“When people buy into your dream, your vision – they buy into your leadership.” Dr. Elmer Towns
Dr. Elmer Towns is a college and seminary professor, an author of popular and scholarly
works (the editor of two encyclopedias), a popular seminar lecturer, and dedicated worker in Sunday school, and has developed over 20 resource packets for leadership education.
He was President of Winnipeg Bible College for five years, leading it to receive American Accreditation and Provincial authority to offer degrees (1960-1965).
He is co-founder of Liberty University, with Jerry Falwell, in 1971, and was the only full-time teacher in the first year of Liberty’s existence. Today, the University has over 11,400 students on campus with 39,000 in the Distance Learning Program (now Liberty University Online), and he is the Dean of the School of Religion.
He is author of Walking with Giants, Memoirs of The Extraordinary Life of an Ordinary Man. This In autobiography shares about Dr. Towns life of being friends with and learning from some of the greatest Christian leaders in our century.