Hobe Sound Bible College
Alumni Election

The Alumni Association of Hobe Sound Bible College and Christian Academy is holding its biannual online election of officers. Elections are open for the positions of Vice President and Media Director.

All alumni of Hobe Sound Bible College and/or Hobe Sound Christian Academy are eligible to vote for officers. Alumni include anyone who attended either school for at least one semester. It is not required that alumni be graduates. Current and former faculty and staff, who did not attend the academy or college, are considered associate alumni and are not eligible to vote in elections.

Please vote for only one candidate for each position.
Voting will be monitored to verify that no individual is voting more than one time.

Voting opens April 22 and goes through May 3, 2024.

Vice-President Candidates

Alumni President - Rebecca Hoard

Jonathan Slagenweit

Incumbent

Jonathan Slagenweit (Incumbent)

Incumbent Vice President President, Jonathan Slagenweit, has faithfully served the Hobe Sound Bible College & Hobe Christian Academy Alumni Association since 2019, when he was appointed to the position.

Jonathan came to Hobe Sound in the fall of 2001. He graduated from Hobe Sound Bible College in 2006 with a BA in ministerial studies. Jonathan is married to Tonya (Bailey) Slagenweit, a HSCA and HSBC alumnus, and they have four boys: Tyler, Carter, Zachary, and Grant.

Jonathan served as youth pastor at Hobe Sound Bible Church 2007-2014. He is currently pastoring the Easley Bible Methodist church in Easley, SC.

Joel Veyon

Joel Veyon

Joel Veyon

Joel moved to Hobe Sound in 1996 and attended Hobe Sound Christian Academy for 13 years. He graduated from the Academy as salutatorian in 2012 and began attending Hobe Sound Bible College in the fall. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Ministerial Studies in 2017, and began teaching at Hobe Sound Christian Academy. He served as Jr. High Administrator and a teacher for 5 years. He continues to teach a high school Bible class.

In 2018, Joel married Kendra Blake and together they have ministered at Hobe Sound Bible Church since 2020. Joel serves as executive and youth pastor at the church. He enjoys ministering at the church and working with the young people of Hobe Youth.

Media Director Candidates

Alumni President - Rebecca Hoard

Sharon (Schenck) Walker

Incumbent

Sharon Walker (Incumbent)

Incumbent Media Director, Sharon Walker, has faithfully served the Alumni Association for several years. She first came to Hobe Sound Bible College as a transfer student for her junior year of college and graduated with a BA in 1974. She and Dalbert were married in 1978 and have worked in Christian ministry for most of their lives. For more than twenty-one years, they ministered at HSBC and HSCA. Sharon served as elementary secretary, dean of women, college development secretary, and work program director.

Dalbert and Sharon are now enjoying semi-retirement in Abbeville, South Carolina, where they love being near their four grandchildren, Nathan and Kevin (and parents, Daniel and Holly) and Kamden and Emorie (and parents, Jason & Jenness). Their sons and daughter-in-laws are all HSBC/A alumni.

Jason Walker

Jason Walker

Jason Walker

Jason moved to Hobe Sound in 1997 attending Hobe Sound Christian Academy and then Hobe Sound Bible College. He graduated in 1999 from HSCA and in 2003 from HSBC with a BA in Ministerial Studies. That same year he married Jenness Peak, his high school sweetheart.

After graduation he worked at HSCA teaching elementary and high school computer. In 2014 he and his family moved to Abbeville, South Carolina. Together they run a web design and development company (Website Ministries LLC) as well as an antique store (Crate and Quill LLC). They have two children, Kamden and Emorie.