Graduate School Admissions Representatives


Chris GreathouseChris Greathouse
Graduate Education Representative

MS (in progress), BA, John Brown University

2000 West University Street
Siloam Springs, AR 72761
P 479-524-7106 | 866-232-4723
C 479-549-7561

As the Graduate Education Representative, Chris enjoys sharing his passion for education with others. His purpose is to help others find the right program for their educational needs. He has chosen to work at John Brown University because of the University’s focus on producing teachers who are skilled professionals and reflective decision makers while exhibiting Christ-like characteristics.

Chris graduated from JBU's education program in 1995. He is drawing on his experience of teaching and administrating in different schools and countries for the past 16 years.

He enjoys spending time with his wife of 22 years and playing sports with his five children.


Cliff Murphy Photo

Cliff Murphy
Graduate Business Representative

MSLE, John Brown University; BS, Ozark Christian College

2000 West University Street
Siloam Springs, AR 72761
P 479-524-7450 | 866-232-4723
C 479-426-0745

As the representative for Graduate Business and Graduate Education programs. Cliff enjoys sharing his experience with potential students about how the JBU Graduate School shaped his intellectual, spiritual and professional life.

Prior to joining the staff at JBU, Cliff worked in the admissions department at Ozark Christian College for nine years. He has a passion for helping people develop their God-given talents through education and experience.

Cliff and his wife have one daughter.


Elizabeth PulleyElizabeth Pulley
Graduate Business and Counseling Admissions Counselor, Little Rock

MA, Regent University; BA, Baylor University

8114 Cantrell Road, Ste 250
Little Rock, AR 72227
P 501-771-9000 | 800-528-4723
C 501-860-4925

Elizabeth works with students interested in Graduate or Degree Completion programs in Little Rock. She chose to work at John Brown University because she believes that JBU cultivates an environment for students to excel in leadership, academics and Christian faith as they journey on the path the Lord has set before them.

Elizabeth is a native Arkansan who grew up in the Little Rock area. She has been married to Matt for over 14 years and they have two children, Maddy Kate (8) and Tyler (6). Things she loves: spending time with family, trips to the lake, football games and running.


Nikki Rader

Nikki Rader
Graduate Counseling Representative

MA, BA, Northeastern State University

2000 West University Street
Siloam Springs, AR 72761
P 479-524-7425 | 866-232-4723
C 918-253-7588

As the Graduate Counseling Representative for JBU, Nikki Rader believes finding a program that meets you not only educationally, but also spiritually, is vital to your success. "That is what separates JBU from many other universities," Nikki said. When talking with prospective students, she believes that it is important to share the mission of the JBU’s Graduate Counseling Program: to prepare counselors with Christ-like character, integrity, compassion, and commitment to be reflective professionals and skilled decision makers.

Prior to this position, Nikki worked as the Academic Assistance Coordinator/Learning Strategies Specialist/Reading Writing Specialist for JBU’s Student Support Services, where she enjoyed working with and helping students.

Nikki is married and has two children. She and her family enjoy traveling and spending time on the lake.