A new chapter has started at Bedford College as Steve Dixon assumes the role of CEO, taking the 80-year old college leaps and bounds into a new era of leadership.

The Board of Bedford College has announced the appointment of Rev Steve Dixon to the role of CEO for Bedford College.

Steve has an extensive educational background with a Bachelor of Information and Communication Technology, Master of Divinity, Master of Arts - Ministry, Graduate Certificate in Business Administration and is currently completing an MBA at Wollongong University.

As Chairperson of the Asia Pacific Baptist Federation Youth Committee and Lecturer at Morling College, Steve has a wealth of experience supporting and teaching young adults in a formal education setting, proving valuable to Bedford College with its diverse student base.

An inspiring leader with a history of overseeing significant growth in both established and new projects, Steve is passionate about empowering individuals, teams and communities towards sustainable impact. Skilled in team leadership, strategic thinking, innovation, management, training, community, public speaking and change management in the not-for-profit sector, Steve is a highly motivated leader.

“It is important to hit the ground running to ensure the excellent momentum the college has experienced will continue,” Steve Dixon says. “The team has done an excellent job in positioning Bedford College as a world-class tertiary vocational education provider and I am excited to join.”

With a mission ‘To be an innovative provider of quality training and to strive for excellence in all they do; To provide students with a caring, Christian environment which enhances their ability to succeed; and to assist individuals of all backgrounds and cultures to work and learn in harmony’, Steve will be a dynamic asset to the organisation as they celebrate a landmark 80-years in operation.

Board of Directors

Bedford College is governed by a Board of Directors who consist of:

  • Cathy Monro (Chair)
  • Matthew Fletcher
  • Meighan Heard
  • Phillip Nash
  • Allen Sibley
  • David Slinn
  • Peter Smith