Administrative team

Welcome to the Administrative Leadership Team

Karel Norman, Dean of Students and Spiritual Life

Mr. Norman has  a Master's in Pastoral Ministry from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Evansville, Indiana as well as a Bachelor's in  Business Administration/Management from Crown College.  His past work with Youth For Christ, Youth Unlimited, 10 years on the mission field in Nicaragua as well as being an alumnus of TBS ('93) will all serve him well in this role working with students on our campus.  He and his wife, Myra, have three children all of whom are currently attending Tacoma Baptist.
Email: knorman@tacomabaptist.org 
Dean of Education (K-12)
Mrs. Baker has a BA in Psychology from Pacific University and a MA in Learning Disabilities (Diagnostics and remediation) from Northwestern University.  She has been in education for 22 years, Administration for 6 years, and had a private practice for 16 years.  She loves to use creative interactive teaching with using each students unique strengths.  She and her husband, Jeremiah, have been married 17 years and have 3 children that currently attend Tacoma Baptist.
Email: [email protected]
Athletics Director & Associate Dean of Students
Coach Wing has a Master of Science in Physical Education from Eastern Washington University and a double Bachelors in English and Spanish (Education)  from Gonzaga University.  She has been in education, including both teaching and coaching, for 24 years, 6 of them at TBS.  She spends her spare time working out, reading, enjoying family time, and scrapbooking.  She is married to her husband, Tracy, who is retired from the military after 20 years of service.  They have two boys, one a recent TBS graduate and one currently attending.
Email: [email protected] 
Director of Advancement & Military Services
 Mrs. Rush has a BA from University of North Carolina and is in her fourth year at TBS.  She has been married to the love of her life for 14 years.  They have 3 boys who currently attend TBS. She loves meeting new people and enjoys traveling in her spare time.
Email: [email protected]