Board of Trustees

The seminary is governed by a Board of Trustees composed of ministerial and lay leaders who represent the rich diversity of the Methodistic tradition. The diversity of the board reflects that of the student body in being interracial, international, and interdenominational in background.

List of Trustees

Derwood Boyles
Businessman
Jackson, Mississippi

Dr. Gary Briden
Denominational Executive
Jackson, Mississippi

J. David Chandler Jr.
Businessman
Dallas, Georgia

Bob Drummond
Businessman
Jackson, Mississippi

Sam Farrington
Businessman (retired)
Jackson, Mississippi

Todd Hammond
CPA
Columbus, Georigia

James I. Howard
Attorney
Horse Cave, Kentucky

Scott King
Businessman
Southhaven, Mississippi

Glenn Martin
Pastor (Retired)
Brookhaven, Mississippi

Tommy McKnight
Businessman
Kosciusko, Mississippi

Melvin Pace
Attourney
Jackson, Mississippi

Buddy Smith
Business Executive
Tupelo, Mississippi

Dr. Philip Speas
College President
Vancleve, Kentucky

Sonny Steel
Businessman
Jackson, Mississippi