Melina Rabon

Melina Rabon joined the CIU faculty in 2015. She oversees internships for Columbia Biblical Seminary and the Seminary & School of Ministry. Melina teaches Spiritual Formation and Practical Ministry studies courses in the Seminary & School of Ministry. She is a member of the Society of Professors in Christian Education. Before coming to Columbia, she served as Children’s Director in Louisiana and Women’s Leadership Coordinator in Pennsylvania. She served as the Children's Pastor at her church. Dr. Rabon has ministered cross-culturally in Belgium and Mexico.


  • DEd, Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • MA, Columbia Biblical Seminary
  • BA, Columbia International University