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Board of Trustees

The United Methodist Foundation of West Virginia, Inc. is governed by a volunteer Board of Trustees.  Board members are elected for a three-year term during the Board of Trustees' fall annual meeting. The Executive Committee consists of the resident Bishop, who serves as Honorary Chairperson of the Board, Board Officers and Committee Chairpersons. The Board of Trustees conducts four meetings per year.

The Board of Trustees and Officers for 2020 are as follows:

  • Maribeth Anderson
  • Bishop Sandra Steiner Ball - Honorary Chairperson
  • Susannah Carpenter - Chief Financial Officer
  • Cheryl Davis - Vice-Chairperson, Leadership, Administration, and Personnel Committee Chairperson
  • D. Lyn Dotson - Chairperson of the Board
  • Rev. Lauren Godwin
  • Rev. Joseph B. A. Hill
  • Rev. Dr. Joseph Kenaston - Cabinet Liaison
  • Aileen Lee
  • Kimberly A. Matthews - Vice President, Corporate Secretary
  • Barbara McDowell
  • Chris Meighen
  • Gina Palmer - Grants Committee Chairperson
  • Michael Perkins - Finance and Investment Committee Chairperson
  • Judy Raines - Treasurer
  • Deborah Shaffer
  • Ed Sisson -Resource Development Committee Chairperson
  • Rev. Jeffrey A. Taylor - President
  • Richard Toothman
  • Jim Wadsworth
  • Jeff Welshonce 
  • Vernon Webster 
  • Kristi Wilkerson - Church Relations and Programming Committee Chairperson
  • Rev. Dr. William Wilson - Audit Committee Chairperson

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