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Regional Coordinators Committee

Interview with Stacy Davis on the SBL Regional Coordinators Committee

The Regional Coordinators Committee consists of liaisons from the eleven SBL regions in North America. Coordinators report regional activities, award grants, and nominate scholars. Members of this committee serve a three-year term, renewable for a second term.
Regional Coordinator Description

Responsibilities include the following:
  • To facilitate annual regional meetings that foster biblical scholarship according to the standards valued by the SBL
  • To oversee the Regional Scholars Award program
  • To evaluate the distribution of topics and sessions among program units 
  • To set and evaluate participation policies
  • To maximize participation without compromising quality
  • To consider the structure of the meeting and its capacity to incorporate new ways of thinking or methods of research
Committee handbook

Members of the committee:
Name Term Years of Term
J. Blake Couey 1 2019-2021
Stacy Davis 1 2019-2021
Matthew Easter 1 2019-2021
Kevin McGinnis 1 2021-2023
Jennifer Brown Jones 1 2020-2022
Brad E. Kelle 2 2021-2023
Hyun Chul Paul Kim - Chair 1 2019-2021
Shelly Matthews 1 2021-2023
Melvin Sensenig 1 2021-2023
Douglas Hume 1 2021-2023
Thomas Wayment 2 2018-2021

Paige Schmidt - Staff Liaison

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