Jeff Banks has joined Grace University as the new Dean of Men.
A native of Scottsbluff, Neb., Banks has served in the pastoral ministry for 20 years, the last nine as the pastor of Cornerstone Fellowship Evangelical Free Church in Greenfield, Iowa. He is a graduate of Moody Bible Institute and Dallas Theological Seminary.
“The Student Development Office recognized that Jeff was a uniquely gifted man with a humble heart and impressive track record of servant leadership,” Dr. Gary L. Nebeker, vice president, Christian formation and student services said. “We are honored and humbled to have him on our team. We know that God will use him in powerful ways on our campus.”
Married for 22 years, Banks and his wife, Dana, have two sons.
Grace University, located in Omaha, Neb., is an accredited, private Christian university offering 20 academic programs with 40 diverse areas of study for undergraduate, graduate and adult degree completion students including education, business, psychology, music, communication studies, nursing and Christian ministries. The university’s mission is to develop servant leaders for the home, the church and the world through excellence in biblically integrated education.