About Dr. Rick Brewer
Dr. Rick Brewer is in his 7th year as president of Louisiana Christian University and his 35th year of Christian higher education administration. As the unanimously elected ninth president of Louisiana Christian University, Dr. Brewer holds a PhD in Educational Leadership and Policies from the University of South Carolina, and a Master’s in Business Administration and Bachelor of Science in History from Charleston Southern University. He has completed post-doctoral studies at Harvard, Duke, and Baylor Universities.
Dr. Brewer is also a Tenured Professor of Management for Louisiana Christian University. Dr. Brewer’s teaching experience includes service for the graduate programs in Business and Education at The Citadel, Charleston Southern University, and the University of South Carolina.
An innovative, entrepreneurial leader, Dr. Brewer has led the transformation of Louisiana Christian University through strategic planning, resource development, additional graduate and undergraduate programs, enrollment growth, and a faithful commitment to Integrating Faith equipping students for lives of Learning, Leading, and Serving.
As a consultant for leading strategic change, Dr. Brewer is also an educator, conductor, coach, Christ follower, and an ordained Baptist minister with more than 40 years of service to the local church.
Dr. Brewer and Cathy have two sons, Jason and Jonathan — both successful professionals — and three grandchildren.