Board of Directors

GBM Board of Directors

We have member faith communities that are represented on the Board of Directors, as well as individual at-large members:

African Methodist Episcopal (AME) – 9th Episcopal District

Kellene Brooks
Mabel Clark
Tamika Weeks Davis
Doris Hardy
Gloria Vail

African Methodist Episcopal Zion (AME Zion) – North Alabama Conference

Rev. Dr. Sondra Coleman
Rev. James Rutledge, Jr.
Deborah Taylor

Alabama Cooperative Baptist Fellowship

Carol Dean

Birmingham Friends Meeting

Ned Freeman
Chris Kennedy
Kay Hogan Smith

Birmingham Islamic Community

Kareem El-Amin, Sr.
Hussein Latif
Ashfaq Taufique

Catholic Diocese of Birmingham

Carol Binder
Jerald Norris

Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) – Alabama & Northwest Florida Region

John Neville

Christian Methodist Episcopal (CME) – 5th Episcopal District

Rev. Dollie Pankey
Ronald Truss

Evangelical Lutheran Church of America

Rev. Carolyn Hayford

The Episcopal Church – Diocese of Alabama

Barbara Johnson
Kay Williams

Holy Trinity – Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Cathedral

Dwight Greene

Presbyterian Church USA – Presbytery of Sheppards and Lapsley

Sara Brown
Jessica Germany

Sixteenth Street Baptist Church

Valisa Brown

Temple Beth-El (Conservative Judaism)

Karen Weinrib

Temple Emanu-El (Reform Judaism)

Kaydee Erdreich-Breman
Richard Goldstein

Unitarian Universalist Church of Birmingham

Wynne Dimock

United Methodist Church – North Alabama Conference

Betty Likis

Members at Large

Penny Brown
Rev. Clinton Carr, Jr.
John Colon
Patty Faulkinberry
Rev. Lawton Higgs, Sr.

Patrick Mackin
Roger McCullough
James Sokol
John Taylor
Texys Morris Wheelock

Penny Brown
Rev. Clinton Carr, Jr.
John Colon
Patty Faulkinberry
Rev. Lawton Higgs, Sr.
Patrick Mackin
Roger McCullough
James Sokol
John Taylor
Texys Morris Wheelock

Emeritus Members

Rick Ambrose
Dot Baker
Evell Bowie, Jr.
Greta Clark
Carolyn Crawford
Merika Coleman
Magnolia Cook
Lillian Ford

Tom Forsee
Dorotheda Grey
Charles Jeffries
Hattie Belle Lester
Lee Martin, Jr.
Susan McAlister
Carolyn McKinstry
Tommie Mitchell

Rev. Christopher Perry
Alice Pierce
Martina Robison
Patricia Ross
Richard Sales
Ed Senter
Helen Tibbs Wilson

Rick Ambrose
Dot Baker
Evell Bowie, Jr.
Greta Clark
Carolyn Crawford
Merika Coleman
Magnolia Cook
Lillian Ford
Tom Forsee
Dorotheda Grey
Charles Jeffries
Hattie Belle Lester
Lee Martin, Jr.
Susan McAlister
Carolyn McKinstry
Tommie Mitchell
Rev. Christopher Perry
Alice Pierce
Martina Robison
Patricia Ross
Richard Sales
Ed Senter
Helen Tibbs Wilson