Mickey Bowdon
Lead Partner

Investment in Christian Education: Extensively invested for over 40 years with multiple perspectives as a parent, Board member and Head of school.

  • Taught various science courses and coached high school football for 5 years in public schools
  • Served 4 years as high school principal at Evangelical Christian School
  • Head of School at Evangelical Christian School for 16 years
  • Executive Director for Institute for Christian School Development and President of SchoolMasters providing research and consulting for Christian schools
  • Consulted with over 200 Christian schools around the world
  • Held Head of School positions at Westminster Christian School in Louisiana, Shoals Christian School in Alabama, and Ben Lippen School in South Carolina
  • 8 years as Vice President for Christian Education at Columbia International University
  • Founder of the Lowrie Center for Christian Education at Columbia International University
  • 4 years as member of the Board of Trustees at Bryan College
  • Served as Southeast Regional Council member for Association of Christian Schools International
  • Served as President of Memphis Association of Independent Schools
  • Served as member of the Independent School Management board
  • Co-founder of the Christian School Roundtable and continues as Moderator
  • 2 children attended and graduated from Christian schools and earned degrees from Christian colleges
  • Frequent speaker at Christian schools and conventions

Consulting Expertise: Consults in broad areas of school administration with emphasis in

  • Strategic Planning
  • Team Building
  • Board Training
  • In-service training for teachers
  • Institutional development
  • Designed frameworks for personal leadership philosophy development and personal strategic planing

Background and training

  • B.S. Degree in Biology and Chemistry, University of the Cumberlands
  • M.A. Degree in Educational Administration, University of Memphis
  • Partial PhD work at Columbia International University

Personal Mission and Interests

  • To be vitally involved in advancing God’s Kingdom through Christian schooling
  • To love my wife as Christ loved the church
  • To contribute to the Christian character of my children and grandchildren
  • To contribute to the ministry of the local church
  • Enjoy hunting, fishing, golfing