Arthur Wilson joined the Senior Leadership Team in April 2016 as Dean of Spiritual Life. Wilson began his tenure with Huntington University in 2009 as Director of the Horizon Leadership Program. In addition to being the Dean of Spiritual Life, Wilson will also continue to serve as Campus Pastor.
Wilson’s key responsibilities include community worship and teaching, spiritual development and growth for students and staff, pastoral care, and leading campus ministries and outreach opportunities. As a member of the Senior Leadership Team, Wilson will also be involved in the University’s strategic and long-term planning.
Wilson formerly served as the City Life coordinator for Fort Wayne Area Youth for Christ. City Life is a division of the Primetime Community Center that oversees day-to-day operations of the center and partners with Huntington University to offer educational resources, recreational activities, group meetings, small groups and Bible studies to at-risk teenagers. Wilson has represented Fort Wayne Area Youth for Christ on a national level by serving as a camp speaker and member of the City Life National Team.
In 2004, Wilson graduated from Taylor University Fort Wayne with a Bachelor of Science degree in pastoral ministries. In 2012, he earned a Master of Arts degree in youth ministry leadership from Huntington University.
Wilson and his wife, Shanon, have four children and reside in Fort Wayne. Wilson also serves as an assistance coach for the Forester track and field program working primarily with sprinters.
Assistant Track & Field Coach
Arthur Wilson returns for his 6th year as an assistant coach for the Forester track and field program. Wilson’s primary focus is working with sprinters. He coaches athletes in races up to the 400 meter dash, hurdles and all sprint relays.
Wilson brings several years of coaching experience to the position as a former assistant track coach and assistant football coach at Elmhurst High School. He knows the hard work and discipline it takes to be successful and pushes his athletes accordingly.
Wilson earned his BS in Pastoral Ministry at Taylor University in 2004 and his MA in Youth Ministry Leadership at HU in 2012. He currently serves as Huntington’s Campus Pastor. He, his wife Shannon and kids Vashtianna, Arthur Jr., Jair and Micaiah reside in Fort Wayne, Ind.