BOARD OF TRUSTEES

  • John Asher, Vice President Racing Communications, Churchill Downs
  • Cecil C. Barnett, Founder, Chairman and Owner, Algood Food Company
  • Bruce Blue, Chairman & CEO, Freedom Metals
  • Phillip Bond, Vice President & CFO, Metro United Way
  • LaVonda Boyd, President, Simmons Student Government Association
  • Ulysses “Junior” Bridgeman, President & Chairman, Manna, Inc.
  • Delbert Brown, Executive Secretary – College & Seminary Board, National Baptist Convention of America, Int’l, Inc.
  • G. V. Clark, Moderator, State of Texas, National Baptist Convention of America, Int’l, Inc.
  • Susan Collins, Civic Volunteer
  • Alfonso “Al” Cornish, System Vice President / Chief Learning Officer, Norton’s Healthcare
  • Bernard Crayton, Moderator, General Association of Baptists in Kentucky
  • Kevin Cosby, President, Simmons College of Kentucky (non-voting)
  • Robert Davis, National Baptist Convention of America, Int’l, Inc.
  • Brandon Dumas, Special Assistant to the President, National Baptist Convention of America, Int’l, Inc.
  • Floyd Greene, Senior Pastor, First Baptist Church (Versailles, KY)
  • Audwin Helton, Owner & President, Spatial Data Integration
  • Alice Houston, CEO, Houston-Johnson, Inc.
  • Marvin King, Senior Pastor, 1st Baptist Church (Winchester, KY)
  • Wayne Meaux / Dr. Chris Caldwell alternate as the Simmons Faculty Senate representatives (non-voting)
  • Sarah Newby, Representative, Baptists Women’s Education Convention,  Retired Educator (Lexington, KY)
  • Alma Pittman, Pittman Foundation
  • Daniel Corrie Shull, Senior Pastor, Burnett Avenue Baptist Church
  • Dr. Gregory F. Smith, Senior Pastor, Hill Street Baptist Church
  • Councilwoman Barbara Sexton Smith, Metro Louisville Councilwoman
  • Joel Taylor, Director of Christian Education and Discipleship, National Baptist Convention of America, Int’l, Inc.
  • Samuel C. Tolbert, Jr., President, National Baptist Convention of America, Int’l, Inc.
  • Keith Tyler, Senior Pastor, Antioch Baptist Church (Lexington, KY)
  • Dr. F. Bruce Williams, Senior Pastor, Bates Memorial Baptist Church