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

Student Representatives

Todd Waggoner Todd R. Waggoner
Director of U.S. Student Services

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

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

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 gold, volleyball, and reading. On top of serving as a bilingual member of the staff at Global, Eli also processes the applications for the Graduate School of Theology.

Becky Solomon Becky Solomon
U.S. Student Services Representative

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

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.

Rossi Garcia Rossi Garcia
Bilingual U.S. Student Services Representative

Rossi is originally from Hesperia, California. She attended the University of California-Riverside where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology. Rossi began working at Global University as a Bilingual U.S. Student Services Representative in October 2014. She has been involved in children's ministry leadership for a Hispanic church ministry. Rossi's hobbies include reading faith-based books, spending time with her husband and family, traveling, exploring the outdoors, and visiting shopping areas. She also enjoys playing tennis and volleyball.
Rob Weddle Rob Weddle
U.S. Grading Services Coordinator

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.

Ben Thorne Ben Thorne
Bilingual U.S. Student Services Representative

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.

Steve Anoai Steve Anoa'i
U.S. Grading Services Representative

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.