Chair of Council
Prof. Emmanuel Bellon is the Vice President of ScholarLeaders International, Executive Network (USA). He also directs the Vital Sustainability Initiative (VSI), a program that facilitates sustainability of 19 Christian universities and theological institutions in Latin America, Africa, Middle East, Eastern Europe and Asia.
He previously served as the Vice Chancellor of International Leadership University-Kenya and President of International Leadership Universities in Zimbabwe, Burundi, Nigeria, Ghana and Democratic Republic of Congo. Other positions held include Director of Training for International Leadership Foundation, and Senior Advisor to APHRC Research Capacity Strengthening Programs.
He holds a B.Comm (Daystar University), MDiv (International Leadership University-Kenya), ThMAICS and PhD (Fuller School of Intercultural Studies, Pasadena, USA). He is a professor of intercultural leadership and passionate about values-based leadership development, executive coaching, and institutional sustainability.
He recently published Leading Financial Sustainability in Theological Institutions, The African Perspective and operates from the depths of over 20 years experience in leadership training, consulting, and coaching for governments, corporates and non-profit organizations in 12 African countries and North America. He is ordained and serves as Associate Minister at CITAM Woodley.
Prof. Bellon is a Ghanaian residing in Kenya and married to Leticia and they have three children.