Photo: Dr. Mimi Haddad, President

"He has shown all you people what is good. And what does the Lord require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God" (Micah 6:8, TNIV).

CBE is led by women and men who are passionate about communicating the biblical truth that men and women have equal authority and responsibility to advance the kingdom of God.

Dr. Mimi Haddad, President

Dr. Mimi Haddad is president of Christians for Biblical Equality. She is a graduate of the University of Colorado and Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary (Summa Cum Laude). She holds a Ph.D. in historical theology from the University of Durham, England. Palmer Theological Seminary of Eastern University awarded Mimi an Honorary Doctorate of Divinity in 2013. Haddad is part of the leadership of Evangelicals for Justice. She is a founding member of the Evangelicals and Gender Study Group at the Evangelical Theological Society, and she served as the convener of the Issue Group 24 for the 2004 Lausanne III Committee for World Evangelization. She has written more than one hundred articles and blogs and has contributed to ten books, most recently Godly Woman - An Agent of Transformation published by the Evangelical Fellowship of India 2014 and The Fragrance of Christ published by the Evangelical Fellowship of India and the Evangelical Fellowship of India Commission on Relief 2011. She is an editor and a contributing author of Global Voices on Biblical Equality: Women and Men Serving Together in the Church. Haddad has contributed to Coming Together in the 21st Century: The Bible's Message in an Age of Diversity, edited by Curtis DeYoung. Mimi is an adjunct assistant professor at Fuller Theological Seminary (Houston), an adjunct assistant professor at Bethel University (Saint Paul, MN), and an adjunct professor at North Park Theological Seminary (Chicago, Illinois). Haddad serves as a gender consultant for World Vision. She and her husband, Dale, live in the Twin Cities. If you would like more information on Mimi, or if you would like to schedule Mimi to speak at an event, kindly contact us.

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Board of Directors

Ruth Burton
Mary Duncan
Martine Extermann
Alan Johnson
Ruby Lindblad, Treasurer
Tom McCarthy, Vice Chair
Evelia Naranjo
Emily Rice
Sara Robertson, Secretary
Rhonda Walton, Chair

Board of Reference
Miriam Adeney
Myron S. Augsburger
Raymond J. Bakke
Anthony Campolo
Lois McKinney Douglas
Millard J. Erickson
Gordon D. Fee
Richard Foster
John R Franke
W. Ward Gasque
J. Lee Grady
Vernon Grounds †
David Joel Hamilton
Roberta Hestenes
Gretchen Gaebelein Hull
Donald Joy
Robbie Joy
Craig S. Keener
John R. Kohlenberger, III
David Mains
Kari Torjesen Malcolm
Brenda Salter McNeil
Alvera Mickelsen
Virgil Olson
LaDonna Osborn
T.L. Osborn †
John E. Phelan
Kay F. Rader
Paul A. Rader
Ronald J. Sider
Aída Besançon Spencer
William David Spencer
Ruth A. Tucker
Mary Stewart Van Leeuwen
Timothy Weber
Jeanette S.G. Yep

CBE Staff

Elizabeth Beyer
Bookstore Coordinator

Michaela Beyer
Development, Bookstore, and Events Associate 

Mary Gonsior
Operations Manager

Mimi Haddad
CEO, Primary Corporate Officer

Tim Krueger
Editor of Mutuality
Publications Coordinator

Florkime Paye
Conference and Events Coordinator
Chapter Liaison

Dwight Reynolds
Membership Coordinator
The CBE Scroll Liaison

Hilary Ritchie
Editor of Arise E-Newsletter
Research and Editorial Associate

Georgia Simmering
Operations Associate

Kyle Sommer
Development and Social Media Coordinator
Assistant to CBE's President

Jeff Miller
Editor of Priscilla Papers

Nathan St. Clair
Technology Administrator