D. Alan Blanc, PhD is the President of Davis College (9/2021). Dr. Blanc has served the college as professor and Academic Dean. He took his bachelor’s degree in Biblical Studies at the Criswell College (Dallas, TX), earned an MA in Religion from Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary (Lynchburg, VA), and completed a PhD in Contemporary Church Movements from Trinity Saint David University (Lampeter, Wales UK). Dr. Blanc received an honorary Doctor of Divinity Degree from Mt. Zion Baptist Theological Seminary (Nidumolu, India) for his decades of contributions to global missions. He is a full member of the Evangelical Theological Society and has presented scholarly papers at the society’s national meetings. Dr. and Mrs. Blanc (Sally) are co-founders of The Foothills Christian Life Center (Johnstown, NY) and Laborers Together (Broadalbin, NY). Together, they have six children and six grandchildren. Dr. Blanc is also the founder of the Poland-based ministry, Fundacja Ichthys (Ostróda, PL).


Davis College is governed by an autonomous, self-perpetuating Board of Trustees. Board members are selected for three-year terms. One-third of the board members are eligible for re-election each year. The executive committee of the board consists of the Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary, and Treasurer. Members of the board serve on standing and ad hoc committees. The board meets in January, May, and September. Members of the board are men and women that love the Lord Jesus Christ and are passionate about training men and women to take the gospel to the ends of the earth beginning here at home. Board members share their time, expertise, and resources to advance the vision and mission of Davis College.


D. Alan Blanc, PhD
Gloversville, NY
Ex-Officio Member

Dr. Barry Whitworth (Chairman)
Executive Director & Treasurer Baptist Convention of PA/SJ
Lebanon, PA
Trustee Class 2025

Pastor Mike Sanders (Vice Chairman)
The Open Door Church
Chambersburg, PA
Trustee Class 2024

Mr. Tim Kroll (Treasurer)
President of Woodrow Kroll Ministries
Titusville, FL
Trustee Class 2023

Pastor Corey Adams (Secretary)
Victory Bible Church
Davis College Historian & Curator
Johnson City, NY
Trustee Class 2023

Jeremiah Brinkman
NAMB Church Planting Leader (NY)
Marilla, NY
Trustee Class 2026

Dr. Jerry Traister
Volunteer Director Children’s Bible Ministries
Chambersburg, PA
Trustee Class 2024

Richard Francis
Consultant, Cecil B. Day Foundation
Schroon Lake, NY
Trustee Class 2025

Colleen Scarborough
Northway Church
Insurance Agent
Trustee Class of 2023

Reinaldo (Rey) Gonzalez III
Calvary Chapel Lynchburg
Finance Manager
Trustee Class of 2023

Jonathan Goodwin
Pastor, Harland Bible Church
Barker, NY
Trustee Class of 2026

Aaron Littles
Tampa, FL
Trustee Class of 2026
Leonard Flack
Pastor, Clay Community Church
Baldwinsville, NY
Trustee Class of 2026