

Jim Davidson, Retired (CFO, Canadian Conference of MB Churches), Winnipeg, MB

Elton DaSilva, National Director, Canadian Conference of MB Churches, Winnipeg, MB

Tom Enns, Founder/Partner, TWOTOM Group of Companies, Winnipeg, MB

Matt Ewert, Pastor, Abbotsford, BC

Denis Federau, Director of Resource Ministries, BC Conference of MB Churches, Abbotsford, BC

Ray Harms-Wiebe, Lead Pastor, Willingdon Church, Burnaby, BC

William Hui, English Ministry Lead Pastor, Richmond Pacific Grace MB Church, Richmond, BC

Melody Loewen, Director of Care & Team Development, Summit Church, Calgary, AB

Donna Vollet (Board Chair), Regional Sales Manager, Wealth Management, Saskatoon, SK

Chris Walker, Lead Pastor, Meadow Brook Church, Leamington, ON

Adjunct Faculty

Doug Berg, PhD
Retired (Professor, Academic Dean)
Areas of Teaching: Leadership Studies, Biblical Studies

Daniel Block, PhD
Gunther H. Knoedler Professor Emeritus of Old Testament
Wheaton College Graduate School
Area of Teaching: Biblical Studies

Gil Dueck, PhD
Academic Dean
Columbia Bible College
Area of Teaching: Theology

Andrew Dyck, PhD
Assistant Professor
Canadian Mennonite University
Area of Teaching: Pastoral Ministry

Tim Geddert, PhD
Professor of New Testament
Fresno Pacific Biblical Seminary
Area of Teaching: New Testament

Pierre Gilbert, PhD
Associate Professor
Canadian Mennonite University
Areas of Teaching: Old Testament, Theology

Robert Hiebert, PhD
Professor of Old Testament Studies
Trinity Western Seminary
Area of Teaching: Old Testament

Christine Longhurst, DWS
Assistant Professor of Worship and Music
Canadian Mennonite University
Areas of Teaching: Worship, Music, Church Renewal

Kevin O’Coin, DMin
Associate Director of Enrolment
ACTS Seminaries
Area of Teaching: Spiritual Formation, Pastoral Ministry

Erwin Penner, PhD
Professor Emeritus at Tyndale University and Seminary
Areas of Teaching: New Testament, Pauline Studies

Ingrid Reichard, DMin
National Faith and Life Team Director
Canadian Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches
Area of Teaching: Spiritual Formation

Andy Steiger, PhD (candidate)
President of Apologetics Canada
Area of Teaching: Faculty member in Northview Immerse Program

Michael Szuk, MCS
Biblical Studies Faculty
Columbia Bible College
Areas of Teaching: New Testament, Greek

Ron Toews, DMin
Retired (Professor, Pastor)
Area of Teaching: Leadership Studies