- BS, Trevecca Nazarene University, 1989
- MA, Auburn University, 1992
- MA, Roosevelt University, 2000
- PhD, Texas Tech University, 2010
Dr. Jeffrey Wells has been teaching communications and theatre at the collegiate level since 1991. He rejoined the Trevecca community in June of 2016 after serving as chair for the division of communication arts and director of theatre at Oklahoma Baptist University (OBU). Before transitioning to OBU, he served as vice president for enrollment and marketing at Eastern Nazarene College; director of children’s ministry at Lubbock First Church of the Nazarene; associate professor, director of theatre, and director of film studies at Olivet Nazarene University; interim managing director and marketing specialist at Stageworks Theatre in Tampa, FL and executive director of The Pro-Kids Show in Nashville, TN. He and his wife, Laurie (Fry), have one daughter, Mary-Grace.