HSU Box 16000
Abilene, Texas 79698
Office (325) 670-1227
Married to Carol Bardin Hall. (Attended Hardin-Simmons University, 1965-68. Received B.S. in Secondary Education from North Texas State University in 1970 and M.Ed. in Guidance Counseling and Student Personnel Services in 1973.)
Two adult children: Lana McCutchen and Chad Hall
Three grandchildren: Lilly McCutchen, Ada McCutchen and Chloe Hall
Convention Speaker, “Effective Governmental
Relations,” National Roadside Business Association,Annual Meeting, Sarasota, Florida, 1981.
Speaker, “Practical Politics Seminar,” Arlington
Chamber of Commerce, 1981.
Presenter, "Comparing Political Parties in
Congress and the Texas Legislature,” Taft Institute of Government Seminar for
Teachers, Abilene Christian University, 1986.
Dinner Speaker, Royal Oil Company Awards Banquet, “I’m
Glad,” Fort Worth, Texas, 1987.
Presenter, Capitol Press Briefing on Higher Education,
Austin, Texas, 1992.
Presentation, “Legislative Process Seminar,” Abilene
Chapter of the Texas Association of Business and
Chambers of Commerce, 1997.
Forum Presenter, “Distributing Power:The Texas Constitution and the Structure of
Government,” Independent Colleges and Universities of
Texas, Inc., Presidents’ Seminar, 2000.
Conference Moderator, “The Social Security
Summit:Strengthening the System for
Tomorrow,” sponsored by Congressman Charles Stenholm
and the Public Forum Institute, 1997.
Luncheon Speaker, “Biblical Principles for
Effectiveness,” Abilene Woman’s Club, 1994.
Awards Luncheon Speaker, Texas Society of CPA’s,
Abilene Chapter, 1992 and 1999.
Luncheon Speaker, Baptist Development Officers
Association of the Association of Baptist
Colleges and Schools, Nashville, Tennessee, 1991.
Breakfast Speaker, Texas Baptist Development Officers
Association, El Paso, Texas, 1999.
Dinner Speaker, Fort Worth Association of CLU’s, 1999.
Panelist, Leadership Abilene Seminar, “In Search of
Academic Excellence,” 1992.
Speaker, “Take, Bless, Give,” Fellowship of Christian
Athletes, Abilene, 1995.
Presentation, “Focus on the Cooperative Program,”
Executive Board of the Baptist General Convention
of Texas, 1993.
Breakfast Speaker, National Prayer Breakfast
Observance, Dyess Air Force Base, January, 1995.
Forum Panelist, “Reflections on Restructuring
Institutions of Higher Learning,” Southern Association
of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges,
Annual Meeting, Nashville, Tennessee, 1996.
Speaker, Police Academy Graduation Ceremony, Abilene,
Commencement Address, Southwestern Baptist Theological
Speaker, Independent Colleges and Universities of
Texas, Capitol Seminar, 2002
Presentation, “Trustee Orientation: A President’s
Perspective,” Baptist General Convention of Texas Trustee
Orientation, 2007, 2009.
(In addition to the above, Dr. Hall has made more than
500 presentations and speeches during his career.)
2200 Hickory, Abilene, TX, 79698
Operator: (325) 670-1000
Campus Police: (325) 670-1461