Serrano, Dr. Carlo
Dr. Carlo Serrano is an adjunct professor in PIU's John Wesley School of Leadership. He has over 13 years of combined experience in non-profit executive leadership as a lead pastor, teaching pastor, associate pastor, and professor. He also serves on the board of directors of multiple non-profit organizations. Dr. Serrano is a published researcher with work related to leadership emergence, ethical leadership, and servant leadership. He has a Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership (Ecclesial Leadership) from Regent University, an M.A. in Pastoral Counseling from Liberty University, and a B.A in Psychology from American Military University. Dr. Serrano also serves as the Teaching Pastor of oneChurch.tv in Clarksville, TN. He and his wife Jaemi have teenage sons.
- (2018). It seemed good to the holy spirit and to us: A biblical example of the organizational decision-making process. Journal of Applied Christian Leadership, 12(1), 10-15.
- (2018). The value of wisdom. Theology of Leadership Journal, 1(2), 40-47.
- (2018). The temple, the body, and the people: Ancient metaphors for the modern church. Journal of Biblical Perspectives in Leadership, 8(1), 3-11.
- (2017) The spiritual formation of ecclesial leaders: Insights from a burgeoning field. Journal of Biblical Perspectives in Leadership, 7(1), 80-90.
- (2017). Leadership fatigue: What new leaders can learn from an old king. Bloomington, IN: Westbow Press.
- (2016). Loyalty, discipline, and legacy: Exploring leadership emergence in a Brazilian jiu jitsu academy. International Journal of Martial Arts, 2(1), 1-11.
- (2014). Charismatic and servant leadership as seen in king Saul and young David: An inner texture analysis of 1 Samuel 17:1-58. Journal of Biblical Perspectives in Leadership. 6(1), 27-40.
- (2019, October). Resolve, change, and greatness: How the values of the US president unify and divide. Paper presented at the upcoming International Leadership Association 2019 Global Conference, Ottawa, ON.
- (2015, March) Systematic and spirit-led: 21st century hermeneutics and spiritual formation. Paper presented at the 2015 Holy Spirit and Christian Formation Conference, Regent University, Virginia Beach, VA.
- (2015, February). CEO no more: The future of church leadership. Paper presented at the Student Scholars Forum, Association for Biblical Higher Education Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL.
- (2014, December). Intoxicating leadership: Leading under the influence. Paper presented at the 2014 Virtual Conference on Moral Leadership, Regent University, Virginia Beach, VA.
- (2014, May). The sovereignty of God and charismatic leadership: Insights for the JBPL. Paper presented at the 2014 Roundtables of Leadership Research and Practice, Regent University, Virginia Beach, VA.
- (2014, May). An examination of the servant leadership assessment instrument and the servant leadership survey. Paper presented at the 2014 Roundtables of Leadership Research and Practice, Regent University, Virginia Beach, VA.