Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Gary W. Ewen

Meet Dr. Gary W. Ewen

Degrees and Experience
  • DSL (Regent University)
  • M.Ed. (Colorado State University)
  • B.S., Education (Illinois State University)
Biography and Professional Achievements

Dr. Gary W. Ewen believes that there is more to success than making money. It’s all about making a difference. To make a difference, people need the right perspective. In the School of Business and Leadership, all of the business classes integrate faith in Jesus Christ as paramount. The goal is to act as a student's personal trainer in preparation to become a Christian business leader within their selected career and community.

Ewen has served for 33 years at Colorado Christian University. He spent 16 of those years as CCU's chief technology officer, 7 as a full-time faculty member, and the other 10 as the dean of the School of Business and Leadership and as a faculty member. Ewen has authored computer applications textbooks for Addison-Wesley and instructional computer software programs. He obtained numerous technological grants for CCU in the tens of millions of dollars. 

Awards and Certifications
  • Administrator of the Year, CCU student body, 2013, 2014, 2016, and 2017
  • Faculty Member of the Year by the CCU student body, May 2007
  • Faculty Member of the Year by the CCU Business Student Society (Chi Beta Sigma) May 2004
  • Award for Institutional Excellence in Telecommunications, ACUTA (Association of College and University Telecommunications Administrators), Washington D.C., July 2000.
  • Certified Paterson Center Advanced Guide in both LifePlan and StratOp processes