Allan D. McKechnie

Dr. Allan McKechnie, Professor Emeritus of Ministry Care
Professor Emeritus of Ministry Care

Dr. McKechnie joined the faculty of CIU’s Seminary & School of Ministry after teaching Psychology in the Bible College from 1992 until 1995; he has taught Ministry Care from 1995 until the present. Before coming to Columbia, he served as associate pastor in Pennsylvania, youth pastor, staff therapist, and director of counseling and family life in Illinois. In addition to his teaching responsibilities, he has published several articles, co-planted a church, and served as teaching pastor.


  • DMin, Bethel Seminary
  • MDiv, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
  • BBE, Columbia International University