M.A., 2004, Roosevelt University
B.S., 2002, Olivet Nazarene University
Professor Stipp joined Olivet’s faculty as a full-time professor with the School of Education in 2013. He is working on starting a special education teacher training program at Olivet.
Professor Stipp speaks Spanish fluently and taught special education on the southwest side of Chicago at the elementary level for 10 years. He is enrolled in Johns Hopkins University’s Doctor of Education in Special Education online program.
Outside of the classroom, Professor Stipp works in a ministry that helps people establish an interactive connection with Jesus, using the Immanuel Approach to Healing Prayer. He also enjoys reading and coaching baseball.
He met his wife, Elizabeth — a 2001 Olivet graduate — at Martinez Tacos in Kankakee when they were ONU students. Today, they are the parents of five children: Isaac, Suzanna, Eli, Rozalie and Betsy.