Rev. Dr. Erik Ireland is the Associate VP for Kingswood Extended. Dr. Ireland is a graduate of Houghton and Asbury. He and his wife Ashley live in Pennsylvania with their children Elias (born in Pennsylvania) and Eleanor (born in Saint John, Canada). There they are connected to the church where they met. Before joining Kingswood, Dr. Ireland was on staff at Christ Wesleyan Church where, among other duties, he recruited, trained, and supervised interns and resident pastors.


2021 – D.Min., Asbury Theological Seminary
2011 – M.Div., Asbury Theological Seminary
2003 – B.A. (Religion), Houghton University
2003 – B.A. (Music), Houghton University

Courses Taught

  • Expository Preaching
  • Theology of Worship
  • Methods of Bible Study