Newcomers include Callie Davis, staff assistant, Baptist House of Studies; Rebecca Hymes-Smith, staff assistant, Academic Affairs; Ana Kelsey-Powell, manager, Cokesbury Book Store; Joshua Martin, analyst, Information Technology Services; Phillip Russell, staff assistant, Office of Field Education; Tammy Thornton, staff specialist, Center for Continuing Education; and Sherry Williamson, public relations specialist, Office of Communications.
Paul Chilcote, visiting professor of the practice of evangelism, has accepted a faculty position in Methodist Studies at Ashland Theological Seminary in Ohio. He will begin the position in July. Greg Duncan D’77, associate dean for student services, has resigned to pursue other interests. Holly Durham, associate dean for General Administration and Finance, has accepted a position at N.C. State in Raleigh. Rob Knebel has been named director of GAF. Marge Lobsiger, administrative secretary, Office of Field Education, retired in December after 20 years at the Divinity School. Connie and Joey Shelton, both D’97, co-directors of Field Education and Church Relations, have accepted an appointment in their home state of Mississippi. They will serve as pastors at Galloway United Methodist Church in Jackson.