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Western Region


The states included in the Western Region of the Alumni Division are: Alaska, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Oregon, Utah and Washington.

Rev. Jon Beard, a North American Mission Board appointed missions strategist at the Olympic Baptist Association on the Olympic Peninsula of Washington state, will serve as the Western Region Chair. Dan Nelson (Camarillo, CA - M.Div., '76) will serve with 3 other Co-Chairs alongside Beard. They will also have 20 Vice-Chairs assisting them in the Campaign.

For more information about the Alumni Division of the New Horizons Campaign, the leadership, and/or how you can help, contact the NOBTS Development Office at 504.282.4455 ext. 3252 or call toll-free 800.662.8701 ext. 3252.



A former pastor of churches in Virginia, Texas, and Washington, Jon Beard earned his master of divinity degree ('79) at NOBTS.