Administrative team

Dean of Education

Mrs. Alyssa Baker

Master of Arts in Learning Disabilities, Diagnostics and Remediation; Northwestern University
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology; Pacific University
23 years in Education
7 years in Administration
Private Practice for 16 years

Mrs. Baker loves to use creative interactive teaching with using each students unique strengths.  She and her husband, Jeremiah, have been married 18 years and have 3 children that currently attend Tacoma Baptist.

Dean of Students and Spiritual Life

Mr. Karel Norman '93

Master in Pastoral Ministry; Trinity Evangelical Divinity School 
Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration and Management; Crown College 

Mr. Norman worked for 10 years on the mission field in Nicaragua with Youth For Christ, Youth Unlimited and is also an alumnus of TBS. He and his wife, Myra, have three children all of whom are currently attending Tacoma Baptist. 

Director of Advancement and Military Services

Mrs. Sue Ellen Rush

Bachelor of Science in Psychology; University of North Carolina

Mrs. Rush has been married to the love of her life for 15 years.  They have 3 boys who currently attend TBS. She loves meeting new people and enjoys traveling in her spare time.

Athletic Director and Associate Dean of Students

Mrs. Beth Wing

Master of Science in Physical Education; Eastern Washington University
Bachelor of Arts in English and Spanish (Education); Gonzaga University
25 years in Education, including coaching and teaching

Coach Wing 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.