Dr. Deborah

Rev. Dr. Deborah (Dee) Henson-Governor
YTI/EGG Director

Rev. Dr. Henson-Governor is an assistant professor in the School of Religion where she teaches Understanding Faith, Introduction to Christian Theology, and Christian Doctrine. Rev Henson assists the program by presenting workshops to participants on discovering spiritual gifts and finding their true calling within their vocation. She is a B-CU alum.



Rev. Dr Kennedy E Jacobs Sr.
EGG Program Coordinator

Rev. Dr Kennedy E Jacobs Sr. serves as Director of Recruitment for EGG, also serves as Adjunct Professor at Bethune-Cookman University. Dr Jacobs has twenty-six years of Pastoral Leadership, and community advocacy in his local community.


Ashley Thomas

Ashley Thomas
EGG Training Project Coordinator

Ms. Thomas is a Student Success Coach and adjunct professor in the Office of Student Success and Retention. In addition to serving as a Success Coach, Ms. Thomas assists with the EGG program by recruiting and training the student Ambassadors.

Dr. Kaufnab

Rev. Dr. M. L. Kaufman
YTI/EGG Curriculum Coordinator

In addition to serving as the EGG curriculum coordinator, Dr. Kaufman is an adjunct professor of homiletics in the B-CU School of Religion.

Lester Carla Lester, MFA
YTI/EGG Worship Arts Workshops and Worship Service Coordinator 

Ms. Lester is coordinator of EGG’s Worship Arts Workshops and Worship Service. She is a professor of communications studies, theater and dance in B-CU’s College of Arts and Humanities.

Dr. Wood

Dr. Alice Wood
YTI/EGG Grant Lead

Dr. Wood is the former director of EGG and is principal investigator for the Lily Foundation grant that funds EGG’s programs. She is also an associate professor of religion at B-CU.