Alumnus Appointed Assistant Dean for Preaching and Pastoral Studies
Sep 26, 2008 by Natalie Corbin | 0 Comments
After serving as Acting Assistant Dean at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Richard Thomas Vann Jr., (a.k.a. Tom) has been appointed Assistant Dean for Preaching and Pastoral Studies, School of Theology. A 1978 graduate of Denver Seminary, Vann has been a pastor, college professor and administrator, and military chaplain since 1971. In 2004 Vann retired from the United States Army with the rank of Colonel. Since 2004 he has served as Associate Professor of Pastoral Ministry at Southwestern. Vann is married to the former Marta Lucile Atwell of Rancho Cordova, California. They have six children.