STUDENT REPRESENTATIVES

CONTACT US

U.S. Student Services Representatives are available Monday through Friday from 9am to 6pm CST.

1-800-443-1083
info@globaluniversity.edu
Student Representatives

Todd Waggoner Todd R. Waggoner
Director of U.S. Student Services
E-mail: twaggoner@globaluniversity.edu

Todd is originally from Springfield, Missouri. He attended Central Bible College and Global University. He joined Global University in August, 2004. Prior to becoming a part of the Global University team, Todd was a pastor for 12 years in New Jersey, Michigan and Illinois. Todd really loves spending time with his family and kids. He enjoys music, reading and sports. Additionally to his role as Director of U.S. Student Services, Todd also serves as Director of International Student Services.

Anthony Garcia Anthony R Garcia
Assistant Director of U.S. Student Services
E-mail: agarcia@globaluniversity.edu

Anthony is originally from Houston, Texas. He attended Southwestern Assemblies of God University, Sul Ross University and the University of Houston. He started his current position at Global University in August, 2008. In addition to his role at Global University, Anthony is involved in ministry as a staff pastor at Life360 Church in Springfield. His hobbies and interests involve reading, football, basketball and baseball. Anthony is a bilingual representative and works with students at all levels servicing their enrollment needs. In addition to his role as Assistant Director of U.S. Student Services, Anthony has been involved in various ministries as a pastor, youth pastor, public school teacher and Bible school administrator.

Eli Villa Eli Villa
Lead U.S. Student Services Representative/Trainer
E-mail: evilla@globaluniversity.edu

Eli hails from Milwaukee, WI and came to Springfield, Missouri to attend Central Bible College. He was the former Youth Director with Changing Lives AG and was also the CORD Student Council President at CBC. Eli is a Global University alumnus as well and has been working in Student Services since February, 2014. Currently, he is a youth leader at Courageous Church, enjoys playing racquetball, disc golf, volleyball, and reading. Eli is our Lead U.S. Student Services Representative and handles the training for our Reps.

Becky Solomon Becky Solomon
U.S. Student Services Representative
E-mail: bsolomon@globaluniversity.edu

Becky is originally from Slidell, Louisiana. She attended Delgado Technical College- New Orleans, Louisiana, the University of New Orleans in Louisiana, Central Bible College-Springfield in Springfield, Missouri where she obtain a BA in Bible, and Missouri State University in Springfield, Missouri.

She started at Global University in August of 2006. Her previous work includes the chaplaincy, purchasing, corporate accounting, US Missions and missionary accounting departments at the Assemblies of God headquarters among other ministries. Other activities besides her work at Global University include Junior Bible Quiz, and Ladies Sunday School. Becky loves roller skating, camping, reading, scrapbooking/card making, crafts, fitness center-aerobics, canoeing and all kinds of music. She is also a Berean faculty and an advisor at all levels of study.

Frank Diaz Frank Diaz
Bilingual U.S. Student Services Representative
E-mail: fdiaz@globaluniversity.edu

Frank is originally from Baitoa, Dominican Republic, but has also lived in Brooklyn, New York. He attended Evangel University and has been working in Student Services since July, 2014. His previous ministerial roles included serving as both a youth leader and as a translator for Iglesia Zorobabel in Baitoa. Before joining the staff at Global, Frank was the Co-Owner and Business Manager of Iris Film & Photo LLC. as well as a manager at Springfield 11 IMAX Theater. Frank's hobbies include filmmaking, watching films, philosophy, apologetics, writing, reading, comics, basketball, baseball, and table tennis.

Ben Thorne Ben Thorne
Bilingual U.S. Student Services Representative
E-mail: bthorne@globaluniversity.edu

Ben is originally from Lacey, Washington. He graduated from Evangel University with his B.S. in Music (Recording Technology emphasis). Ben has worked in Student Services since August of 2015. He previously worked as a Customer Service Representative at My Healthy Church/GPH for almost 5 years. Ben has also been a youth leader for almost 10 years as well as leading worship in church for over 15 years. Ben currently serves as Worship Associate at a church here in Springfield and give private guitar lessons. His hobbies/interests include worship ministry, music, recording, playing with his daughter, and computers. In addition to serving as a bilingual U.S. Student Services Rep, Ben also process the applications for the Graduate School of Theology.

Abby Webb Abby Webb
U.S. Student Services Representative
E-mail: awebb@globaluniversity.edu

Abby is originally from New Castle, Indiana. She attended Ivy Tech Community College. Abby and her husband have been active in ministry for 8 years, with her husband serving as a full time youth and worship pastor for three of those years. She has experience in other call centers before beginning with Global in September 2015. Abby currently is involved in ministry with preschool kids as well as Women's Ministry at her local church. She enjoys being creative through painting, music, jewelry, and sculpting. She also loves to learn new things, and loves being with her children, watching them learn new things and learn to love God! Abby is the primary contact for GU VA students.

Kyle Harrison Kyle Harrison
U.S. Student Services Representative
E-mail: kharrison@globaluniversity.edu

Kyle is originally from St. Joseph, Missouri. He graduate from Evangel University with a B.A in Biblical Studies and from the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary in 2016 with a Master of Divinity. Kyle previously worked at Maranatha Village in Resident Services and he currently serves as youth pastor at a church here in Springfield. Kyle's interests include sports, outdoor activities, and reading.

Rob Weddle Rob Weddle
U.S. Grading Services Coordinator
E-mail: rweddle@globaluniversity.edu

Rob is originally from Springfield, Missouri. He graduated from Evangel University with a Bachelor of Science in Communication. He also completed a Master of Science in Criminal Justice at Drury University. He joined the Global University team in March 2006. His ministry experience includes being an Assistant Youth Pastor, Youth Sponsor, a Drama Team Founder and Leader and a Men's Ministries Sponsor.

Rob enjoys spending time with his family. He and his teenage soon wrote a poetry book together which they hope to publish. Rob also likes music, films, books and football. He currently serves as the first point of contact for undergraduate students (routing coursework, processing exams and other tasks as needed). Rob also serves incarcerated students at the Berean School of the Bible, undergraduate and/or graduate courses.

Steve Anoai Steve Anoa'i
U.S. Grading Services Representative
E-mail: sanoai@globaluniversity.edu

Steve is originally from Matu'u, American Samoa, a US Territory located 2400 miles southwest of Hawaii. He holds degrees from Central Bible College (2004) and the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary (2008). He joined the Global University family in April, 2015. Before coming to Global University, Steve was a full-time AG Chaplain at Maranatha Village Retirement Community in Springfield, MO from 2008-2015. Before that, he worked at Central Bible College in the security department from 2001-2008. Steve has been involved in various ministries since 1990 as a Christ Ambassador President, a Sunday School Superintendent, a Worship Team Leader, an Evangelism Community Team Leader, a Pacific Islander Campus Pastor with Life360 Springfield, MO and currently a Church Planter and Lead Pastor of Emanuel Assembly of God in Springfield, MO. Steve loves weightlifting and sports, but especially spending time with his wife and four kids.