Dr. Doug Watkins


Dr. Doug WatkinsAssociate Professor of Christian Education
Regional Associate Dean for Florida
Director of the Orlando Hub

Office: 3000 S. John Young Parkway, Orlando, FL 32805
Office Phone: (407) 514-4412
Fax: (407) 514-4414
E-Mail: dwatkins@nobts.edu


  • AA, Brevard Community College, 1980
  • BA, University of Central Florida, 1982
  • MACE, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1995
  • D.Ed.Min., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, 2009

Teaching Experience

  • Adjunct Professor, Baptist College of Florida
  • Associate Professor of Christian Education

Teaching Specializations

  • Discipleship, Spiritual Formation, Sunday School & Small Groups

Ministry Experience

  • Team Strategist, Theological Education Ministries, Florida Baptist Convention
  • Associate Director, Sunday School Department, Florida Baptist Convention
  • Director of Church Growth and Development, Greater Orlando Baptist Association
  • Missionary to Brazil, International Mission Board
  • Minister of Education and Administration, First Baptist Winter Garden, FL
  • Minister of Education and Activites, Westside Baptist Church, Titusville, FL
  • Interim pastor and supply preacher
  • Conference leader at various national, state, associational, and church conferences



  • Developing a Missional Sunday School Strategy for the Greater Orlando Baptist Association, Orlando, Florida

Professional Memberships

  • North America Professors of Christian Education
  • Baptist Assocation of Christian Educators
  • International Harvester Collectors Club