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CPE Faculty & Staff

Professional Staff

Pastoral Care staff includes one VP Mission and Ministry, five Pastoral Care directors, Two ACPE Educators, eight staff chaplains, six Associate Chaplains, one CPE Administrative Assistant, one Pastoral Care Administrative Assistant, many Pastoral Care Team Volunteers & Eucharist ministers at all facilities.

Division of Mission and Ministry

Rev. Keith Bruce, VP Mission & Ministry

Clinical Pastoral Education Faculty

Rev. Mark E. Hart D.Min, BCC, ACPE Certified Educator, Regional Director of CPE, Baptist Health System
Rev. Steve Saunders, M.Div., BCC , ACPE Certified Educator 

Clinical Pastoral Education Administrative Assistant

Debbie Moczygemba, Baptist Health System

Pastoral Care Directors/Adjunct CPE Faculty

Rev. Katie Ivey, M. Div., MCM – Mission Trail Baptist Hospital
Rev. Tim Cranfill, D.Min., BCC – Northeast Baptist Hospital
Rev. Michael  Robison, M.Div. BCC – Baptist Health System
Rev. Mark Spain, M.Div., BCC – North Central Baptist Hospital
Rev. David Kirk, M.Div., BCC – St. Luke's Baptist Hospital

CPE Faculty Information


The Reverend Mark Evans Hart, D.MIN., BCC, ACPE Certified Educator
Regional Director of Clinical Pastoral Education


1997 - Brite Divinity School, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas
1998 - Doctor of Ministry with Pastoral Care and Counseling emphasis.
1984 - Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary, Mill Valley, California, Master of Divinity.
1979 - Wayland Baptist College, Plainview, Texas. Bachelor of Arts Religion and Psychology

Vocational History

2006-Present - Regional Director of Clinical Pastoral Education, Baptist Health System, ACPE Certified Educator
2002-2006 - Director of Clinical Pastoral Education, Baptist Health System; Director of Pastoral Care, Baptist Medical Center, San Antonio
1993-2002 - Manager of Clinical Pastoral Education, Gundersen Lutheran, LaCrosse, Wisconsin
1997, 1999 - Interim Pastor First Baptist Church, LaCrosse, Wisconsin
1994 - CPE Supervisor
1989-1992 - CPE Supervisor, Children's Medical Center of Dallas; Residency and Supervisory Training in Clinical Pastoral Education completed at Children's Medical Center of Dallas
1987-1989 - Pastor, Advance Baptist Church, Advance, North Carolina
1986-1987 - CPE Resident, North Carolina Baptist Hospitals Inc., Winston-Salem, North Carolina
1984-1986 - Missionary Journeyman, Foreign Mission Board, Southern Baptist Convention. Mombasa Baptist High School, Mombasa, Kenya
1983-1984 - Two Basic Units at University of California, Medical Center at San Francisco, San Francisco, California

Organizational Memberships

1994 - CPE Supervisor, Association for Clinical Pastoral Education
1994 - Board Certified Chaplain, Association of Professional Chaplains


The Reverend Stephen Leslie Saunders, M.Div., BCC, ACPE Certified Educator
ACPE Certified Educator Faculty


1984 - Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, Texas, Master of Divinity
1979 - East Texas Baptist College, Marshall, Texas, Bachelor of Arts, Religion and Social Science

Vocational History

2012-Present - ACPE Certified Educator, Baptist Health System, San Antonio, TX
2011-2012 - CPE Associate Supervisor, Baptist Health System, San Antonio, TX
2007-2011 - Supervisory Resident, Baptist Health System, San Antonio, TX
2006-2007 - CPE Resident II, Methodist Hospital, San Antonio, Texas Oncology Specialty
2005-2006 - CPE Resident I, Scott & White Medical Center, Temple, Texas
2004-2005 - Staff Chaplain, White Memorial Medical Center, Los Angeles, California
2005 - Basic Unit, ST. Camillus Center for Pastoral Care, Los Angeles, California
2003-2004 - Associate Pastor, Church of Acts, Bismarck, North Dakota
1998-2002 - Pastor, First Baptist Church, Mandan, North Dakota
1993-1998 - Pastor, Mobridge Southern Baptist Church, Mobridge, South Dakota
1988-1993 - Associate Pastor, Central Baptist Church, Port Arthur, Texas
1984-1986 - Pastor, First Baptist Church, Duncan, Arizona

Organizational Memberships

2008 - Supervisory Candidate, Association of Clinical Pastoral Education, Inc.
2011 - CPE Supervisor, Association of Clinical Pastoral Education
2012 - CPE Supervisor, Association of Clinical Pastoral Education