Vice President for Spiritual Affairs
Tim Spivey (’97, MS ’00, MDiv ’00) oversees the Hub for Spiritual Life and also serves on the University’s Steering Team. With more than 28 years of ministry experience, he started his professional ministry career at the University Church of Christ at Pepperdine as a campus and worship minister. Spivey taught for several years as an adjunct professor in the Seaver College Religion and Philosophy Division and has deep ties to Pepperdine as both an alumnus and a parent.
He served as senior minister of vibrant and thriving churches including the North County Church of Christ in Escondido, California, and the Highland Oaks Church of Christ in Dallas, Texas. He was the founding and senior pastor of New Vintage Church in Escondido, California which he planted in 2010 along with several others.
Spivey holds three degrees from the University, including a bachelor’s degree in religion, a master’s degree in ministry, and a master of divinity. He earned a doctor of ministry from Abilene Christian University.