Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees


The Board of Trustees is composed of ruling elders (laymen), ordained by churches in agreement with Westminster's commitments, and teaching elders (ministers) who share that same commitment. Teaching elders must comprise 50 to 60 percent of the membership of the Board.

Members of the Board

Ruling Elders

Mr. Zachary A. Aills, Vero Beach, Florida
Mr. Rex H. Anderson, Jr. , Villanova, Pennsylvania
Mr. Hugh B. Jacks, Shoal Creek, Alabama 
Mr. John I. Maynard, Maitland, Florida
Mr. Fran McGowen, Malvern, Pennsylvania
Dr. Larry E. Puls, Greenville, South Carolina 
Mr. John M. Weiser, Fort Worth, Texas
Mr. William O. Wilson, Atlanta, Georgia
Mr. Kenneth R. Wynne, Houston, Texas
Mr. Gary N. Wynveen, Appleton, Wisconsin

Teaching Elders

Rev. Dr. James C. Bland, III, Lawrenceville, Georgia
Rev. David T. Brack, Amarillo, Texas
Rev. Stephen Casselli, Tampa, Florida
Rev. George R. Cottenden, North Wales, Pennsylvania
Rev. John Currie, Ada, Michigan
Dr. Charles H. Dunahoo, Avondale Estates, Georgia
Rev. Rob Edwards, Forest, Virginia
Rev. Dr. In Whan Kim, Seoul, South Korea
Rev. Charles E. McGowan, Brentwood, Tennessee
Rev. Richard Phillips, Greenville, NC
Rev. Harry L. Reeder, III, Birmingham, Alabama
Dr. John H. White, Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania

Officers of the Board

Charles H. Dunahoo, Chairman
John H. White, Vice Chairman
George R. Cottenden, Secretary
Rex H. Anderson Jr., Treasurer

Honorary Trustees

Rev. Dr. Frank Barker, Jr., 1987 - 2014
Mr. John I. Ykema, 1979 - 2015

Presidents/Chairmen of the Board of Trustees

Frank H. Stevenson, 1929-1932
F. M. Paist, 1934-1936
Edwin H. Rian, 1937-1945
John P. Clelland, 1946-1963
LeRoy B. Oliver, 1963-1973
Theodore J. Pappas, 1973-1980
Kenneth L. Ryskamp, 1980-1988
John I Ykema, 1988-2003
John Weiser, 2003-2004
John H. White, 2004-2011
Charles H. Dunahoo 2011-