DepartmentCollege of Arts and Sciences Department of Humanities
- BS, Pillsbury Baptist Bible College, Owatonna, Minnesota
- MA, Academy of Art University, San Francisco, California
Before coming to Maranatha, Mr. Mielke was the campus photographer and photography teacher at Pillsbury Baptist Bible College for two and a half years. He also started Milky Way Photography in 2006 to help remain relevant in classroom instruction. His portfolio consists of weddings, portraits, and sports (NFL, NCAA D1) photography. In 2009 Tim Mielke came to Maranatha teaching photography and video classes. He became Assistant Professor in 2011 and teaches classes largely within the Communication Arts and Digital Media Marketing programs. He is also the Director of Photography for the Maranatha Communications Office.
Mr. Mielke was born and raised in Minnesota until high school and still remains a strong Minnesota Twins and Vikings supporter. Since 2009 Tim Mielke has been a member at Calvary Baptist Church in Watertown, WI, where he has been heading up the PowerPoint presentations of the Audio \ Visual Ministry. Recently he has headed up the Calvary Baptist softball team in the Watertown league. He is married to his wife, Nancy, and they have four young children. When not teaching, you can find Mr. Mielke with photographing, playing sports, or attending a Sabercat athletic event with family.Back to Faculty List