Dr. Melanie Humphreys
Dr. Melanie J. Humphreys serves as the fourth President of The King’s University. Prior to King’s, Dr. Humphreys served as Dean of Student Care & Services and adjunct faculty at Wheaton College in Illinois. Humphreys joined Wheaton College in 2009 after serving for 10 years as Vice President of Student Life at LCC International University, a liberal arts institution in Lithuania.
Dr. Humphreys earned her Ph.D. in higher education from Azusa Pacific University in Southern California. While completing her doctoral studies, Humphreys taught for Azusa's Masters of Arts in Global Leadership program. Humphreys was one of the most successful repeat adjunct faculty for the program teaching in Brazil, Chile, Ethiopia, Kazakhstan, Lithuania, Mexico, Singapore, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.
Born in Dawson Creek, B.C., Melanie grew up in the greater Vancouver area. She had been to all the provinces and territories until the creation of Nunuvut. She has lived in four countries and has travelled in over 50 countries.