Quinton Howitt works as Academic Dean and Professor for The Vineyard Biblical Institute. He spent several years working with a colleague on the establishment of the SA Theological Seminary (SATS). Following this, he worked for a poverty alleviation company and became the theological research director for Bruce H. Wilkinson (Walk Thru The Bible). This work took him into some of the most diseased and poverty stricken areas within Africa. His Masters (M.Th) and Doctorate (D.Th) degrees were in the fields of Systematic, Biblical and Practical Theology.