Dr. Carol "Lynn" Brinkley


Director of Student Services and Alumni Relations


  • BS, North Carolina State University
  • MS, University of Tennessee-Chattanooga
  • MDiv, Campbell University Divinity School

  • DMin, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary


Lynn has served as Director of Student Services since 2007.  As Director of Student Services, Lynn has the opportunity to minister to students as chaplain, advocate, fellowship coordinator and friend.  Lynn’s favorite days are Tuesdays and Thursdays when the majority of our students are in Taylor Hall!


Lynn has spoken in various venues to include churches of various denominations, campus ministry, university chapel services, ministry retreats, local schools, and radio. Lynn currently serves on the national Baptist Women in Ministry board.


Lynn and her daughter, Taylor, reside in Fayetteville. Lynn is an ordained associate minister at First Baptist Church, Clinton, N.C.