Trustees

  • Rev. Mylinda Baits – Latin America missionary, International Ministries, ABCUSA (Olympia, WA)
  • Ms. Lydia Flora Barlow – Senior Executive (Seattle, WA)
  • Dr. E. David Beaty – President, Beaty and Associates (Denver, CO)
  • Rev. Steve Bils – Executive Minister, ABC Central Pacific Coast (Portland, OR)
  • Rev. J. Edgar Boyd – Sr. Minister, First AME Church (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Rev. Dr. Leslie Braxton – Sr. Pastor, New Beginnings Christian Fellowship (Kent, WA)
  • Ms. Leona M. Bridges – Financial Consultant & Bd. Mbr. SF MTA (San Francisco, CA)
  • Ms. Linda Brougher – Retired educator and Baptist leader (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Dr. Nick Carter – ABSW President for the Interim
  • Ms. Choongsil Choi-Jung – Entrepreneur and retired business owner (Lafayette, CA)
  • Rev. Elizabeth Coleman – Attorney, Juvenile Dependency Court and Director of the Urban Resource Institute (Berkeley, CA)
  • Dr. Jennifer Davidson – ABSW Faculty Representative
  • Dr. Harold Davis – Retired Executive Director of the Hoursing Authority of Oakland & former President of ABCUSA and Bd. Mbr. National Council of YMCA’s (Oakland, CA)
  • Ms. LaDonna Harris – Student Representative (Berkeley, CA)
  • Rev. J. W. Matt Hennessee – Sr. Pastor Vancouver Ave. Baptist Church (Portland, OR) 
  • Dr. Youngil Kim – Visiting Professor of Ethics and Society & Director of Korean DMin program (Seoul, Korea)
  • Congresswoman Barbara J. Lee – 13th Congressional District, CA (Oakland, CA)
  • Ms. Leslie Ma Miller – Faculty for Disability Services, Rogue Community College (Medford, OR)
  • Rev. Dr. Marcia Patton – Executive Minister Evergreen Association of ABC & Chair of ABSW Board of Trustees (Seattle, WA)
  • Rev. Tim Phillips – Lead Pastor, First Baptist Church of Seattle (Seattle, WA)
  • Rev. John Polite – Former Pastor of Panorama Baptist Church Arleta, CA (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Rev. David Roberts – Retired Sr. Pastor of the First Baptist Church & former President of the ABC of the NW (Yakima, WA)
  • Min. Dorothy Spann-Agee – Retired Academic Leader and Administrator (Oakland, CA)
  • Rev. Dr. Steve van Ostran – Executive Minister, American Baptist Churches of the Rocky Mountains (Denver, CO)
  • Ms. Carol Wheeler –Former Dir. of Volunteer Services, Rainbow Mental Health Center (KS) and President of the Board of ABC of the Central Pacific Coast (Portland, OR)
  • Rev. Robert Wilkins – CEO YMCA East Bay (Oakland, CA)