American Association of Christian Counselors
American Association of Christian Counselors


AACC Leadership


Diane Langberg, Ph.D., Diane Langberg & Associates, Jenkintown, PA CHAIR
Tim Clinton, Ed.D., President of the AACC, Forest, VA
Ron Hawkins, Ed.D., D.Min., Liberty University, Lynchburg, VA
Michael Lyles, M.D., Lyles & Crawford Consulting, Atlanta, GA
Gary Oliver, Ph.D., John Brown University, Siloam Springs, AR
David Stoop, Ph.D., David Stoop and Associates, Newport Beach, CA


  • Tim Clinton, Ed.D., AACC President and Publisher
  • George Ohlschlager, J.D., LCSW, Senior Editor
  • Mark Camper, B.S., Managing Editor
  • Ron Hawkins, Ed.D., D.Min., Liberty University
  • Diane Langberg, Ph.D., AACC Board Chairperson
  • Michael Lyles, M.D., Lyles & Crawford Consulting
  • Les Parrott, Ph.D., Seattle Pacific University
  • David Stoop, Ph.D., psychologist in private practice


  • Tim Clinton, Ed.D., AACC President, Forest, VA
  • Steve Keeler, Attorney at Law, Charlottesville, VA
  • Susan Ackley, Brown Edwards Accounting firm, Lynchburg, VA


  • Mark Camper, B.S., Managing Editor & Director of Publications
  • James A. Clinton, Project Manager
  • James D. Clinton, Assistant Vice President & Director of Operations
  • Julie Clinton, M.B.A., M.Ad., President of Extraordinary Women Ministries
  • Henry Cloud, Ph.D., Leadership Director
  • Bob Cook, Director of Member Services
  • Lindsay Crosby, B.S., Associate Conference Coordinator of Extraordinary Women
  • Larry Crabb, Ph.D., Spiritual Director
  • Amy Harris, Director of Extraordinary Women
  • Ron Hawkins, Ed.D., Dean of the Light Learning Institute
  • Tyna McFadden, Administrative Coordinator for Professional Development
  • Randy Meetre, B.S., B.A.- Director of Advertising
  • Ken Nichols, Psy.D., Director of the International Board of Christian Counselors
  • Jimmy Queen, Executive Vice-President & CAO
  • Jerry Queen, Director of Production and Facilities Planner
  • Alex Smith, M.A., Chief Financial Officer
  • Johnny Smulik, Assistant. Vice President & Director of Technology
  • Eric Scalise, Ed.S., LPC, LMFT, V.P. of Professional Development
  • John Townsend, Ph.D., Clinical Director


  • Dan Allender, Ph.D., Wounded Heart Ministries, Seattle, WA
  • Steve Arterburn, M.A., New Life Clinics, Laguna Beach, CA
  • William Backus, Ph.D., Center for Psychological Services, Roseville, MN
  • Donald Bardill, Ph.D., Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL
  • Ron Braund, D.Min., Alpha Care, Atlanta, GA
  • David Carder, M.A., First Evangelical Church, Fullerton, CO
  • Lawrence Crabb, Ph.D., Institute for Biblical Community, Littleton, CO
  • Richard Dobbins, Ph.D., Emerge Ministries, Akron, OH
  • Craig Ellison, Ph.D., Alliance Graduate School of Counseling, Nyack, NY
  • Archibald Hart, Ph.D., Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, CA
  • Rosemarie Hughes, Ph.D., Regent University, Virginia Beach, VA
  • Grace Ketterman, M.D., Private Practice, Kansas City, MO
  • Diane Langberg, Ph.D., Diane Langberg and Associates, Jenkintown, PA
  • H.B. London, Jr., D.D., Focus on the Family, Colorado Springs, CO
  • James Mallory, M.D., Atlanta Counseling Center, Atlanta, GA
  • Grant Martin, Ph.D., Heritage Counseling Center, Edmonds, WA
  • Robert McGee, M.S., Ministries Reference Center, Atlanta, GA
  • Paul Meier, M.D. Meier Clinics, Dallas, Texas
  • Frank Minirth, M.D., The Minirth Clinic, Richardson, TX
  • Richard Mohline, LL.D., Author, Siloam Springs, AR
  • Gary Moon, Ph.D., Psychological Studies Institute, Atlanta, GA
  • Thomas Oden, Ph.D., Drew University, Madison, NJ
  • Kenneth Ogden, Ed.D., Focus on the Family, Colorado Springs, CO
  • George Ohlschlager, J.D., American Board of Christian Counselors, Lynchburg, VA
  • Les Parrott, Ph.D., Center for Relationship Development, Seattle, WA
  • Cliff Penner, Ph.D., Private Practice, Pasadena, CA
  • Joyce Penner, M.S., Private Practice, Pasadena, CA
  • Dale Ryan, Ph.D., Christian Recovery International, LaHabra, CA
  • Roger Sider, M.D., Pine Rest Christian Hospital, Grand Rapids, MI
  • David Stoop, Ph.D., David Stoop and Associates, Newport Beach, CA
  • Siang-Yang Tan, Ph.D., Fuller Graduate School of Psychology, Pasadena, CA
  • John Trent, Ph.D., Encouraging Words, Phoenix, AZ
  • William Wilson, M.D., Institute of Christian Growth, Burlington, NC
  • Everett Worthington, Jr., Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
  • H. Norman Wright, M.A., Christian Marriage Enrichment, Long Beach, CA

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