Kevin Ezell will speak in chapel on October 19

Mission Board President to Speak in Chapel


by Natalia Kirychuk, Public Relations Writer

Dr. Kevin Ezell, president of the North American Mission Board (NAMB), will speak in chapel at Cedarville University on Oct. 19, 2016. 

Ezell has pastored churches in Illinois, Tennessee, Texas and, most recently, Louisville, Kentucky.

Elected as the president of NAMB in 2010, Ezell leads the organization in its mission to mobilize churches, equip church planters and to plant churches in North America. NAMB is the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) mission entity that exists to impact North America with the gospel of Jesus Christ through evangelism and church planting.

Ezell earned a bachelor’s degree from Union University followed by a Master of Divinity from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He also holds a Doctor of Ministry from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Kentucky. 

Located in southwest Ohio, Cedarville University is an accredited, Christ-centered, Baptist institution with an enrollment of 3,760 undergraduate, graduate, and online students in more than 100 areas of study. Founded in 1887, Cedarville is recognized nationally for its authentic Christian community, rigorous academic programs, strong graduation and retention rates, accredited professional and health science offerings, and leading student satisfaction ratings. For more information about the University, visit