Museum of the Bible Leadership

Ken McKenzie

Chief Executive Officer
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Ken McKenzie serves as the Chief Executive Officer for Museum of the Bible. He joined the museum in November 2018 and oversees the executive team and over 300 museum employees. McKenzie provides strategic leadership to this new museum, directing all functions related to the museum’s mission to invite all people to engage with the Bible.

Ken has spent some 37 years in the aviation field. Prior to joining Museum of the Bible, he worked as the Executive Vice President, Customers, and, before that, served as Chief Operation Officer and as Senior Vice President, Strategy & Corporate Development, for Airbus Americas. He has served as the Chief Operating Officer for Spirit Airlines, the Executive Vice President of WestJet and as the program director of the West African Flight Program for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.

Ken was a pilot in the Royal Canadian Air Force for 14 years and holds an FAA Airline Transport Pilot’s license, Transport Canada Airline Transport Pilot’s license and Transport Canada Commercial Helicopter Pilot’s license. A native of Sioux Lookout, Ontario, Canada, he received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Manitoba, and a master’s in business administration from Strayer University. He has also successfully completed the Ivey Executive Program of the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario and is currently enrolled at Liberty University working on a doctoral degree in business administration.

He and his wife, Sonia, have two daughters: Monika and Haley.

Jeffrey Kloha

Chief Curatorial Officer
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Jeffrey Kloha joined Museum of the Bible in summer 2017. He manages the Museum of the Bible Education, Scholars Initiative, Exhibits, Curatorial and Collections departments and is responsible for executing those departments’ strategic plans, along with managing other professionals.

Jeff previously served 18 years as professor of New Testament at Concordia Seminary in St. Louis, and also served Concordia as provost/chief academic officer. During that time, he oversaw two accreditation processes, transitioned the institution from quarters to semesters, steered the development of new curricula and managed strategic planning for the institution. He earned the Ph.D. from the University of Leeds.

His areas of teaching and research include the textual and canonical history of the early Christian writings, hermeneutics, and the Pauline Epistles. Jeff is co-editor of Texts and Traditions: Essays in Honour of J. K. Elliott (Brill, 2014) and The Press of the Text: Biblical Studies in Honor of James W. Voelz (Pickwick, 2017). He has published peer-reviewed essays in the areas of New Testament textual criticism and the use of New Testament texts in early Christianity. He is a frequent conference presenter, radio guest and television documentary commentator.

Dave Suey

Chief Administrative Officer
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Dave Suey is the Chief Administrative Officer for Museum of the Bible, where he oversees the HR, IT and Finance departments. He most recently served as the Director of Pharmacy and Retail Operations for Walgreens.

In his 32-year career at Walgreens, Dave worked his way from Assistant Manager to Director of Pharmacy and Retail Operations. In his most recent position, he was responsible for over 60 stores in Oklahoma City, western Oklahoma and Amarillo, TX, and for two years in Wichita and western Kansas. He managed business performance and talent development and was responsible for full box ownership of both front-end sales and the pharmacy. Dave helped people develop professionally and managed a pipeline for future leaders. He has a passion for leading, building relationships, business and achieving results.

Born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri, Dave attended Southwest Missouri State University (now Missouri State University) and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in marketing. He and his wife, Laura, have been married nearly 32 years and have three children: David, Morgan and Luke, and two grandchildren.

Donna Jonas

Chief Operating Officer
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Donna Jonas serves as the Chief Operating Officer for Museum of the Bible, responsible for Revenue, Guest Relations, Facilities, Events, and Security departments.

Donna spent 15 years in the U.S. government. Prior to joining the museum, she worked for the Office of Chief Legislative Liaison as the U.S. Army Senate Liaison Deputy Chief. She is a former active duty U.S. Army Aviation Officer and combat veteran. As a Senior AH-64D Apache pilot, she deployed three times with the 101st Airborne Division. In 2012, Donna was selected to be a Joint Chiefs of Staff, Office of the Secretary of Defense, Army Staff intern. During this program, she served in the Office of the Secretary of Defense, Under Secretary of Defense for Policy on the Afghanistan Team managing a number of portfolios. She has a passion for leadership and service.

Donna holds a Bachelor of Science in French from the University of Missouri and a master’s degree from Georgetown University’s McCourt School of Public Policy. She also serves as a National Security Fellow for the Foundation for Defense of Democracies.

Museum of the Bible Board of Directors

Museum of the Bible Board of Directors
Pictured (from left to right): Bobby Gruenewald, Dr. Rick Warren, Allon Lefever, Gregory S. Baylor, Robert D. Moser Jr., Mary E. Banks, Anne Beiler, Steve Green, Rev. Bob Hoskins, and Dr. Carlos Campo
Not pictured: Barry Corey, Lee Crisp, and Glenn Youngkin

Bobby Gruenewald

Bobby Gruenewald is passionate about exploring new ideas and finding practical ways to leverage them for the global church. He serves as pastor and innovation leader at Life.Church, a multi‐site church based in Oklahoma. Meeting in multiple locations and globally online, the church is devoted to helping people around the world become fully devoted followers of Christ. Bobby is also the founder of the YouVersion Bible App, which has been installed on more than 300 million devices.

Working with Senior Pastor Craig Groeschel, Bobby has helped shape Life.Church’s missional approach to technology, reaching people in every country in the world through initiatives like Church Online, the YouVersion Bible App and the Bible App for Kids. Rooted in a strong belief that churches can accomplish more working together, Life.Church has created a suite of free tools for church leaders, including open resources, an online library of sermons, ministry resources and ideas.

Bobby is one of the leading voices in the church on innovation and the use of technology to reach people for Christ. He frequently writes and speaks on the topic and was named to Fast Company’s list of the Most Creative People in Business. Prior to joining the Life.Church team in 2001, he started and sold two technology companies and served in advisory capacities for various startups and venture capital funds. His focus now is completely on Life.Church, YouVersion and the incredible things God is doing in the lives of people each day. Gruenewald and his wife, Melissa, live in Edmond, Oklahoma, with their four children.

Gregory S. Baylor

Gregory S. Baylor serves as senior counsel with Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF), where he is the director of the Center for Religious Schools. Since joining ADF in 2009, Greg has focused on defending and advancing the religious freedom of faith-based educational institutions through advice, education, legislative and public advocacy and representation in disputes. Greg currently represents 19 nonprofit organizations in legal challenges to the HHS abortion pill mandate, including five of the parties that were before the U.S. Supreme Court in Zubik v. Burwell. He has testified about religious liberty issues three times before congressional committees.

Greg regularly comments on religious liberty and higher education issues in television, radio and print media, including The New York Times, Christianity Today, National Public Radio, and network and cable news programs. Additionally, he serves on the board of directors for Museum of the Bible.

Greg earned his Juris Doctor in 1990 from Duke University School of Law, where he graduated Order of the Coif, with high honors, and served on the editorial board of the Duke Law Journal. He received his bachelor’s degree in honors English in 1987 from Dartmouth College. Following graduation from law school, he served as law clerk to the Hon. Jerry E. Smith on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. He practiced labor and employment law at two large international law firms for three years before joining the staff of Christian Legal Society’s Center for Law and Religious Freedom, where he served for 15 years prior to joining ADF. He lives in Northern Virginia with his wife (a medical doctor) and two teenage daughters.

Glenn A. Youngkin

Glenn A. Youngkin is co-chief executive officer of The Carlyle Group and a member of Carlyle’s Board of Directors. He is based in Washington, D.C. From May 2015 to December 2017, Mr. Youngkin served as President and Chief Operating Officer. From June 2014 to May 2015, Mr. Youngkin served as Co-President and Co-Chief Operating Officer. From 2011 until May 2014, Mr. Youngkin was Carlyle’s Chief Operating Officer. From October 2010 until March 2011, Mr. Youngkin served as Carlyle’s interim principal financial officer. From 2005 to 2008, Mr. Youngkin was the Global Head of the Industrial Sector investment team. From 2000 to 2005, Mr. Youngkin led Carlyle’s buyout activities in the United Kingdom and from 1995 to 2000, he was a member of the U.S. buyout team. Prior to joining Carlyle in 1995, Glenn was a management consultant with McKinsey & Company, and he also previously worked in the investment banking group at CS First Boston.

Glenn earned his B.S. in mechanical engineering and his B.A. in managerial studies from Rice University and his MBA from the Harvard Business School, where he was a Baker Scholar. He has served on the board of directors of numerous Carlyle portfolio companies, and currently serves on several non-profit governing boards, including the board of trustees of the National Cathedral School, the board of directors of the Rice Management Company and the Vestry of Holy Trinity Church.

Mary E. Banks

Mary E. Banks is the founder and president of WOW Consulting Group, a firm that specializes in executive coaching and leadership development training. Mary has a passion for “connecting people to purpose” and building strong leaders. For over twenty years, Mary has developed expertise in leadership development, organizational design, employee relations and teambuilding. Her background includes coaching executive management teams on the people agenda for mergers and acquisitions, transition planning and change management. She has comprehensive experience in leading teams through national change initiatives resulting in organizational and job redesigns.

Mary enjoyed a successful 25-year career in both the financial services and energy industries prior to launching her own firm. She was the senior vice president and national director of ER compliance & leadership training at JP Morgan Chase and the senior vice president and national director of employee relations at Bank One. Mary enthusiastically serves others and has demonstrated this by her involvement in the leadership of several non-profit and civic organizations, including serving on the boards of the Holocaust Museum Houston, Leadership Houston, Spaulding for Children and on the board of trustees for ORU in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She also presently serves on the board of directors for Museum of the Bible in Washington, D.C., and the American Bible Society Board of Directors in Philadelphia.

Mary served as President of the Houston Human Resource Management Association, one of the largest HR associations in the nation with over 1400 members. In 2000, the governor of Texas appointed Mary for a six-year term to the Texas Commission on Human Rights where she served as chairman of the Commission. Mary is the author of The Multi-Faceted Woman, Living by Faith 9 to 5 and 52 Weeks of WOW Faith. She is a frequent speaker, addressing topics such as Increasing Your Personal Effectiveness and Discovering Your Purpose.

Rev. Bob Hoskins

Child evangelist, world missionary, author and publisher are just a few of the responsibilities taken on by OneHope’s Founder, Bob Hoskins. In the beginning stages of OneHope, many criticized its mission, to reach every child with God’s Word, as a foolish dream. Bob did not listen to man’s criticism but continued pursuing the vision God had planted in his heart. OneHope continues to expand and fulfill its destiny by reaching millions, showing the world that its mission was not man’s idea, but indeed, a direct calling from God. As tThe original driving force behind OneHope, Bob continues on as the ministry’s ambassador, as well as Ambassador at Large for the 4/14 Movement, meeting with world leaders and laying the initial groundwork for new relationships and programs in each country. Today, one of the most challenging aspects of Bob’s job is finding the right network of people who are ready and willing to make OneHope’s vision — “God’s Word. Every Child.” — a reality. But he knows it is not his own aptitude or fortitude that will accomplish this mission, but that it is done by God’s grace.

Dr. Carlos Campo

Dr. Carlos Campo is the president at Ashland University in Ohio, where he began serving in June 2015. He also serves as the chair of the Hispanic Education Alliance of the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference. Carlos is a four-time recipient of Who’s Who Among American Teachers and is also a frequent contributor to a number of national publications.

Carlos received his PhD in English, with an emphasis in drama, from UNLV, where he was recently (2016) awarded the Liberal Arts Alumnus of the Year, the highest and most prestigious alumni award given by the college.

Barry H. Corey

Barry H. Corey is the eighth president of Biola University. Since assuming the role in 2007, Barry has led Biola into its second century with the launching of an ambitious 10‐year university plan and the largest comprehensive fundraising campaign in university history. A native of Boston, Barry previously served as vice president for education at Gordon‐Conwell Theological Seminary.

He received his B.A. in English and biblical studies from Evangel University and his M.A. in American studies and PhD in education from Boston College. As a Fulbright scholar, Barry lived in Bangladesh, where he researched educational programs for children of the landless poor. Corey is the author of the book Love Kindness: Discover the Power of a Forgotten Christian Virtue (Tyndale, 2016) and his writing has been featured in publications like The Washington Post, The National Review, Relevant and Converge, among others. He and his wife, Paula, have three children: Anders, Ella and Samuel.

Anne Beiler

Anne Beiler is founder of Auntie Anne’s Pretzels, the world’s largest hand-rolled soft pretzel franchise. Named Entrepreneur of the Year by Inc. Magazine, Anne grew her business from a single farmer’s market stand into an international company with more than 1,200 locations worldwide.

Today, Anne is a public speaker and author inspiring audiences around the world. She and her husband live in Salado, Texas.

Robert D. Moser Jr.

Robert D. Moser Jr. is president and CEO of Clark Construction Group, LLC — one of the nation's most experienced and respected providers of construction services in the United States. Under Robert’s leadership, Clark has built projects that will define the national landscape for generations to come, including rail projects, airports, mixed-use development, stadiums, highways and museums.

An active member of various industry organizations, Robert serves on the board of The Potomac School, the Seed Company and the Virginia Tech Foundation. He and his family reside in Virginia.

Steve Green, Chairman of the Board

Steve Green serves as chairman of the board of Museum of the Bible. In his role as chairman, Steve has assembled a team of academics, designers, technology professionals and other experts to create the 430,000-square-foot Museum of the Bible, dedicated to a scholarly and engaging presentation of the Bible's impact, history and narrative. The museum opened in 2017 in Washington, D.C., three blocks from the U.S. Capitol, and welcomed one million guests in its first year.

"The Bible is the best-selling, most translated book of all time and is arguably history's most significant piece of literature," said Green. "It has had an unquestionable influence on science, education, democracy, arts and society. This book has also profoundly impacted lives across the ages, including my own."

Steve is also president of Hobby Lobby, the world's largest privately owned arts and crafts retailer. Founded in 1972 by his father, David, in 300 square feet of retail space, the chain has grown to more than 600 stores. Along with its affiliated companies, Hobby Lobby employs some 30,000 people companywide. Today, Hobby Lobby and its affiliates (including Hemispheres and Mardel Stores, a Christian bookstore and educational supply chain) have combined sales of more than $3.3 billion.

Steve authored his first book, Faith in America, in 2011. Two years later, he published The Bible in America, which explores the history and impact of the Bible on U.S. history and in today's world, and in 2017, he and his wife, Jackie, published This Dangerous Book: How the Bible Has Shaped Our World and Why It Still Matters Today.

Steve and his wife, Jackie, have been married for more than 30 years and reside in Oklahoma City, where Hobby Lobby is headquartered. Their family includes a son, five daughters, a daughter-in-law, a son-in-law and four grandchildren.

Allon Lefever

Allon Lefever is an entrepreneur and business management expert with 40 years of experience in the agricultural, industrial and digital industries. He has helped found more than 20 companies and is an advocate for family-owned businesses.

Allon recently served as a business professor and director of the MBA program at Eastern Mennonite University. He and his wife reside in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

Harry Lee Crisp III

Harry Lee Crisp III, or Lee as he is commonly referred to, is currently director and owner of Pepsi MidAmerica and director and owner of Crisp Container Corporation. In addition to running one of the largest Pepsi franchises in the nation, Crisp has served in a number of leadership and philanthropic roles, including principal benefactor of the Mayo Clinic, founding member of the Smithsonian Council for American History, a patron of the arts at the Vatican Museum and chairman of the board for the Independent Bottlers Association.

Crisp, who has been awarded 44 patents, also recently served as a founder, director, and treasurer of the Marine Corps Heritage Foundation, where he oversaw the National Museum of Marine Corps in Quantico, Virginia.

Dr. Rick Warren

Dr. Rick Warren is founder of Saddleback Church, where he has been senior pastor for more than 30 years. Rick also oversees a global alliance of pastors through the Purpose Driven Network and the Pastors.com online community he established to provide sermons and other practical resources for ministers.

Rick and his wife live in Southern California, where they work to empower local churches and leaders to create sustainable change.