FORT WORTH, Texas (SWBTS) – Paige Patterson, president of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, has been recognized by American Executive magazine as one of the most influential leaders in the field of religious education. The article highlights the enthusiasm surrounding Southwestern’s recent growth in areas such as endowment, enrollment and extension campuses.
To read the full article, visit http://www.americanexecutive.com/content/view/6479.
About Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
Southwestern Seminary celebrates its centennial in 2008. Since its founding, the seminary has trained and sent out over 40,000 graduates to serve in local churches and mission fields around the world. In 1908, B.H. Carroll established the seminary on the campus of Baylor University. It was moved to its current location on Seminary Hill in Fort Worth in 1910 and was placed under the direction of the Southern Baptist Convention in 1925. Paige Patterson was elected as the eighth president of the seminary in 2003.
For more information, contact:
Dr. Thomas White, Vice President for Student Services and Communications
Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
817.923.1921 ext. 7300