IABC Executive Board
Dr. Ed Bulkley, President
Dr. Ed Bulkley is Founding Pastor of L.I.F.E. Fellowship, a Bible church in Westminster, Colorado, where he has served as senior pastor for more than 35 years. Dr. Bulkley has been involved in the Biblical Counseling movement for many years and is the author of the book Why Christians Can't Trust Psychology, a text that is used around the world in churches, seminaries, universities, and counseling centers. As president of the International Association of Biblical Counselors (IABC), Dr. Bulkley has been calling the Church back to its Biblical roots, reminding God's people that the Lord "...has given us everything we need for life and godliness through our knowledge of Him who called us by His own glory and goodness," (2 Peter 1:3). Dr. Bulkley is married to Marlowe, an author in her own right, who has ministered alongside Ed for more than 45 years.
Dr. Kevin Hurt, Executive Vice President
Dr. Kevin Hurt serves as Senior Pastor at Grace Bible Church of Clayton, Georgia. He has from the inception of Grace Bible Church, been committed to the exposition of God's Word through verse-by-verse teaching of the Scriptures. It is his heart's desire to make the Scriptures clearly understood and applicable in today's uncertain and confused world. Pastor Kevin has received training in Biblical Counseling with the A.B.C.C. under Lou Priolo, a Fellow with the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors (ACBC).
Pastor Dan Bulkley
Dan Bulkley is Associate Pastor at L.I.F.E. Fellowship in Westminster, CO. He has had the gracious benefit of being raised, trained and mentored by his father and mother through the Word from birth. He has his degree in Biblical Counseling, but more so, he has been granted the opportunity to dedicate his life to the study and observance of the Word. He has been in the pastorate for over ten years, and he is a regular speaker and workshop presenter at the IABC conferences. By the Lord's mercy he has been afforded the privilege to study God's Word, disciple, counsel, teach, preach and live from it for many years. He has been doubly graced with Sarah, his beautiful and loving wife, and his three cherished daughters: Morgan, Kerith and Ruby.
Pastor Jeff Colon
Pastor Jeff Colon is Senior Pastor of Pure Life Ministries (PLM) located in Northern Kentucky, which exists to serve Christian individuals and organizations dealing with sexual sin throughout the world by providing biblically based counseling, teaching resources, a 7-9 month live-in program for men, and a public speaking ministry with the goal of leading Christians to victory over sexual sin through a deeper life in God.
Jeff and his wife, Rose, have been with PLM since 1994. Jeff is certified with the International Associations of Biblical Counselors (IABC) and has his Master's of Ministry in Biblical Counseling with Master's Graduate School of Divinity.
Dr. Bob Froese
Dr. Bob Froese (B.S. in Bible from Liberty University; M.A.R from Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary; Ph. D. in Biblical Counseling from Trinity Theological Seminary) is Senior Pastor of Faith Fellowship Church and Director of the Faith Fellowship Biblical Counseling Center in Clarence New York. His call to ministry came after a fifteen year career in the National Hockey League as player and coach. He is happily married to his high school sweetheart and they have four sons.