Executive Council

The Rt. Rev. Larry Benfield, Bishop

Ex Officio
Mr. John Tisdale, Chancellor
Mr. Ted Gammill, Treasurer
Ms. Linda Jones, Secretary
The Rev. Sam Loudenslager, Archdeacon
The Rev. Michael Briggs, CM Board Chair
Ms. Kaki Roberts, ECW President
The Rev. Jason Alexander, Canon to the Ordinary
Ashley Haggard, Youth delegate

2021
Ms. Elsa Crocker (Trinity Cathedral, LR)
The Rev. Jim McDonald (St. Paul's, Batesville)
The Rev. Stan McKinnon (Grace, Siloam Springs)
Ms. Sandra Powers (Holy Trinity, HSV)

2022
The Rev. Ray Brown (St. John's, Helena)
The Rev. Peggy Cromwell (St. Peter's, Conway)
Ms. Donna Gilbert (St. Mark's, Jonesboro)
Ms. Melissa Simpson (All Saints', Russellville)

2023
The Rev. Betsy Baumgarten (St. Mary's, El Dorado)
The Rev. Mark Harris (Trinity, Searcy)
Harold Hedges (St. Michael’s, Little Rock)
Sammye Owen (Trinity, Pine Bluff)

Board of Trustees

Ex Officio
Mr. John Tisdale
Mr. Ted Gammill

Investment Management
Mr. George Talbot

2023
The Rev. Craig Gavin (St. Andrew’s, Rogers)
Ms. Laura Wilkins (St. Paul’s, Fayetteville)

2023
Ms. Denise Chai (St. Michael’s, Little Rock)
The Rev. Greg Warren (St. Peter’s, Conway)


Standing Committee

2021
Mr. James Crews III (St. Andrew’s, Rogers)
The Rev. Rob Leacock (Episcopal Collegiate)

2022
Ms. Lara Flowers (St. Paul’s, Fayetteville)
The Rev. Mike Lager (St. John’s, Fort Smith)

2023
The Rev. Kate Alexander (Christ Church, LR)
Beth Matthews (Trinity, LR)


Camp Mitchell Board

Canon 15, Section 4

2021
The Rev. Linda Brown (St. Peter’s, Conway)
Mr. Craig Douglass (St. Mark’s, LR)*
Ms. Olivia Goza (Trinity Cathedral, LR)
Mr. Robert Seibert (St. Mark’s, LR)
2022
The Rev. Michael Briggs (St. Bart’s, Fort Smith)*
The Rev. Hannah Hooker (Christ Church, LR)*
Ms. Marcia Williams (Pine Bluff)

2023
Jenny Knight (All Saints’, Russellville)
The Rev. Greg Warren (St. Peter’s, Conway)*

* Appointed

 

Commission on Ministry

Canon 12

2021
The Rev. Carey Stone (St. Luke's, North Little Rock)
Mr. Keith Berner (St. Paul's, Fayetteville)

2022
The Rev. Cindy Fribourgh (St. Margaret's, Little Rock)
Mr. Scott Darwin (St. Mark's, Jonesboro)

2023
The Rev. Peggy Cromwell (St. Peter's, Conway)
Mr. Roger Webb (Christ Church, Little Rock)

2024
The Rev. Mary Vano (St. Margaret's, Little Rock)
Ms. Alison Burroff (St. Mary's, El Dorado)

2025
The Rev. Michael McCain (St. Mark's, Little Rock)
Ms. Samantha Haycock (St. Paul's, Fayetteville)

2026
The Rev. Betsy Baumgarten (St. Mary's, El Dorado)
Mr. John Adams (St. Margaret's, Little Rock)



Commission on Church Architecture and Allied Arts

Canon 17

2021
Mr. Tommy Jameson (Trinity Cathedral, Little Rock)

2022
The Rev. Michael McCain (St. Mark's, Little Rock)

2023
Ms. Debra Roberts (Christ Church, Little Rock)

2024
Mr. John Allison (St. Margaret's, Little Rock)

2025
The Rev. Patricia Matthews (St. Mark's, Little Rock)

Commission on Constitution and Canons

Canon 33

2021
The Rev. Lisa Corry (Trinity Cathedral, Little Rock)
Mr. John Flynn (St. Theodore's, Bella Vista)

2022
Mr. Keith Harvey (Christ Church, Little Rock)
The Rev. Mark Harris (Trinity Church, Searcy)

2020
The Rev. Elizabeth-Henry-McKeever (St. Michael's, Little Rock)



Deans of Convocations

Canon 32, Section 2

2021
The Rev. Neil Kaminski – Southwest (Holy Trinity, Hot Springs Village)

2022
The Rev. Patricia Matthews – Central (St. Mark's, Little Rock)
The Rev. Sara Milford – Northwest (All Saints', Bentonville)

2023
The Rev. Mark Nabors – Southeast (St. Alban's, Stuttgart)
The Rev. Matthew Richardson – Northeast (All Saints', Paragould)



Board of Review

Canon 32, Section 2

2021
Debby Nye (All Saints', Bentonville)
The Rev. Russ Snapp (Trinity Cathedral)
The Rev. Dee Stayton

2022
Mary Benjamin (Grace, Siloam Springs)
Lorraine Ferryman (St. John's, Helena)

2020
The Rev. Marna Franson (St. Nicholas', Maumelle)
The Rev. Danny Schieffler (St. Mark's, Little Rock)


Keller Fund for Mission

Canon 32, Section 2

2024
Ms. Cheryl Kester (Grace, Siloam Springs)

2025
The Rev. Russ Snapp (Trinity Cathedral, Little Rock)