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Scriptura Leadership

Elizabeth Robar

  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Scriptura, founder
  • Psalms: Layer by Layer, co-founder
  • Elizabeth founded Scriptura in 2020. She received her Ph.D. in 2013 from the University of Cambridge, working first at Tyndale House and now running Scriptura, where she guides a dynamic team of 20 visual exegetes and a growing leadership team.
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Derek McLarty

  • Chief Operating Officer
  • Derek is our Integrator for EOS. He manages our growing team so we all move in the same direction with clarity, accountability, and orderliness.
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Ryan Sikes

  • Senior Visual Exegete
  • Ryan joined Scriptura in 2021 to work on the Psalms: Layer by Layer project. He leads our visual exegetical team. He studied at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and was previously a member of Wycliffe Bible Translators.
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Paula Dievendorf

  • Director of BT Partners
  • Paula is a skilled professional in business management, operations, and people-first leadership development.
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Board of Directors

Dave Ruth, Chairman

  • Dean of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, University of Austin
  • Ph.D., Naval Postgraduate School
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Paul Roberts

  • Entrepreneur, Advisor & Co-founder of CMR Surgical and Parc
  • PhD, University of Cambridge
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Simon Blake

  • Head of Strategic Corporate Finance, Price Bailey LLP
  • Past Chairman of the Board of Stewardship, a top 100 UK charity
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Julie Huang

  • Senior Finance and Operations Consultant, Seed Company
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Katie Frost

  • Ethnoarts Consultant (SIL)
  • Associate instructor, Dallas International University
  • Co-founder of Psalms: Layer by Layer
  • M.M., M.A., M.A.
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Elizabeth Robar

  • Scriptura CEO
  • Co-founder of Psalms: Layer by Layer
  • Ph.D, University of Cambridge
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Advisory Board

Aaron Hornkohl, Chair

  • Language Teaching Officer & Senior Research Associate in the Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, University of Cambridge 
  • Ph.D., The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
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Reinier de Blois

  • Global ICAP Coordinator and Translation Consultant, United Bible Societies
  • Director, Nida Institute
  • Ph.D., Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
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Randall Buth

  • Founder, Biblical Language Center
  • Vice-President, Institute for Biblical Languages and Translation
  • Ph.D., UCLA
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Phil King

  • Senior Linguistics Consultant (SIL)
  • Ph.D., London School of Theology
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Eric Sarwar

  • Adjunct Professor of Global Music at APU
  • Founder, Tehillim School of Church Music & Worship (Pakistan)
  • Ph.D., Fuller Theological Seminary
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Andy Warren-Rothlin

  • Global Translation Advisor, United Bible Societies
  • Ph.D, University of Cambridge
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