Meet our Team

Kevin Stilley

CFO & Vice President of Finance and Advancement


Kevin Stilley is a proud graduate of Criswell College (1992) and has served as a Vice President for the school since 2015. He previously served as an instructor and administrator in higher education institutions, in a variety of business and church positions, and in the U.S. Air Force. He and his wife are devoted to their six children, who always keep things “interesting.” When not engaged in activities related to the college or his family, you will likely find him running trails with his Finnish Lapphund, Miley, or reading a good book. He is a member of Graceview Baptist Church in Burleson, Texas.

Rob Collingsworth

Director of External Relations


Rob Collingsworth has been at Criswell since 2015 and moved to his current position as Director of External Relations in June of 2019. He previously worked at Criswell as the Director of Communications and as the Communications Specialist at Samford University, where he received his B.A. in Journalism. Prior to coming to Criswell he served in a variety of roles at Southwestern Seminary, where he earned an M.Div. with an emphasis in ethics. He writes freelance for various publications and is a member of The Village Church Fort Worth. Rob and his wife, Rebeccah, have three children.

Cesia Juárez

Director of Annual Giving


Cesia Juárez came to Criswell in June of 2020 to serve as Director of Annual Giving. Previously, she worked as a Financial Community Guide for Thrivent Financial and as a Ministry Assistant at the Dallas Baptist Association. Additionally, she served as Director of Admissions and Registrar at Baptist University of the Americas in San Antonio, Texas, where she obtained a B.A. in Business Leadership. She also holds an M.B.A. from Dallas Baptist University and recently completed a Certificate of Professional Fundraising from Boston University. Cesia is married to husband, Luis Juárez, who also works at Criswell as Vice President of Student Affairs and Dean of Students. She is a member of First Baptist Church Kaufman en Español and serves alongside her husband in the media and marketing ministry.

Karen Womack, Advancement Associate

Karen Womack

Advancement Associate


Before coming to Criswell in 2017 as Advancement Associate, Karen Womack was an administrative assistant, events support, and writer in the Creative Services Department at Hope for the Heart, a biblical counseling ministry. She also brings to the team experience in customer service, spanning 16 years in the insurance industry and five years at an architecture firm. In her role, Karen supports the department overseeing the donor database, corresponding with our contributors, and financial reporting. Karen and her husband Tim have six adult children and seventeen grandchildren. They are devoted to the Lord, faithful members of Denton Bible Church, and participate in various ministries.

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