Valeene Williamson Bedford, Th.M., Instructor
Valeene Williamson Bedford has been an adjunct professor for Oral Roberts University since 2009, and holds a B.S. degree in business administration and business management, with a master’s degree in theology. She is a licensed minister, ordained in 2005 and is the assistant pastor of Agape Christian Church International, headquartered in Tucson, Arizona.
Valeene serves as President and Co-Founder of Seeds of Hope, Inc., an international mission agency. The organization is charged with training leaders worldwide in ministry development and the creation of social sustainability projects. It provides services to individuals stateside and beyond, and oversees an ever-expanding number of Agape International Ministries located in Kenya, India and Uganda.
She is employed by the local electric utility company as its Insurance Compliance Specialist. An avid volunteer, her community service spans over three decades; it includes years as a chaplain to juveniles in the county jail and board membership for various agencies that provide services to residents throughout the state. Valeene conducts Team Leadership Training for groups, and is an animated, engaging instructor and motivational speaker.
Courses: Old Testament Survey, Biblical Interpretation, New Testament Survey and Leadership Development