Director of Athletics
David Bireline brings in nearly 30 years of combined experience in intercollegiate athletics, including an 11-year tenure as Director of Athletics at Taylor University (Ind.) from 1997-2008.
He was Assistant Professor of Physical Education and Human Performance over his time as Athletics Director, and continued in that role throughout the 2008-09 academic year.
Although Bireline has spent the past 19 years in the state of Indiana, at Taylor University and Indiana Wesleyan, he earned bachelor's and master's degrees at Seattle Pacific University and began his coaching and athletics administration career at his alma mater.
He earned his bachelor of arts in business administration in 1982 before completing his master's of education degree in athletic administration in 1987.
has taught courses at the collegiate level since 1985 and holds membership in the National College Athlete Honor Society
Bireline also is a member of the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics, National Association of Basketball Coaches and Fellowship of Christian Athletes.
was a four-year letter-winner as an undergraduate at Seattle Pacific