Professors & Administration - University of Los Angeles










Rob Anderson

B.A. Mathematics Reed College

M.A. Mathematics University of Oregon

Lee Baca

A.A Political Science East Los Angeles College

B.A. Administration of Justice Cal State Los Angeles

M.P.A. Public Administration USC

D.P.A. Public Administration USC

Rev. Raymon Baker

A.A. - General Studies - Mount Vernon Nazarene College

B.A. - Sociology - Olivet Nazarene University

M.A. - Reading - Grand Canyon University

Dr. Jorge Calienes
B.S. - Kinesiology - Cal State Los Angeles
M.A. - Physical Education - Ashbourne University
Ph.D. - Kinesiology and Neuroscience - Ashbourne University

JaQay Carlyle, General Counsel
B.A. - Communication - U.C. Davis
J.D. - University of Pacific, McGeorge School of Law

Ernie Carr
B.A. - History - Pepperdine University
M.S. - Education - Management University of Laverne

David J. Castenholz
B.A. - German - Stanford University
J.D.. - Boston University

Frank DeGourville

Professor Frank DeGourville, is a 9th Degree Black Belt, and a retired LAPD Line Reserve Officer who served 23 years in the city of Los Angeles as well as teaching martial arts in the for over 40 years. The Professor has continuously trained over 30,000 students in the martial arts within the community. The Professor joined the teaching staff at the University of Los Angeles College of Divinity in the fall of 2019 teaching Christian leadership and ethics while focusing on self-responsibility and self-determination with his own unique flair. The Professor’s latest and highest achievement was being inducted as An Ancient Warrior Inductee. He was also inducted into the USA Martial Arts Hall of fame in 2005, receiving his Ph.D., Ma.D.Sc as well as being inducted into the World Martial Arts Association on the East Coast. He encourages all his students to train hard and become leaders by example. Loyalty, dedication, integrity, commitment and respect are instilled in every student that the professor comes Into contact with. The Professor will continue to pass on his knowledge in a positive way, the only way he knows – with Hard Work. The Professor continues to be a true Servant-leader and asset Worldwide through his over 50 year involvement with martial arts.

Carl Evans
A.A. In Psychology Los Angeles City College
B.A. in Psychology Argosy University

Greg Flores
B.A. Music Cal State Long Beach
M.M. Music Cal State Long Beach

Darren French
B.S. - Kinesiology - Cal State San Bernardino
M.S. - Kinesiology - Azusa Pacific University

Dr. Seymon Gofman
D.C. - Cleveland Chiropractor College

Issac Gordon, CPA
B.A. - Sociology - UCLA
M.B.A. - National University

Dr. Luther Guynes
B.S. - Business and Engineering - Cal Poly Pomona
M.S. - Economics - Claremont University
Ph.D. - Public Administration and Finance - Claremont University

Glenn Hefferman
A.A. - PE - Health - Harper Community College
B.A. - PE - Health Education - Northeastern Illinois University
M.A. - PE, Kinesiology, Sport Management - Ball State University
M.A. - Cross Categorical / Adapted PE Certified - Governors State University
M.A. - School Guidance Counseling / Academic Advising - Concordia University of Chicago

Fili Manu
B.A. - Religious Studies - USESS

Michael Miller

A.A. Humanities Glendale College

B.A. English Cal State Los Angeles

M.Ed. Education Azusa Pacific University

M. S. Physical Education Azusa Pacific University

Ph.D. Religions Studies U.S.E.S.S.

Dr. Rev. Misi Tagaloa

B.S. - Civil Engineering - University of Hawaii

M.B.A. - Long Beach State University

M.A. - Theological Studies - Claremont School of Theology

Ph.D. - Practical Theology - Claremont School of Theology

Dr. Chuck Parcell
B.A. - Psychology - L.A. Pacific College
M.A. - Psychology - Pasadena College
M.A. - Health and Safety - Cal State L.A.
Ph.D. Philosophy - University of Los Angeles College of Divinity

Scott Schultz
A.A. - English - Los Angeles City College
B.A. - English - UCLA

David Spencer
B.A. History - University of Delaware
M.A. Sociology - University of Pacific

Eric Stevens
B.S. - Business National University
J.D. - University of Los Angeles School of Law

L. Emerson Tagaloa
B.A. - Accounting - Menlo College

E. Samantha Tagaloa
B.S. - Exercise Science and Math - Seattle Pacific University

Mickey Tan
B.S. - Computer Science and Math - University of Illinois

Kristen J. Wyatt, Esq.
B.A. - Interdisciplinary Studies - Arizona State University
Jurisdoctor Studies - Southwestern Law School

Bishop. Jaquel J. Pitts

M.A. - History - American Military University

M.A. - Religion - Universal Life Church Seminary

B.A. - University Studies - Mayville State University

Albert Turner

A.A. - Child Development and Recreation - Compton College

B.S. - Kinesiology - Cal State Dominguez

M.S. - Kinesiology - Cal State Dominguez