Dr. James Jeffery is the former President of Baptist Bible College and Seminary. He began his ministry with BBC&S in August of 2001 after nearly thirty years of pastoral ministry as well as serving on the Board of Trustees at BBC prior to becoming President. He is an alumnus of Davis College, Baptist Bible College where he earned his Bachelors of Religious Ed., and Grand Rapids Baptist Seminary where he earned his Master of Religious Ed. in Pastoral Ministry. He was awarded an Honorary Doctor of Divinity degree by Shepherds Seminary in Cary, NC in 2005.