Our Faculty

Peter Amato, A.A., B.S.

A.A., Saint Petersburg College; B.S., National Louis University; Graduate studies, National Louis University; Director, Tampa Youth Ranch; Music Director, Calvary Community Church.

Ralph “Yankee” Arnold, B.A., D.D.........................President

B.A., Florida Bible College; D.D., Solid Rock Theological Seminary; Founder, Florida Bible College of Tampa; Founder and President, Colorado Bible College; Founder and President, Arvada Christian School; Founder and Pastor, Colorado Bible Church; Pastor, Northside Baptist Church; Pastor, Calvary Community Church; traveling evangelist; author.

Richard Avriett, B.B.S.

B.B.S., Tampa Bay Bible College; B.A., Florida State University; Associate Pastor, First Baptist Church of Land O’ Lakes; Bible teacher, Land O’ Lakes Christian School.

Robert Gilbert, B.A., M.L.A.(ABT).............................Registrar

B.A., Florida Bible College, Valedictorian; Master of Liberal Arts (ABT), University of South Florida; Language studies, Moody Bible Correspondence School; Registrar, Tampa Bay Bible College; Pastor, Dalkeith Baptist Church; Christian school teacher; prison evangelist; author; Captain, US Marine Corps.

Cynthia Gilbert, B.A.

B.A., Florida Bible College; Graduate studies, Tampa Bay Bible College, Faulkner University, Barry University; Dean of Students, Grace Christian School; Teacher in primary and secondary education; Teacher of ladies’ Bible studies.

David Peterson, B.A., M.A., Th.D.

B.A., Florida Bible College; M.A., Florida Bible College; Th.D., Bob Jones University; Youth Pastor, First Baptist Church of Land O’ Lakes; Pastor, First Baptist Church of Land O’ Lakes; author.