Bishop D.R. Vestal, Ph.D. CBI Chancellor and President
Bishop D.R. Vestal pastors Apostolic Temple in Garden Valley, Texas. He served four years in the Air Force under the Strategic Air Command, and served two years in Fairford, England.
He has spent 48 years as a Bible teacher and has lectured on Bible prophecy and doctrine. He earned his Master of Theology degree from Indiana Bible College, Seymour, Indiana in 1988.Bishop Vestal holds a Doctor of Philosophy in Religion degree and previously served as pastor in Cypress, California. Rev. Vestal is an established author and has published books on the Oneness doctrine and prophecy studies internationally.
Rev. Patricia Rowland CBI Vice-President
Sister Patricia Rowland is head of Shema Israel Christian Ministries International located in Riverside, California which accredits Cypress Bible Institute. She serves as our Vice-President.
Rev. Tom Akers, D.D.
Rev. Tom Akers, D.D. Executive Secretary of the Apostolic Faith Fellowship, Seminole, Oklahoma
Secretary of CBI
Michelle, L.Gilman is the Secretary of Cypress Bible Institute and
Rev. Nathaniel Stutzman, D.D.
Rev. Nathaniel Stutzman, D.D. Executive Chairman of the Apostolic Faith Fellowship, Seminole, Oklahoma
He serves on the Board of Advisors.