La Tonia Winston

La Tonia Winston earned a PhD in Educational Studies with an emphasis in Higher Education at TEDS. She is currently the Director of Learning & Teaching Success at Trinity Christian College/ Assistant Professor of Education. She is from Milwaukee, WI. Prior to pursuing seminary studies, she served as adjunct instructor and the Dean of Enrollment and Student Services for City College Milwaukee/Assembly of God District School of Ministry. She holds a MA in Human Resources and Labor Relations earned from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, and completed a MA in Christian Doctrine and Church History at Regent University in 2010. She served as a Christian education and discipleship pastor for an Assemblies of God church in Milwaukee, prior to beginning her doctoral studies. Her research interests are currently focused on education and culture, specifically narrative pedagogies (the use of personal cultural stories and gospel stories in spiritual formation), higher education administration, and mentorship of college students. She hopes to bring her passion and commitment for faith-based adult learning to both the Academy and the Church.