PhD, New Testament, Emory University, Atlanta, GA – December 2009
Dissertation: ‘Apocalyptic Imagination in the Gospel of Mark: The Literary and Theological Role of Mark 3:22-29’; Director: Dr. Luke Timothy Johnson
Secondary Concentration: Religious Practices and Practical Theology: Homiletics

ThM, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, S. Hamilton, MA – 1998
Thesis: ‘Paul’s Use of Deuteronomy in Romans 10:6-8’; Director: Dr. Greg Beale

MDiv, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary – 1996

BA, Music, University of the South, Sewanee, TN – 1991