OUR LEADERSHIP

Under the direction of Dr. J. Paul Nyquist, the ninth president of Moody Bible Institute, Moody's three schools are led by a team of experienced educators. This academic leadership team is guided by a board of trustees.

Following in D.L. Moody's footsteps and the bold legacy of pioneering leaders, Moody's current leadership strives to impact the world for Christ by equipping people with the truth of God's Word.

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PAST MOODY PRESIDENTS

   

PIONEER OF ...


BI - Moody D.L. Moody
(1886–1899)
    Urban Ministry;
Chicago Evangelical Society/
Moody Bible Institute

BI - Torrey R.A. Torrey
(1899–1904)
    Practical Christian Ministries;
Correspondence and evening schools

BI - Gray Dr. James M. Gray
(1904–1934)
    WMBI, the oldest non-commercial
Christian radio station in the U.S.

BI - Houghton Dr. Will H. Houghton
(1934–1947)
    Moody Institute of Science;
Moody Press

BI - Culbertson Dr. William Culbertson
(1947–1971)
    Degree programs; Aviation
and Radio courses

BI - Sweeting Dr. George Sweeting
(1971–1987)
    Extension Learning sites;
Pastors' Conference;
Moody Graduate School;
Moody Radio Network

BI - Stowell Dr. Joseph Stowell
(1987–2005)
    Online education launched

BI - Easley Dr. Michael Easley
(2005–2008)
     Moody Bible Institute—Spokane

BI - Nyquist Dr. Paul Nyquist
(2009–Present)
    Global, cross generational
strategic direction

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D.L. Moody's Story

  • 125 Years of MBI: Episode 1 - Our Founder

    The story of evangelist, teacher and urban ministry pioneer, Dwight Lyman (D.L.) Moody, the founder of Moody Bible Institute and it's original ministries.


"I like to think big things for God! He deserves it. Whether it's evangelism, or your work or your money, whatever it is, you ought to think of big ways you can be used for God."
D.L. Moody, Founder
Moody Bible Institute

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