Dr. Outlar received his doctorate in education from Wilmington College after earning two Bachelor of Arts degrees (Bible and History). He also holds two Master of Arts degrees (Education and Administration) from Columbia International University and Villanova University respectively. Dr. Outlar is a certified counselor through the National Association of Nouthetic Counselors (NANC) and holds a Superintendent’s Certificate with the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI). Additionally, he has served as an adjunct professor at Columbia International University.
Throughout his career, Dr. Outlar served as headmaster of four Christian schools, including Lancaster Christian School where he helped to engineer the merger with Living Word Academy forming Lancaster County Christian School. Prior to assuming this position, he served as president of Sandy Cove Ministries in North East, Maryland. In addition, Dr. Outlar has been a board member of the National Institute for Learning Disabilities (NILD), Association of Christian Counselors and Sandy Cove Ministries. He has also served as a consultant to Christian schools in the areas of board development, marketing, professional development and facility improvements and is a popular public speaker as well as a published author.