Our 2019-2020 Board

The Georgia United Methodist Foundation is governed by a Board of Trustees. Members are elected to three-year terms and confirmed by The North and South Georgia Conferences of The United Methodist Church at its annual meetings. Effective July 1, 2019, our 2019-2020 Board will consist of the following elected and ex-officio members.

David A. Duke, Chair

Retired, Brady Ware & Company, Atlanta

Kathryn H. Dennis, Vice Chair

Community Foundation of Central Georgia, Macon

Charles L. Bachman Jr.

Gregory, Doyle, Calhoun & Rogers, LLC, Marietta

Bert Bennett

Draffin & Tucker, LLP, Albany

Charles W. Buffington Jr.

Generis, Canton

Tracy L. Crump

Retired, Foundation of Wesley Woods, Brookhaven

William T. Daniel Jr., Immediate Past Chair

Vaden Automotive Group, Savannah

Gary T. Fuller

Retired, Woolworth Overseas Corporation, Dunwoody

Lee D. Highsmith

Junior Achievement of Georgia, Gainesville

Rev. Dr. Bernice W. Kirkland

Atlanta College Park District, The North Georgia Conference, Atlanta

Ruth A. Knox

Retired, Wesleyan College, Thomson 

Kathy McCollum

Retired, Wesley Glen Ministries, Macon

Rev. Dr. William B. Neal III

Wesley Chapel UMC, McDonough

Richard Shinhoster

Diaspora Marketplace, Savannah

Georgia G. Slagle

Howard, Moore & McDuffie, PC, Macon  

Calvin R. Stamps

Bretwood Capital Partners, Atlanta

William A. Vogel

Montag & Caldwell, Atlanta

Rev. Elaine Wilder

Level Creek UMC, Suwanee









Bishop R. Lawson Bryan

Resident Bishop, The South Georgia Conference, Macon

Bishop Sue Haupert-Johnson

Resident Bishop, The North Georgia Conference, Atlanta

Keith M. Cox

Treasurer and Director of Administrative Services, The North Georgia Conference, Atlanta

Dr. Derek W. McAleer

Treasurer and Director of Administrative
Services, The South Georgia Conference, Macon

Elijah F. Moore,Trustee Emeritus

Retired, SunTrust Bank, Stone Mountain