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Dr. Heath Lewis, DCE

Assistant Professor of Christian Education & Leadership, Director of the DCE Program

Dr. Heath Lewis joined the faculty at Concordia University, St. Paul, in Fall 2015. In his roles as Assistant Professor of Christian Education & Leadership and DCE Program Director, Dr. Lewis teaches courses in the Christian Ministry major, supervises Director of Christian Education (DCE) and Outreach (DCO) internships, and is working to reinvigorate the historically strong Christian Education programs at CSP.

Prior to coming to CSP, Dr. Lewis served as the Director of Discipleship at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Edmond, Oklahoma, where he led the congregation’s parish education, youth ministry, communication, and more for nearly 10 years. His areas of academic focus include: leadership studies; Christian education; emerging adult generations (Generations Z and Alpha); and pop culture, theology, and philosophy.


  • Ph.D., Education, Drake University (2020)
  • M.A., Organizational Leadership, Gonzaga University (2014)
  • B.A., Behavioral Sciences, Concordia University, Nebraska (2006)
  • DCE Certification, Concordia University, Nebraska (2006)

Address: AD 300

Phone: 651-603-6214 Extension 6214

Email: [email protected] (Preferred)