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Charles Rod Hembree was born in 1961. He entered the workforce at the age of 13 and by 14 was studying television production at the Rex Humbard Studios in Akron, Ohio. It was at this time that he also began training in audio engineering, developing his skills in radio production. As he continued his pursuit of media production, Rod began to work at the PTL Club with Jim Baker when he was 18. Upon graduation from high school, he moved with his family to Canada where he worked at Kennedy Road Tabernacle in Brampton, Ontario. In 1984, he joined the ranks of Gibraltar Satellite Network in Buffalo, NY, and later that year joined Tavco Marketing and Media working as Executive Vice President. In 1987, he moved to Toronto, Ontario joining the 100 Huntley Street staff as Sr. Producer. In 1993, Rod took the position of Executive Director with Quick Study Television.
• Diploma – Broadcast engineering NRI
• Diploma – Production School – Toronto
• Doctor – Biblical Theology – Phoenix University of Theology – Th.D.
• Doctor – Ecclesia – Phoenix University of Theology – D.E.
Janice Hembree began her work in the television ministry with Quick Study Television in 1993. She has held many roles in the function of the ministry and the production of various television programs, always striving to serve and uphold the integrity of the teaching and reading of the Word of God. Currently, Janice co-hosts and writes for the daily Quick Study Television program as well as managing the offices and staff of Quick Study. Janice also spends her weekends in ministry as she leads worship at Good Friends Fellowship church in Orangeville, Ontario.
Corie Hembree-Bobechko began her on-air career as a young child appearing alongside her father in the inquisitive children’s show The Adventures of Enoch. As a teen she appeared in the young adult program Just the Facts and hosted and wrote segments for The Adventures of Enoch. In 2004, Corie began appearing on and writing journalistic segments for The Walk & The Word television program. From September 2010 to the present she appears as a daily co-host and content writer on Quick Study Television.
• Master of Theology – Phoenix University of Theology
• Master of Ministry, Biblical History – Phoenix University of Theology
Ryan is the head of the Creation Science research department at Quick Study Television and is a teacher at Bible Discovery Seminary and College. He earned his Masters degree in ministry with a distinction in Creation Science from Phoenix University of Theology in 2013. This was the first Masters degree with a distinction in Creation Science ever awarded to anyone at PUT. He first appeared on television in September of 2010 on the weekend editions of the Quick Study television program where he presented Biblically based scientific reports. He continues to present these reports on the weekends as well as on every Friday edition of the Quick Study television program. Ryan’s ultimate passion is to spread the Gospel of Jesus Christ using science.