Dr. Guy Higashi
Director of Graduate Programs
Education: DMiss in Ethnomusicology Fuller Theological Seminary ; M A in Worship, Theology and the Arts - Fuller Theological Seminary
About: Dr. Guy Higashi is currently the Director of Graduate Programs at NHCC. He was formerly the Director for the Master of Arts in Formational Leadership and Associate Professor at Capital Seminary, a division of Lancaster Bible College. Guy was had also served as the President of New Hope Christian College and provides leadership both in Eugene and its Hawai'i campus. Prior to his assignment to Oregon, Guy was the President of Pacific Rim Christian College- Hawai'i. His work and ministry experience includes Director of Continuing Education at Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California, Administrative Director for Tommy Walker, Integrity and Maranatha songwriter, Senior Pastor of New Hope Pearl Community and on the management team with Wayne Cordeiro of New Hope Christian Fellowship. Guy’s corporate experience includes IBM and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. He has organized worship conferences and mission projects around the world. His passion is to equip pastors and leaders with resources for Kingdom purposes, especially in the areas of missiology worship and the arts. Guy and Lori have been married for over 30 years and have four children and six grandchildren.