Dave Reese, BA., MRE., DRE., PHD, and THD., is the founder and director of Open Bible College International. He began three independent Baptist churches, several Christian day schools and developed a unique Christian day school curriculum. He holds Bible and mission conferences.

Dr. Reese taught in a resident Bible College for over 20 years, as well as serving as a pastor during that time.

Dr. Reese is the Founder-President of an active, worldwide mission agency reaching into remote areas. Funds from the internet correspondence Bible school help support that ministry. Dr. and Mrs. Reese are directly involved on the field and have several years of ministry in the Philippines- starting churches and training nationals.