Board of Directors

The Foundation’s diverse statewide Board of Directors sets policies for implementation by experienced and competent staff members. Fiduciary responsibilities are met by wisely managing funds to support Methodist ministries.

Throughout our history, remarkable individual board members have made personal gifts of time, talents, and resources to allow the Foundation to grow.

Board of Directors 2023-2024

Todd Burris, Conway

Rev. Andreá Cummings, Baltimore, MD

Dr. Debra Fiser, Little Rock

Rev. J.J. Galloway, Hot Springs

Sam Gibson, Benton

Rev. Phil Hathcock, Maumelle

Bert Kell, Rogers

Bill Kincaid, Fayetteville

Eddie Martin, Little Rock

Bishop Laura Merrill, Little Rock

Rev. Ronnie Miller-Yow, Little Rock

Gary Nutter, Texarkana

Loria Oliver, Rogers

Jill Penick, Little Rock

Rev. Jim Polk, Benton

Jan Pugh, Lake Village

Rev. Judy Rudd, Pine Bluff

Steve Shults, Little Rock

Dewitt Smith, Ninety-Six, SC

Eddie H. Walker, Jr., Fort Smith

Rev. Brittany Watson, Little Rock

Dr. Calvin White, Jr., Fayetteville



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