20th Anniversary Chair

Dr. Joye Baker earned her Masters in Christian Education and Doctor of Ministry
from Dallas Theological Seminary with an emphasis in Ministry with Women. As
Adjunct Professor and Women’s Adviser in the Educational Ministries and Leadership
Department, she advises and mentors women students, teaches Christian Education
courses, serves on the staff of the DTS Spiritual Formation small group program, and
team-teaches the DMin/DEdMin Women in Ministry cohort.

She has traveled to Russia fourteen times training Russian women in ministry to
women. She attends Northwest Bible Church where she is active in the NBC Women’s
Ministry by providing leader training, teaching, and leading a small group in their weekly
Bible study. She loves to help women discover that they are deeply loved by God and
designed by Him with unique gifts and abilities to impact the world for Jesus Christ.

Joye has been a widow for thirty years and has a daughter, two sons, and one
daughter-in-law. She enjoys being Mimi to her grandsons, Trevan (8), Caden (5), and
Dylan (3 months).