RALPH BUIE, M.S. Ed.D
Ralph Buie serves as the Texas Bible College Academic Dean as well as the Director for Accreditation and Assessment since 2018. He was born in Kilgore, Texas to Rev. & Mrs. A. W. Buie, Sr.. Dr. Buie earned his Secondary Education undergraduate degree (B.A.) from Northeast Louisiana in Monroe, Louisiana. He received his Master of Science degree (M.S.) in Systems Management from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, California. Dr. Buie subsequently received his Doctor of Education degree (Ed.D) from the University of Louisiana at Monroe in Monroe, Louisiana.
Dr. Buie has pastored three UPCI congregations in Alabama, New York City, and Louisiana, and has held UPCI district positions of secretary-treasurer, Sunday School director, and Home Missions secretary. He is a retired Lieutenant Colonel from the U. S. Army, having served his country for over 20 years. Dr. Buie was selected to attend the prestigious U. S. Naval Test Pilot School in Patuxent River, Maryland, serving as an experimental test pilot for 10 years with U. S. Army.
Dr. Buie is married to Gloria June Buie and has two sons: Christopher and his wife, Tina; Jonathan and his wife, Angel, along with five grandchildren – Keanan, Kaylin, Gabby, Mac, and Kollin. He has served at Texas Bible College since 2018.