• Lee University is led by an independent Board of Directors, who meet semi-annually with the president to conduct university business. This board comprises a varied collection of ministerial and business leaders, many of whom are Lee alumni. Members of the Board of Directors may be contacted through the Office of the President, at 423-614-8600.

    Dennis Livingston  


    Dennis Livingston, Chair (‘74)

    Administrative Executive, Central Church
    Charlotte, North Carolina

    Robert Daugherty  


    Robert Daugherty II, Vice Chair (‘85)

    Mathematics Educator, The Woodward School
    Atlanta, Georgia

    Marty Baker  


    Marty Baker (‘83)

    Lead & Founding Pastor, Stevens Creek Church
    Augusta, Georgia

    Emmitt Beall  


    Emmitt Beall (‘00)

    Director of Finance, Optum Advisory Services
    Nashville, Tennessee

    Patricia Carroll  


    Patricia Carroll (‘58)

    Co-Founder, Carroll Property Investments, Inc.
    Fort Myers, Florida

    Ishmael Charles  


    Ishmael Charles (‘87)

    Field Director, Church of God, Caribbean
    St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands

    Hector Diaz  


    Hector Diaz

    Financial Advisor, Longview Wealth Management, Inc.
    Atlanta, Georgia

    Kenneth Jones  


    Bobby K. Jones, II

    President & CEO, Deacon Jones Auto Group
    Princeton, North Carolina

    Wade Lombard  


    Wade Lombard (‘02)

    Managing Partner, Square Cow Moovers, Inc.
    Austin, Texas

    Jerry Madden  


    Jerry Madden (‘16)

    Senior Pastor, Praise Cathedral
    Greer, South Carolina

    Byron Medlin  


    Byron Medlin (‘89)

    Owner and CEO, Don Medlin Company
    Dyersburg, Tennessee

    Jeff Robinson  


    Jeffrey Robinson (‘86)

    Lead Pastor, Plant City Church of God
    Plant City, Florida

    Matt Sharp  


    Matthew Sharp (‘03)

    Senior Counsel, Alliance Defending Freedom
    Atlanta, Georgia

    Lee Storms  


    Lee Storms

    Owner and CEO, Convention Planners, Inc.
    Charlotte, North Carolina

    Clayton Watson  


    Clayton Watson (‘94)

    Administrative Bishop, Church of God, Minnesota
    Lakeville, Minnesota



    H. Bernard Dixon, Emeritus (‘59)

    Business Owner
    Cleveland, Tennessee 



    David Ramirez**

    Cleveland, Tennessee
    **Liaison from the Church of God International Executive Committee



    Ashley Freer (’99)

    Principal, Group Director & Strategy
    at Balcom Agency
    Ft. Worth, Texas



    Kelvin Tarukwasha (’98)

    General Manager, Sodexo
    Dining Services at ETSU
    Johnson City, Tennessee



    Steve Smith

    Administrative Bishop, Church of God, New York
    Farmingdale, New York