Mr. Self attended five semesters at CCCB after high school. He received B.S. and M.A. degrees from Northeast MO State Teachers College (now Truman University). He retired after 38 years as an elementary principal in Moberly. He is a member of Timber Lake Christian Church where he serves as an elder and sponsor the XYZ (Xtra Years of Zest) group for senior members.He serves on the CCCB board Student Success and Governance/Executive Committees.
He and his wife, Phyllis Kaser (alumni of CCCB), have two children and two granddaughters. His daughter and her husband are graduates of CCCB.
He says, “Having lived all my life in Moberly, I’ve had the privilege of watching CCCB grow from her founding to the college it is today. My mother served several years as the first treasurer of the college. I’ve had the privilege of serving on the Board of Directors for over 40 years and am thrilled at the growth and development from those first years of existence. I am also pleased to say that I believe in and support the mission of CCCB to train servant leaders for the local congregations and those around the world.”