Board of Directors

Since its inception, Bethlehem Bible College has been governed by a local board of directors. Seven permanent trustees oversee the work of the College, with other local leaders serving the board by election as needed. The trustees represent various professions and denominations.

Abeer Mansour

Abeer Mansour is an educational counselor in a Baptist school.  She is currently studying for her MA at Galilee Bible College, BBC's extension campus.  Additionally, she serves with children and women in the local Baptist church.

Dr. Jonathan Kuttab

Chairman of BBC Board. Lawyer and Human Rights Activist.

Hind Khoury

Hind Khoury is a former international ambassador for the Palestinian Authority.

Jiries Habash

Elder with the Free Evangelical Church in Jordan.  He is a former director of the Evangelical Council of Church in Jordan and former director of the Bible Society in Jordan.

Mr. Labib Madanat

Coordinator of the Israeli and Palestinian Bible Society.

Nassim Nour

Nassim is a Private Sector Development Advisor in Palestine.

Rev. Alex Awad

Pastor of East Jerusalem Baptist Church.  He is also the Director of the Shepherd's Society,  faculty member of BBC and the Dean of Students.  He is the brother of Dr. Bishara Awad, President Emeritus of BBC.

Sami Awad

Sami Awad is the Executive Director of Holy Land Trust (HLT), a Palestinian nonprofit organization which he founded in 1998 in Bethlehem. HLT works with the Palestinian community at both the grassroots and leadership levels in developing nonviolent approaches that aim to end the Israeli occupation and build a future founded on the principles of nonviolence, equality, justice, and peaceful coexistence.

Tanas Khoury

Regional Manager for Church Mission Society for Europe and the Middle East.  His first job was with Bethlehem Bible College as an accountant.  He was on the BBC choir for many years and was an integral part in preparing for BBC 25th Anniversary celebrations.