BRENT BURDICK: GLOBAL TEACHER, LEADER, PASTOR, STATESMAN
Dr. Brent Burdick went with his family as a missionary to the Philippines in 1991 with One Mission Society. From then until 2011, he helped plant, develop, and lead Filipino churches while training and mentoring Filipino leaders. He served as Field Leader of OMS Philippines, Senior Pastor of Faith Fellowship, President of Faith Bible College, and President of Faith Evangelical Church of the Philippines.
Now based in Charlotte, North Carolina, Brent serves as the Director of the Lausanne Global Classroom, which is an educational initiative of the Lausanne Movement to equip Christians on issues impacting the global church. He serves as Adjunct Professor of Missions and Global Engagement Coordinator at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary in Charlotte. He is on the boards of Great Commission Consulting, an organization that provides pre-field evaluations for sending organizations, and of the Bible Coalition, which focuses on Bible literacy and training world-wide.
Brent earned the Doctor of Ministry degree in 2011 from Asbury Theological Seminary in Wilmore, Kentucky.
He has been married to Kim since 1984. They have four adult children and four grandchildren.