- Master of Religious Education- American Institute for Advanced Biblical Studies (in progress)
- Bachelor of Arts (Divinity)- Summit School of Theology (1982)
Whaid Rose served as President of the General Conference from 1997-2015. In that role he provided high-level leadership and vision-casting for LifeSpring. Previously, Whaid served the church in various administrative capacities and pastored congregations in New York, North Carolina and Colorado. Whaid was also instrumental in the founding and success of Church Renewal Ministries and in that capacity traveled the country on an evangelistic preaching tour. He brings over 40 years of ministry experience to his work with LifeSpring.