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Dr. Joy Turner

Associate Professor of Missions

Phone (Office) 405.585.4430


Dr. Turner served as the director of International Ministries (North American Missionary) with the Oahu Baptist Network (North American Mission Board) from 1992 to 2011. She is married to Roger with one son, Travis.


  • B.A. in Religion, Oklahoma Baptist University
  • M.Div., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • D.Min., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary


  • National Association of Foreign Student Advisors (NAFSA), 1994-present
  • Served as the Regional Chair, 1997-1998
  • Pono Award for Excellence in Ministry (Hawaii Baptist Foundation), 2010
  • M. E. and Myrtle Williamson Memorial Award (Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary), 2001
  • Captain, Great Britain’s Women’s Olympic Basketball Team, 1980


  • Continuing Witness Training – SBC in-depth training in evangelism
  • Developing and Managing People Training – NAMB
  • PLACE Training
  • English as a Second Language/Conversational English