Lee Anne Chaney has taught biology for twenty-two years at Whitworth College in Spokane, Washington, where she is an associate professor. She trained in plant genetics at the University of New Hampshire and in botany and microbiology at the University of Arkansas. She worked as a clinical chemist after college and came of age during the Vietnam War. As an undergraduate she studied at Southwest Baptist College in Missouri and Beloit College in Wisconsin. Her research interests include ethnobotany as well as genetic control of reproduction in flowering plants. She especially enjoys collaborative and interdisciplinary teaching.
Robert A. Clark is professor of sociology at Whitworth College in Spokane, Washington. He has also taught at Gordon College in Wenham, Massachusetts, and at a state university. He has graduate degrees in sociology from the University of Oregon and Washington State University. His teaching and scholarly interests include marriage and family, sociological theory, and the relationship between Christianity and sociology. He has published in the areas of family life, Christianity and the sociology of knowledge, and faith and culture. He serves on the board of an ecumenical community service agency and is an elder in a Presbyterian church.
Harold Heie is director of the Center for Christian Studies at Gordon College and senior fellow at the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities. He previously served as vice president for academic affairs at Messiah College (Pa.) and Northwestern College (Iowa), after teaching mathematics at Gordon College and The King's College (N.Y.). He holds a Ph.D. in mechanical and aerospace engineering from Princeton University. He is coauthor, with David Wolfe, of The Reality of Christian