The president's office works collaboratively with teams throughout the institution to align university efforts in support of Bethel’s mission.

Bethel Leadership

The president partners with leaders who represent areas of work central to Bethel, including academic affairs, finance, external relations, student life, well as the Board of Trustees to set the strategic direction and determine priorities for the university.

Major Projects

The university is engaged in major efforts in planning and evaluation.

Meet Jay Barnes

Meet our president, Jay Barnes, and learn about his passion for Bethel. Questions for Jay? Feel free to contact the president's office.

Jay Barnes' Blog