As Faculty Marshal of Northern Baptist Seminary and Co-Chair of the Inaugural Committee, it is my pleasure to announce that Dr. William D. Shiell has become the eleventh president of Northern Baptist Seminary. He began his work at Northern on March 1, 2016.
Before coming to Northern Seminary, Dr. Shiell was pastor of the First Baptist Church, Tallahassee, Florida. Dr. Shiell obtained his Master of Divinity degree from George W. Truett Theological Seminary and his PhD in New Testament from Baylor University. Dr. Shiell has also served as an adjunct professor at Carson-Newman College.
In order to celebrate this auspicious event in the life of Northern Seminary, which has been serving the church since 1913, I would like to invite you, if you are able to attend, to be part of The Ceremony of Inauguration which will take place on Saturday, October 15, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. The inaugural ceremony…
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