Edward Upton

Vice President for Institutional Advancement

Edward Upton


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D.Min in Evangelism and Church Growth, Southern Seminary
M.Div. in Great Commission Studies, Southern Seminary
B.A. in Counseling, Freedom Bible College

Edward Upton has served as vice president for Institutional Advancement since May 2021.

Previously, Upton served at the Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee; Cross Church in Rogers, Arkansas, and Neosho, Missouri; and Prestonwood Baptist Church in Plano, Texas. He earned the Master of Divinity and Doctor of Ministry degrees from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and a Bachelor of Ministry from Freedom Bible College.

Upton is currently pursuing a Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership here at Southwestern Seminary.

Upton has been married to his wife, Eleanor, for 13 years and they have 4 kids and a dog.

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My guy @GeorgeSchroeder teaching us to be ambassadors of Christ this morning at Redemption City. Phenomenal message!

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