Board of Trustees

Lipscomb University’s Board of Trustees is led by David Scobey, who was elected chair of the board on Nov. 4, 2011. Scobey is former president and CEO of AT&T Southeastern Region. He has served on the Lipscomb board since 2008.

Current members of Lipscomb University’s Board of Trustees are:

James C. Allen, treasurer; Destin, Fla.
Jay Addision Barry, Lebanon, Tenn.
Buddy Bell, Montgomery, Ala.
Robert A. Brackett, Vero Beach, Fla.
Lori Sutton Bridges, Brentwood, Tenn.
Gerald Coggin, Murfreesboro, Tenn.
Jerry Cover, Brentwood, Tenn.
Richard G. Cowart, Brentwood, Tenn.
Diane Creel, Fredericksburg, Texas
Sallie Dean, Nashville, Tenn.
Mitch Edgeworth., Brentwood, Tenn.
James Griffith, Nashville, Tenn.
Pete T. Gunn III, Benton, Ky.
Bart Harper, Franklin, Tenn.
William R. Huston, Southlake, Texas

Marty Kittrell, Franklin, Tenn.
John Little, Knoxville, Tenn.
Billy Long, Madison, Miss.
L. Randolph Lowry III, ex officio; Nashville, Tenn.
J.W. Pitts Jr., Birmingham, Ala.
David Scobey, chair; Alpharetta, Ga.
Harriette Shivers, secretary; Nashville, Tenn.
Kenneth Shumard, Atlanta, Ga.
Cicely Simpson, Washington, D.C.
Vicki Sensing Smith, Brentwood, Tenn.
David L. Solomon, vice chair; Brentwood, Tenn.
Neika Stephens, Nashville, Tenn.
Tim S. Thomas, Clarksville, Tenn.
Robert E. Wood, Brentwood, Tenn.
Mark H. Yokley, Huntsville, Ala.