Bob Creson | Wycliffe Bible Translators

Bob Creson

President and CEO

Bob Creson and his wife, Dallas, have been working with Wycliffe for over 30 years. Throughout that time, Bob has served in a variety of positions, including leadership roles in Wycliffe Bible Translators International and SIL International, one of Wycliffe’s partner organizations. Bob served as Field Director in Cameroon and Chad, West Africa, as International Vice President for personnel and International Field Director for SIL International, and as a member of the Board of Directors of SIL. Bob was appointed President of Wycliffe Bible Translators USA in May 2003.

Bob currently serves on the boards of Wycliffe Global Alliance and Seed Company, as well as on the executive committee of the Forum of Bible Agencies, North America — an association of Bible agencies and organizations committed to promoting the love and use of Scripture. Bob also serves on the steering committee of Every Tribe Every Nation, an alliance dedicated to finishing the remaining Bible translation needs in this generation.

Bob attended Pepperdine University and pursued graduate studies in business management at California Lutheran College, and graduate studies in linguistics at the University of Oklahoma (Norman) and at the University of Texas at Arlington.

Bob and Dallas have been married since 1973. They have four adult children: Emily (married to Paul), Scott (married to Sarah), Jeff (married to Caroline), and Tim (married to Heather). They also have two grandchildren, Judah Michael and Audrey Grace.

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