Dr. Marty E. Folsom holds a Bachelor of Arts in Youth Ministry, a Bachelor of Theology from Northwest University, a Master of Arts in Biblical Literature from the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, a Master of Arts in Theology from Fuller Theological Seminary, a Doctorate of Philosophy in Theology from University of Otago (Dunedin, New Zealand), and Postdoctorate studies from Regent College (Vancouver, BC).
Dr. Folsom is a theologian with a trinitarian, incarnational, paracletic, and relational emphasis taught. His ecumenical approach bridges between church and academy across the theological spectrum. He has over 20 years of higher education experience in the United States and internationally.
In addition to teaching, Dr. Folsom has maintained a counseling practice for over two decades offering pastoral counseling in the context of trinitarian theology and family systems. He and his wife have extensive gardens, a blended family of six, and he is an avid cook. Currently, Dr. Folsom is Executive Director of the Pacific Association for Theological Studies (PAThS), and is a lecturer for KOINOS Seminars. His area of emphasis with Shiloh University is Doctoral Studies in Trinitarian Theology.