Joshua Cucjen – Director
Josh Cucjen attended KBC for a year in 2008 and afterwards felt God telling him that he would be coming back to Kauai in the future. In 2012 he was hired on as the Registrar. In 2015 he took on the role of Director. He is married to Jewel Cucjen and together they have two daughters Ellinor and Elaine. Josh’s vision is to facilitate the growth of relationships with God for all of the students who attend KBC.
Allison Clawson – Registrar and Worship Leader
Originally from Minnesota, Allison attended KBC as a student Spring of 2015 then returned home. When she heard of a need for a worship leader and Registrar at the college the following semester she felt called to come back to Kauai and fill these positions along with being the worship leader for the church. Allison teaches the worship class at KBC and loves seeing her students grow in skill and understanding of the heart behind worship and what it really means. Her vision for the students is for them to grow in their personal relationship with the Lord and learn how to be disciple makers.
Jonathan Hoffman – Dean of Men
Jon first came to KBC as a student in 2011 and was hired on as staff for PCS Manager and Property Manager. After almost a two year break as an intern in Colorado he returned to KBC with Grace Hoffman, His wife. Jon’s vision for KBC is to help disciple students through hands-on experience and training at the College.
Preston Hood – Assistant Dean of Men
Preston is from Chattanooga, TN. He loves people and Jesus! He loves the movie It’s a Wonderful Life. He loves chillin’ with the guys and playing soccer, ping pong, hacky sack, spikeball, and plungerball. He is really excited to disciple and serve the men of KBC.
Gracia Stark – Dean of Women
Gracia is from Denver, Colorado and grew up in Mexico as her family were missionaries down there. She came out as a student for the 2015-2016 school year. In Spring of 2016 she was called to come back and partner with KBC in discipling and training the students and then was hired as Dean of Women in Fall of 2016. Her desire is to see the students grow in their knowledge and love for God and gain a firm foundation in the gospel that they can use to go and make more disciples of Jesus Christ.
Jessie Jacoby- Assistant Dean of Women
Jessie attended Kauai Bible College for one year and fell in love with the island and the family she made at KBC. After a semester off, Jessie came back to fill the role of Assistant Dean of women. Her goal for the students is for them to understand the gospel and be able to share it with others fearlessly and for their love for Christ to be renewed and strengthened during their time at KBC.
Kristin Carmickle – Academic Dean
Kristin is a Colorado native and enjoys hiking, kayaking, and spending time with her family. She is a graduate of Liberty University in Virginia where she got her bachelors in Spanish and Linguistics. Her passion for missions and equipping the church led her to attend seminary at Dallas Theological Seminary. Kristin is currently finishing her Masters in Christian Education. Her desire is to see young men and women deepen their relationship with God and to be equipped to go out and share the Gospel of Christ.
Timothy Carmickle – PCS Administrator
Timothy was raised in Denver, CO and made his way out to Kauai Bible College for the Fall Semester in 2015. Tim joined us as the Practical Christian Servanthood Administrator for the Spring Semester in 2016. He worked with youth at Camp Elim in Woodland Park, CO for 4 years prior to coming out to Kauai. During this time the Lord had instilled in him a love and a drive for discipleship and the desire to watch young men and women grow as followers of Jesus Christ.
Madyson Carmickle – Kitchen Administrator
Mady is from Colorado Springs Colorado. She was a student at a community college in Colorado for 2 years. She was studying American Sign Language until she felt that God wanted her to do something else. She was not quite sure where God wanted her. During her time of praying and seeking the Lords guidance she was working at a summer camp where she heard about KBC. Almost instantly she knew that God wanted her there. She attended KBC as a student for a year, and is now our kitchen administrator as well as finishing up her second year at KBC as a youth intern with her husband Timothy Carmickle.
Mathew Lowe – Property Maintenance Manager
Mat is from Denver Colorado. He first attended Kauai Bible College in the Fall of 2015. Due to the life changing experience and love for the college, he came back the Spring semester of 2016 as both a staff member and student studying God’s Word and giving back to the college as being the Maintenance Supervisor. He loves God’s Word, the island, and the entire diverse family Kauai Bible College has to offer. One of his main goals is to see students have the same life changing experience and grow in their walk with God just as he did his first semester.
Emily Cucjen – Director’s Assistant
Emily first moved to California with her family as missionaries to a small town in Mexico. Hearing about Kauai Bible College from her brother, Josh Cucjen, she embarked on what she thought would only be a semester long stay at KBC. Emily first came out to Kauai as a student in the Fall of 2015. After staying longer than expected and completing her first year here, she decided to stay out on the island, volunteering for the college for a semester. The position as Assistant to the Director opened up and was offered to her for the following Spring 2017. She feels called to be out here at KBC discipling the students and raising up more men and women for Christ.