About FSOM

Freedom School of Ministry is an affordable alternative to a traditional university experience. Through our partnership with Southeastern University (SEU), we offer competitive courses and the highest regional accreditation in the nation .

By taking accredited college courses, you will build a solid biblical foundation coupled with our ministry tracks to provide practical experience and market-place skills across multiple areas of ministry. This program trains you with the skills to work in a ministry team setting in a local church or Christian organization. We are excited to partner with God’s call on your life and prepare you to take your pivotal next steps.

MEET THE TEAM

Joshua Finley​
Site Director

Pastor Joshua’s passion for leadership & communication has afforded him opportunities to develop leaders and organizations all over the world. Yet, his favorite thing to do is help grow big people right here at home. Working with our FSOM students is his greatest joy. When he’s not serving Freedom Church he enjoys hiking with his wife and German Shepherd and road trips with their two teenage sons. 

Katie Burke​
Academic Affairs Advisor

Katie is passionate about partnering with people to help them achieve their academic goals and pursue their God-given dreams. Her experience as a mom, coach, teacher and director is evident in her individualized approach to advising students. Katie’s passion for people and education is perfectly aligned in her position at FSOM. Outside of FSOM, Katie and her husband enjoy spending time outside in the backyard with their children, dog, and pot-bellied pigs.

Josh Mitchell​
Assistant to Site Director

Josh Mitchell is enthusiastic about helping leaders and thinkers grow. He loves to see the transformation that comes from excellent teaching, coaching, learning, and growing. He enjoys helping people become more focused and productive so they can spend their energy on the things they are made for. He’s married to Hope and is a dad to Emma and Teddy Bear.

Justine Restrick​
Student Affairs Advisor

Justine brings with her an enthusiasm and passion for equipping learners with the tools they need to reach their full potential. With a unique blend of experience in education, transition, and higher education, Justine is thrilled to serve the students at FSOM. In her downtime, Justine loves to travel and seek out new adventures with her husband and three children. 

FREEDOM SCHOOL OF MINISTRY IS AN AFFORDABLE ALTERNATIVE TO A TRADITIONAL UNIVERSITY EXPERIENCE. WE OFFER COMPETITIVE COURSES AND THE HIGHEST REGIONAL ACCREDITATION IN THE NATION.