The Salvation Army College For Officer Training At Crestmont

The Salvation Army College for Officer Training at Crestmont


Crestmont Council Mission and Statement of Purpose

The Crestmont Council is the educational authority for the College for Officer Training at Crestmont, an educational unit of The Salvation Army, a California corporation (the Western Territory of The Salvation Army in the United States), and is responsible for the oversight of education and training of The Salvation Army’s candidates for officership, including the approval of the liberal arts/ministry curriculum and the quality of the training and practical field experience. The Council in its authority is obligated to carry out its oversight of the college by adhering to The Salvation Army Western Territory policies and procedures in its educational, accreditation, and administrative duties as well as standards imposed by our external accrediting body.

The Crestmont Council is responsible for the quality, integrity, and financial stability of the College and for ensuring the religious and moral content of the programs and courses of study are consistent with Salvation Army beliefs and principles and are congruent with the standards of the ACCJC and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

2016 - 2017 Members

Dr. James Adams

Henry Bazak

Dr. Dean Colli

Captain Stacy Cross

Dr, Sharon Docter

Lou Drobnick

William Flinn

Dr. Steven Gray

Dr. Carolyn Inouye

Major Clement Leslie

Tom Melott

Dr. Ruth Mulnard

Dr. David Nystrom

William Ott, III

Julie Parton

Dean Reuter

Colonel Doug Riley

Eric Rodrigues

Viktor Rzeteljski

Major Brian Saunders

John Schuricht

Ex Officio

Major Robert Birks

Major Stacy Birks

Major Nancy Helms

Colonel Dave Hudson

Major John Brackenberry

Major Pamilla Brackenberry

Major Brian Jones

Captain Kelly Nolan

Cadet Grant Hall

Support Staff

Dr. James Hartman

Dr. Duncan Sutton