Our Keynote Speaker in 2021
PETER W. TEAGUE, EdD
President Emeritus & LBC Ambassador
Lancaster Bible College | Capital Seminary & Graduate School
Dr. Peter W. Teague, a native of Iowa, was appointed President of Lancaster Bible College | Capital Seminary & Graduate School in 1999. He was named President Emeritus, LBC Ambassador, and Distinguished Faculty as of February 1, 2020. Prior to his presidency, Dr. Teague previously served on the LBC | Capital Board of Trustees for nine years and for one year as Dean of Undergraduate Education. Dr. Teague also spent 23 years at Christian School of York as Director of Development (1975-1979) and as Superintendent (1979-1998).
Dr. Teague earned his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Psychology from Sterling College, a Master of Arts in Christian Education from Luther Rice Seminary, and Doctor of Education from Nova Southeastern University.
He is a contributing editor to the Lancaster Newspaper and author of From the Podium. Previously, he was a contributing editor to the Manual for Christian School Administrators published by Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI), Handbook of Christian Living published by Thomas Nelson Publications, a contributing author for Called to Lead: Understanding and Fulfilling Your Role as an Educational Leader published by ACSI, and has been an instructor at eight different colleges.
Dr. Teague has been involved in leadership positions with the Association of Biblical Higher Education, Association of Christian Schools International and Mid-Atlantic Christian Schools Association. He is a founding board member of the International Alliance for Christian Education, a member of the Global Outreach Mission board, and chairs the board of directors of the American International Cultural Exchange Institute. He formerly served as a member of the Pennsylvania Tuition Account Program Advisory Board, and as a board member of the Lancaster Chamber of Commerce, the Center for Urban Theological Studies, the Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Pennsylvania and as president (2007-2009) and board member for the Association for Biblical Higher Education. He is listed in Who’s Who in American Christian Leadership, Who’s Who Among American Teachers, Who’s Who in Religion, and America’s Professionals and Executives. Dr. Teague is a member of Walk Through the Bible Ministries Advisory Council, founding member of Logos Academy Board, and founder and president of Jessica and Friends Community.
Dr. Teague is a frequent speaker at the Association of Biblical Higher Education convention, Christian education conventions, churches, and community events, and serves on accreditation team visits for both secondary and post-secondary institutions.
He and his wife, Paulette, reside in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, and have four children and ten grandchildren.