Dr. Jeffrey Seif was raised in a traditional Jewish family. After coming to faith in Jesus, and in response to a call into vocational ministry, Jeff took studies at Moody Bible Institute, finishing finally with a master’s degree and doctorate from Southern Methodist University, Dallas. He has been a college/seminary professor for 27 years. Jeff is also a graduate of the North Texas Regional Police Academy, is a former Criminal Justice professor, and is a police officer (part-time) in the Dallas area. Dr. Seif holds the title “University Distinguished Professor of Bible and Jewish Studies” at The King’s University—Houston. He is the project manager for the Tree Of Life Bible. Jeff lost his wife of nearly thirty years, Patty, to ovarian cancer. They had two sons. Jeff remarried Dr. Barri Cae Mallin on October 25, 2015.