Lyndon G. Furst (known as Jerry to his friends) is Professor Emeritus of Educational Administration at Andrews University. He recently retired from the deanship of the School of Graduate Studies at Andrews. Previous to that position he served as Professor of Educational Administration. He also worked in the Adventist school system for 21 years as elementary teacher and principal, academy principal, and Conference Educational Superintendent. Furst holds an Ed. D. in educational administration from the University of the Pacific.