DepartmentsCrowell School of Business
Undergraduate Business Department
Biola AffiliationsEmployee, Faculty


  • M.B.A., California University, Fullerton
  • B.S., Biola University
  • CPA, State of California


Michael Welles has been an adjunct professor at Biola University since 2003 and is a proud graduate of Biola's School of Business. He currently serves as the Executive Pastor of Administration at Calvary Church of Santa Ana where he has been on staff since 2002.Before moving into non-profit management, he served as an auditor at Arthur Andersen LLP where he earned his CPA. He loves mentoring college students and also serves as the Audit Committee Chair for Wycliffe Bible Translators.He met his wife Kelly while a student at Biola and they have one daughter and live in Santa Ana.

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