Dr. Joy Turner

Director of Global Mobilization
Office Location Geiger Center, 101
Phone (Office) 405.585.5705
OBU Mailbox # 61143
Email joy.turner@okbu.edu


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