Governance

Responsibility for governing the Foundation is vested in a nine member board of trustees elected by the Baptist Missionary Association of America.

BMA Foundation Trustees

Foundation7Mr. Jonathan Baird – from Magnolia, Arkansas, Jonathan is a director and the Chief Financial Officer at Peoples Bank and is a Certified Financial Planner and partner in Mustard Seed Financial.

Mr. Craig Cloud – from Conway, Arkansas, Craig is the State Director of Aging and Adult Services at the Arkansas Department of Human Services and serves as Treasurer of the Arkansas Employees Federal Credit Union board.

Mr. Brian Gunnels – from Conway, Arkansas, Brian serves as Director of Operations at Antioch Baptist Church in Conway, AR and formerly served as Senior Vice President of Municipal Trading at Crews & Associates, an Investment Banking firm in Little Rock.

Mr. Steve Martin – from Conway, Arkansas, Steve is retired from the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality.

Mr. Greg Matthews – from Magnolia, Arkansas, Greg is a Petrochemicals Sales Manager.

Mr. Pat McCown – from Jacksonville, Texas, Pat is owner of wood products companies in East Texas and is a board member of the Texas National Bank.

Mr. Terry Milam – from Greenbrier, Arkansas, Terry serves as Executive Vice President of HomeBank of Arkansas.

Mr. Robert Wellborn – from Jackson, Mississippi, Robert is a retired Certified Public Accountant.

Mr. Van Widger – from St. Louis, MO, Van is retired from Bank of America where he worked in computer related technical services and from the Baptist Missionary Association of America Theological Seminary where he served as Business Manager.