Kris Ward is an associate professor in the College of Education at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, where she is in her 11th year on faculty. She is a member of First Baptist Church in Belton. From deep in the heart of one Texan, she shares her background and thoughts on Christian higher education. To suggest a Baptist General Convention of Texas-affiliated leader to be featured in this column, or to apply to be featured yourself, click here.
Background Where else have you served, and what were your positions there?
I began teaching in 1994 as a general education teacher in elementary school. After four years, I was able to stay home with my children for a few years before going back to a general education