Administration

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Dusty Di Santo

Dusty Di Santo received his BA and MBA from Taylor University. Since 2005, he has served and led Taylor University and Wheaton College Graduate School in enrollment management and has expertise and passion for student marketing, recruitment, student life, and retention through leading teams effectively and creating successful strategies. He also serves as President of…

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Debbie Kellar

Ms. Debra Kellar (Debbie) was appointed Vice President of Finance in 2011 after serving as Denver Seminary previously as Associate Vice President of Finance from 2006 to 2011 and Director of Finance from 2000 to 2006. Ms. Kellar earned an MBA from the University of Kansas with emphasis in process reengineering and total quality management…

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Don J. Payne, PhD

Dr. Don J. Payne was named the VP of Academic Affairs, Academic Dean in 2021. He joined the Seminary in 1998 as director of the suburban and rural training centers in the Training and Mentoring department. In 2001, he was appointed as associate dean and provided overall leadership for the Training and Mentoring program until…

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Mark Young, PhD

Dr. Mark Young, president of Denver Seminary, is a theological educator and pastoral leader with nearly 40 years of global ministry experience. Prior to joining Denver Seminary in 2009, he served as professor of world missions and intercultural studies at Dallas Theological Seminary from 1995–2009 and was the founding academic dean of the Biblical Theological…