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Dr. Brian Guenther

President, Apologetics (H)

Dr. Brian Guenther has spent the last 17 years in the field of education serving as a teacher and an administrator. Dr. Guenther joined the San Marcos Academy staff in 2015 as Associate Academic Dean and was named Interim Dean in 2018. On August 1, 2018, he became the fifteenth President of the Academy.

A certified superintendent, principal and teacher, Dr. Guenther received his Ed.D. Degree in Education, Educational Leadership and Administration from the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (UMHB). He also holds a Master of Arts in Christian Higher Education Administration from Dallas Theological Seminary and a Bachelor of Music in Music Education from UMHB. Dr. Guenther has a passion for excellence in teaching and challenging students, faculty, and staff to reach their highest potential. Additionally, he has spent more than two decades serving in church ministry in a number of roles; associate pastor, teaching pastor, worship leader, youth pastor, and elder.

Brian, his wife, Christy, and their four children have a desire to share the Gospel and live their lives as examples of living on mission.