Dr. Downing earned her Ph.D. in Social Work from Norfolk State University in 2007. She furthered her education and received a Graduate Certificate in Leadership Development from The George Washington University in 2009. Dr. Downing has 20 years of teaching experience in higher education. Also, she has 28 years of experience as a social worker, and has been licensed in Virginia as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) since 2000. In 1988, she received a National Certification from the Academy of Certified Social Workers (ACSW). At PBCTS, Dr. Downing shares her expertise in teaching classes in Sociology at all levels.
On Campus and Online Bible Learning
"Distinctive in its blend of tradition and innovation, PBCTS is building the lives of its students to impact the world for Christ through the various professions, ministries, and businesses to which He has called them. Dedicated caring faculty and a warm friendly student body from all over the Hampton Roads area and the nation are all key ingredients in this unique opportunity. We offer this most affordable, once-in-a-lifetime experience to you. I invite you to become a part of our school’s growing family. “
Rev. Dr. Reginald Woodhouse,
Dr. Gooch is pastor of Tabernacle Baptist Church Newport News, Virginia. Rev. Gooch graduated from Providence Bible College & Seminary in 2013 with a doctorate in ministry. Her motto is: "if I can help somebody as I travel along the way my living will not be in vain.
Dr. Brenda Gooch
As a faculty member and vice-president of technology, Dr. Moran provides instruction in Apologetics, Biblical Ethics and Biblical Covenants. Dr. Moran earned an MA in Theological Studies (2009) from Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary, and an M.Ed. (1997), and Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership/Education at Regent University (2005). A missionary to Venezuela from 1985-90, Dr. Moran has experience as a leadership/ministry conference speaker, K-12 supervisor & teacher, and presently works as dissertation chair at University of Phoenix and as SME & online faculty at Liberty University Rawlings School of Theology with 20+ years in higher education (administration & instruction). He has published articles in the Popular Encyclopedia of Church History, in the textbook "Ethics: The Old Testament, the New Testament & Contemporary Application", and in the Journal of Management, Spirituality & Religion.