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Gary Byers- serves as Assistant Director and Senior Archaeologist of the Shiloh Excavations and Assistant Director of the Tall el-Hammam Excavation Project, Jordan (since 2005). He has previously worked at Khirbet el-Maqatir (1995-2014), Khirbet Nisya (1993-1994) and Tel Miqne/Ekron (1984) in Israel. An adjunct professor at Trinity Southwest University (Albuquerque, New Mexico) and Faith Theological Seminary (Baltimore, Maryland), Gary has undergraduate and graduate degrees from Liberty University (Lynchburg, Virginia) and a graduate degree from Baltimore Hebrew University (Baltimore, Maryland). He serves on the Board of Directors of both the Near East Archaeological Society (2000-present) and the Associates for Biblical Research (2004-present). Over the past twenty years Gary has worked as Spiritual Life Director and now Deputy Director at Helping Up Mission, a long-term residential Spiritual Recovery Program for men struggling with chemical addictions in Baltimore, Maryland. He and his wife, Gayle reside in Frederick, Maryland.




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