Bob Jones University President Dr. Steve Pettit recently announced that Dr. Doug Abels will become the interim BJA administrator at the end of this school year. Dr. Abels is currently the head of school at Killian Hill Christian School outside of Atlanta.
Dr. Abels holds a bachelor’s in math education, a master’s in secondary education, and a doctorate in educational leadership. Before his tenure at Killian Hill Christian School, Dr. Abels spent 20 years at Harvest Christian Academy in Guam where he taught math and science and became the Minister of Education over the K–12 school.
He and his family plan to move to South Africa for missions work in the fall of 2022.
Welcome, Dr. Abels!