Each year men and women of exceptional accomplishment are awarded honorary
and earned doctoral degrees.
These recipients embody and esteem the ideals of Life Point Christian University’s core values of being—academically excellent, globally engaged, intentionally diverse, personally transforming, and socially relevant.
The President’s Roundtable is a tradition that will annually commemorate our doctoral honorees and other select people of outstanding public influence.
The following individuals were selected Life Point Christian University's Board of Trustees and installed in the Presidents Roundtable:
Pastor Dan Steffan
Dan has had the privilege of serving in ministry for 30 years, and was ordained in 1995. He accepted the role as the Senior Pastor of Pure Heart Church in 2005. He is also the founding pastor of School Connect Ministries, a non-profit connecting churches and businesses with local schools, and the Resilient Church, which is a conference and support ministry for churches that are passionate about impacting those dealing with trauma, mental health and addiction issues.
Pastor Rene Diamond
Licensed for ten years with the Board of Behavioral Health of Arizona and licensed and ordained with the International Church of Foursquare since 1987, Pastor Rene specializes in providing individual, addictions, grief, martial, family and abuse counseling to clients from a Christian perspective. Married for 49 years to her childhood sweetheart Pastor Howard Diamond, her heart is to leave a legacy of the love of the Lord to everyone who comes into her life.
Pastor Dawn Masters
Dawn has been in Christian leadership all of her adult life. She is currently a CARE Pastor at The Refuge Church in Russellville, AR, and an Honorary graduate of Life Point Christian University. She also serves as LPCU's Director of Student Affairs, providing compassion and guidance to all students.
Pastor Tim Odom
Ordained with the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel, Pastor Tim is the current Senior Pastor of Spirit Life Church in Bullhead City, AZ. He has served as a full-time minister since 1988 and has most recently received his doctorate degree from Life Point Christian University.
Pastor Barb Odom
Pastor Barbara Odom along with her husband Tim has co-pastored Spirit Life Church in Bullhead City, AZ since January 1999. She has also led many teams on short-term missions trips and has been in 29 nations. She has most recently helped established a Bible Institute in Saint Lucia, WI.
Messianic Rabbi Allan Moorhead
As a devout and zealous teacher of God's Word and truth, Rabbi Moorhead has ministered both in Israel and the United States through God's Word, prayer and music. He is a licensed preacher, an ordained Messianic Pastor, and the Founder and Senior Rabbi of Hebraic Harvest International. He currently serves as Rabbi of Arrowhead Messianic Congregation.
Pastor LaNora Morin
Dr. LaNora Morin is the President of FountainGate Ministries International. She has been gifted by the Lord with a dynamic prophetic ministry. LaNora travels and ministers nationally & internationally declaring God’s Word with the revelation the Lord has given her. Her message has brought breakthroughs to the lives of both individuals and churches.
Rev. Ricky Edwards
Rev. Ricky and his wife Pastor Sally Edwards pastor Family Worship Center and travel across the country teaching and preaching the Word of God with signs following. Since 1986, he and his wife have endeavored to reach and teach people of all ages bringing forth God's message of salvation, healing, hope and deliverance.
Bishop B. Derone Robinson
Bishop B. Derone Robinson was the Founder of Word of Abundant Life Christian Center in Phoenix, Arizona. Bishop Robinson was called into ministry in 1978, licensed in 1986, ordained in 1989 and consecrated a Bishop November 2009. In ministry for over 36 years, he traveled and ministered extensively conducting teaching seminars and evangelistic outreaches throughout the United States and many countries abroad to include Africa, Spain, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Italy.