Reggie Ogea's vocational ministry experience spans 45 years, involving pastor of three LA Baptist churches, Director of Missions for Northshore Baptist Association in Southeast LA and teaching at NOBTS for 20 years. He retired from the position of Associate Dean of the Professional Doctoral Programs January 1, 2023. His experience in strategy planning and denominational systems analysis qualifies him to assist associations and state conventions as a consultant and conference leader. His experience in conflict resolution, church revitalization and strategic leadership enables him to assist churches as interim pastor, strategic planner, and conflict mediator. He and his wife Vicki delight in the lives of their three children and six grandchildren. They also enjoy traveling. Reggie enjoys reading, teaching doctoral seminars, and woodworking in his woodworking shop.