Alumnus of the Year: Todd Erickson ’87

Alumnus of the Year


Todd Erickson has served in ministry for over 20 years. During the course of his ministry he has used his Covenant education to influence, teach, and disciple thousands of young men and women. Todd founded the Edge conference that has been held on Covenant’s campus for more than twenty years. The conference has shared the Gospel with more than 20,000 students and exposed them to the Covenant College campus.


Todd has been instrumental in the lives of countless students, volunteer leaders, and Edge staff—training and nurturing them in the Lord.



Six years ago, Marshall ’08 and Katherine Whitmire Teague ’06 thought they would spend the rest of their lives in Oregon. Today they live on Lookout Mountain, where they operate a sustainable farm called EdenThistle.

Covenant College

Covenant alumni Jake Groenendyk, Alex Weir, & Bryan Zumbach reflect on what they’ve learned during their first year away from Covenant in a recent Bagpipe article.

Covenant is #5 among baccalaureate colleges in the nation for graduates who earn PhDs

Visit the new distinctives site to explore a set of fast facts that help define the unique experience and value that a Covenant College education provides.
Dr. Hans Madueme, assistant professor of theological studies, delivered the 2016 Homecoming faculty lecture on Sept. 17.