Dr. Jody Dean, Assistant Professor for Christian Education, Director Mentoring Programs in Christian Education at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. Dr. Dean has years of ministry experience including children, youth, collegiate and adult ministries and specializes in church administration. He is the Regional Dean for Louisiana and Mississippi extension center for NOBTS. He teaches primarily in the area of leadership and administration for NOBTS. Recent research has led him to co-author a book entitled “PROTECT.” This resource explores the various aspects of people, character, online behavior, events, and cultural challenges facing youth ministry.