W. Evans, PhD, PhD
J. Evans, JD
W. Evans, PhD, PhD is the President of Veritas Ministries
International and the Director of the Veritas Institute for the Study
of Bioethics and Public Values (www.veritasinstitute.com). As an author,
academic, and speaker, he has traveled widely and has lectured
extensively around the world. Dr.
Evans speaks and writes regularly on issues that lie at the
intersection between Christianity and culture, and he is
internationally recognized for his expertise in employing the
relationship between medicine and morality as a cultural apologetic to
both commend and defend the Christian faith.
He has earned a reputation as a clear and compelling
communicator, and is unusually gifted in dealing with difficult
questions posed by non-Christian audiences, which has made him highly
effective in seminar series, and on both television and radio.
He holds two earned PhD’s (Clinical Psychology and Systematic
Theology) and took his education at UCLA, UC Berkeley, Harvard Medical
School, and Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, among others.
Dr. Evans was a post-doctoral Resident Graduate and Teaching
Fellow in Moral Philosophy and Ethics (with an emphasis in bioethics)
at Harvard University, and completed additional post-doctoral studies
in theology and ethics at the University of Oxford where he
subsequently returned as a Visiting Scholar.
More recently, Dr. Evans was awarded a scholarship (Social Innovation Award) to attended Stanford University Graduate School of Business where he graduated from the Executive Program for Non-Profit Leadership in 2004.
His ordination is held with the Evangelical Free Church of
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J. Evans, JD is the Director of Legal Research and Public Policy.
She is responsible for focused legal and public policy research
on topical issues of concern to Veritas, and of apprising the ministry
of pending legislation and court cases that intersect with the
concerns of the Christian community.
She is a graduate of UCLA (BA) and the University of Colorado
School of Law (JD), and was previously employed as a Staff Attorney
for the Lake County Court in North Shore Chicago, IL.
She is married to Dr. Evans, and is the mother of their two
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Lindberg, MD of Holland, MI is the Chair of the Veritas Advisory
Board in Medicine. His
responsibilities include coordinating and directing a team of
physicians who have volunteered their time and skills to further the
vision and work of Veritas. Dr.
Lindberg also assists with manuscript and medical journal article
reviews, medical consultation on issues of interest and/or concern to
the Christian community, and has been a contributor to Veritas
publications. He received
both the BS in Aerospace Engineering and the MD from the University of
Michigan. He completed
his internship and residency in Family Practice Medicine at Beverly
Hospital in Massachusetts and has served as a Clinical Instructor at
Harvard Medical School. In
addition to his responsibilities as a board certified family practice
physician, Dr. Lindberg serves as a member of the Healthcare Ethics
Committee at Holland Community Hospital.
Dr. Lindberg is a Pisacano Leadership Foundation Scholar, a
prestigious honor recognizing him as one of the nation’s most
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Vincent Ling, Ph.D.
is the Chair of the Veritas Advisory Board in Science and Technology. His responsibilities include coordinating and directing a team of scientists who have volunteered their time and skills to further the vision and work of Veritas. Dr. Ling also assists with manuscript and scientific journal article reviews, scientific consultation on issues of interest and/or concern to the Christian
community, and has been a contributor to Veritas publications. He received the BA in Molecular Biology from UC Berkeley and the MS and PhD in Biological Sciences from the University of Illinois. He completed his post-doctoral fellowship at the Biological Laboratories at Harvard University. He is employed as the Director of Molecular Biology and Genetics at Compound Therapeutics in Waltham, MA., where he leads a team
of genetic engineers engaged in protein-based drug discovery. Dr. Ling has previously served as a principal scientist at Wyeth Pharmaceuticals (Genetics Institute) and has authored numerous publications in peer-reviewed, scientific journals pertaining to biotechnology, human genomic research, molecular immunology, and mouse embryonic stem cell differentiation.
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recently had the privilege of spending the day with Dr. Evans
in my car. Unbelievable!
It was like having Francis Schaeffer, C.S. Lewis, and
J.I. Packer riding around with me all day long.
I have no doubt that Dr. Evans is quickly becoming
evangelicalism’s foremost thinker, writer, and spokesperson.
He will soon be recognized as the one who picked up
where some of the greatest figures in Christianity left
Free Church of America