Michael W. Campbell, Ph.D., is associate professor of Religion at Southwestern Adventist University. He is an ordained Seventh-day Adventist minister and most recently served for six years as a missionary training pastors at the Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies in the Philippines. He has published numerous popular and peer-reviewed journal articles about theology and religious history. He served as assistant editor of The Ellen G. White Encyclopedia (Review and Herald, 2013), and editor of The Journal of Asia Adventist Seminary (2015-2018). He is currently co-editing the forthcoming Oxford Handbook of Seventh-day Adventism. Some of his recent books include Here We Stand: Luther, the Reformation and Seventh-day Adventism (Pacific Press, 2017), The Pocket Dictionary of Ellen G. White (Pacific Press, 2018), and 1919: The Untold Story of Adventism’s Struggle with Fundamentalism (Pacific Press, 2019). He is married to Heidi who is a PhD student in Early Modern Studies at Baylor University. They have two children, Emma (age 12) and David (age 10). Together they enjoy camping, gardening, bird watching, and Pathfinders.
Pastor Buster Swoopes Jr. is a an Assistant Professor of Religion at Southwestern Adventist University. Previously he was a Pastor of the Texas Conference of Seventh-day Adventists for 12 years. Buster loves to go where ever he is called to spread the gospel message promoting spiritual, personal, and corporate growth. His goal in ministry is to encourage all to walk humbly with God while serving man.