Dr. Del Tackett is the architect and teacher of The Truth Project—a worldwide small group initiative designed to instill a Christian worldview within the body of Christ. Truth Project small groups are currently active in over 130 countries and estimates are that four to five million people have attended the study.
Dr. Tackett recently wrote and co-hosted the television series Cross Examine, presenting biblical worldview teaching through the use of real-life stories.
Dr. Tackett currently teaches biblical studies of social order at the Focus Leadership Institute, a semester program for college students. He served as the President of the Leadership Institute for five years as well as Executive Vice President of Focus on the Family.
Dr. Tackett is one of the founders of New Geneva Theological Seminary and was a professor of numerous worldview courses. He continues to serve on the Board of New Geneva and as an adjunct professor. Dr. Tackett also teaches as an adjunct professor for the Alliance Defense Fund’s Blackstone Fellowship and for Summit Ministries.
Dr. Tackett completed more than 20 years of service in the United States Air Force. During the George H. W. Bush administration, he served at the White House, where he was appointed by President Bush as the director of technical planning for the National Security Council. Dr. Tackett has held positions in various senior engineering, analyst and management capacities at Kaman Sciences Corporation and ITT Industries. As a professor, Dr. Tackett has taught more than 30 undergraduate and graduate courses at numerous institutions on topics ranging from philosophy and worldview to science and management.
Dr. Tackett holds three earned degrees (D.M., Colorado Technical University; M.S., Auburn University; B.S., Kansas State University).
Dr. Tackett is married and has four grown children and resides in the Black Forest of Colorado.