Faculty Highlight | Trey Johnson

Our students develop their intellect and increase their knowledge of God through The core-curriculum of our unique academic model. With instruction and guidance from our experienced faculty, students learn to view the world through God’s Word and strengthen their understanding of their Christ-centered calling. They focus on foundation studies and grow into lifelong learners—a valuable attribute necessary for them to succeed long after their time at Highlands College.

In our Faculty Highlight series, you will learn more about the outstanding faculty and instructors who educate and equip our students!


Trey Johnson

Professor Trey Johnson, M.Div. is a Professor of Biblical Studies Highlands College. He teaches Biblical Introduction and New Testament courses.

We asked Professor Johnson a few questions to better understand who he is and what he enjoys about teaching at Highlands College:


Published Author and Entrepreneur

What is your favorite part about teaching?

Getting to know each student and the opportunity to see students to evolve and grow in their love for God and his Word.

What is a fun fact about you?

I’m a foodie and an LSU Tiger fan.

What’s the best advice you have ever received?

My relationship with my parents.

What did you do prior to entering academia?

I had the ministry assignment as an Associate Pastor.

What do you consider your areas of expertise?

Biblical Studies and Writing

A quote or scripture verse that has impacted you?

“But by the grace of God I am what I am…”
— 1 Corinthians 15:10.

Why do you love working for HC?

Jesus’ words in Luke 10:2 is the heartbeat, the ability to empower and be empowered to live out the plan and purposes of God, community, and it’s a Spirit-led journey we are all on together.

What do you hope students will gain from your course?

Deeper intimacy with Jesus and a sincere love of God’s Word.

Thank you, Professor Johnson, for all you do. We value your dedication to teaching as you continue to develop, cultivate, and embed Christ-like traits into each student you interact with at Highlands College.