Name: Ali Montgomery
Education: Bachelor of Arts in Sociology
Favorite Thing about DBU: I love DBU's emphasis on Christ-like servant leadership.
Favorite Scripture: “Therefore, as God's chosen people, holy and dearly beloved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness, and patience” Colossians 3:12
Hobbies: Hiking, adventuring to new places, fishing, painting, camping, and being outdoors whenever I can!
Phone: (214) 333-5635
Name: EJ Fernandez
Education: Music Business/Worship Leadership
Favorite Thing about DBU: The professors! The professors invest so much into students.
Favorite Scripture: Romans 12:1
Hobbies: Fishing, anything outdoors, eating
Phone: (214) 333-7242
Name: Nicole Mason
Education: Bachelors of Science in Psychology, a Minor in Sociology, and pursuing a Masters in Professional Counseling
Favorite Thing about DBU: Coming from out of state; I have loved the home/family atmosphere on campus. I was adopted into the DBU family and I have felt loved and cared for when I don’t have access to home.
Favorite Scripture: “I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world.” John 16:33
Hobbies: Exploring, camping, fishing, soccer, going to baseball games, and spending time with friends and family.
Phone: (214) 333-5593
Senior Admissions Counselor
Name: Sarah Elmore
Education: Bachelor of Arts in Communication Theory, Pursuing a Master of Arts in Communication with a concentration in Marketing Communication
Favorite Thing about DBU: Christ-centered academics and living with some of my closest friends!
Favorite Scripture: “Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if there is any excellence, if there is anything worthy of praise, think about these things." Philippians 4:8
Hobbies: Running, exploring new places, spending time with friends and family, any activity outdoors, concerts!
Student Concentration: North Central Texas
Phone: (214) 333-5491
Senior Admissions Counselor
Name: Kallie Norred
Education: Currently pursuing my Accelerated B.A/M.A in Psychology and Professional Counseling.
Favorite Thing about DBU: The way we unashamedly proclaim Jesus and how it is integrated into everything we do from the classroom to extracurricular.
Favorite Scripture: “Humble yourselves, therefore, under the mighty hand of God so that at the proper time he may exalt you, casting all your anxieties on him, because he cares for you.” 1 Peter 5:6-7
Hobbies: I am a people-person, so I love sitting down with people and getting to know them! I also love being outdoors and hiking, swimming, and playing sports.
Student Concentration: Fort Worth and City of Dallas
Phone: (214) 333-6954
Name: Harold Aguirre
Education: B.A. in Communication Theory/B.A. in Intercultural Studies (Missions); pursuing a M.Ed. in Bilingual Education
Favorite Thing about DBU: DBU is committed to mentorship. During my 4+ years here, staff, professors, peers, and volunteers have challenged me to be more faithful to God. I love our focus on mentorship.
Favorite Scripture: “When Joshua was by Jericho, he lifted up his eyes and looked, and behold, a man was standing before him with his drawn sword in his hand… and he said, 'I am the commander of the army of the Lord.'” - Joshua 5:13-14
Hobbies: Studying language, meeting people from other cultures, and cooking.
Student Concentration: Panhandle and West Texas.
Phone: (214) 333-7228
Name: Ariel Banda
Education: Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration, minor in Music Business
Favorite Thing about DBU: I love how Jesus is the center of all we do, academics, work, athletics, relationships, and service.
Favorite Scripture: “Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! According to his great mercy, he has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, to an inheritance that is imperishable, undefiled, and unfading, kept in heaven for you, who by God’s power are being guarded through faith for a salvation ready to be revealed in the last time.” 1 Peter 1: 3-5
Hobbies: Hanging out with friends, playing and watching sports, spending time with my family, playing the guitar and cooking food for friends.
Student Concentration: South Texas, Central Texas, and East Texas.
Phone: (214) 333-7246
Name: Mariah Davis
Education: Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies, Master of Arts in Global Leadership.
Favorite Thing about DBU: My favorite thing about DBU is how many times you hear the name of Christ on campus.
Favorite Scripture: “Do not love the world or anything in the world. If anyone loves the world, love for the Father is not in them. For everything in the world—the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life—comes not from the Father but from the world. The world and its desires pass away, but whoever does the will of the God lives forever.” 1 John 2:15-17 NIV
Hobbies: Food, movies, makeup, board games, hanging with friends.
Student Concentration: Transfer Students with the last name beginning in A – E and S – Z.
Phone: (214) 333-5664
Name: Carey Williams
Education: Currently pursuing a Bachelors of Business Administration in Management
Favorite Thing about DBU: The way the faculty and staff get to know their students and share the Gospel in their classrooms.
Favorite Scripture: “As a deer pants for flowing streams, so pants my soul for you, O God. My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. When shall I come and appear before God?” Psalm 42:1-2
Hobbies: I love relaxing days and just being able to sit and read books! I also love being outdoors so going hunting, camping, rock climbing, hammocking, hiking, and playing sports like lacrosse and baseball.
Student Concentration: Transfer students with the last name beginning in F – R.
Phone: (214) 333-6975
Name: Reagan Pace
Education: Bachelor of Arts in Management
Favorite Thing about DBU: I love the community that I have found in the Greek life here.
Favorite Scripture: 1 Corinthians 11:13
Hobbies: I pretty much enjoy anything that involves sports but I also love to dance and to cook.
Student Concentration: All Out-of-State Freshman and Transfer Students.
Phone: (214) 333-5695