Dr. Ryan D. Follis

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Dr. Ryan Follis

Dr. Follis

Dr. Ryan D. Follis received a Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations in 1996 from Judson college, a Master of Divinity in 2003 from Central Baptist Theological Seminary and a Doctorate of Ministry in 2013 from Northern Theological Seminary. Follis developed his business leadership skills at Target in Elgin, IL.

There he served as an Executive Team Leader overseeing operations for a $75 million store and staff of 50 personnel for three years. He continued to develop his business skills as Associate Pastor at the First Baptist Church in Parsons, KS where he spent over four years developing programs and chairing a steering committee which raised $50,000 in seed money for a community youth center.

Follis currently serves as Pastor at the First Baptist Church of Nokomis where he oversees accounting, technology and the development of youth programs and outreach ministries. Throughout his years at Nokomis he has expanded staff, volunteers and attendance. His not-for-profit management and leadership experience at the church will benefit the CEO program greatly.