Faculty & Staff

Brig. Gen. Tim Gibson

Executive Vice President, Director of the Center for Leadership Development

Tim Gibson
  • Tenure at King's: June 2016 to Present


  • B.S. - English

    U.S. Air Force Academy , 1988

  • Master's - Management

    Colorado Christian University , 1998

  • Master's - Airpower Art and Science

    The Air University , 2002

Brigadier General Gibson has spent his career in the United States Air Force. Prior to joining King’s, he served as Vice Commander of the U.S. Air Force Expeditionary Center, Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey, which is the Air Force’s Center of Excellence for advanced expeditionary combat support training and education. Gibson received his commission through the Air Force Academy in 1988 and subsequently earned a Master’s degree in Management from Colorado Christian University and a Master’s degree in Airpower Art and Science from the School of Advanced Airpower Studies at Maxwell Air Force Base. In 2007, he was a National Security Fellow at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government. He has also served as an instructor pilot for the T-37 Tweet, C-5 Galaxy, TG-7A motorglider and KC-135 Stratotanker.

Gibson and his wife, Nancy, are members of the Parents Advisory Council at King’s. The Gibsons have three children: Jessica (MCA ’16) is studying in the Film M.F.A. Program in Creative Producing at Columbia University; Drew is studying at the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs; and Mary Beth is a homeschooled student.