Alumni Association


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  • To promote the growth, progress, purposes, traditions, and general welfare of Payne Theological Seminary
  • To strength relationships between seminary and alumni
  • To support and promote improvement of the educational programs of the seminary
  • To solicit and encourage alumni and friends of Payne to financially support the seminary


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To join the Payne Alumni Association, click here.

For more information, contact
Rev. Bruce Butcher
Alumni Association President


National Officers

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Rev. Bruce Butcher, President
Rev. John McCants, Treasurer
Rev. Betty Holley, Ph.D., Recording Secretary
Rev. Gary Hearst, Corresponding Secretary
Rev. Gwen Johnson, Chaplain
Rev. Mark Tyler, Ph.D., National Coordinator
Rev. Teresa Smith, First District Coordinator
Rev. Daryl Kearney, Second District Coordinator
Rev. Dr. Alphonse Allen, Third District Coordinator
Rev. Carmi Woods, Fifth District Coordinator
Rev. Nigal Felder, Thirteenth District Coordinator


Connect with alumni

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Spring Worship Service
Thursday, May 19, 2016

Alumni Networking Event

Alumni Services

Association President

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Payne Alumni Relations Manager

Ms. Raye Kimberlin
Marketing & Alumni Relations Manager

(937) 376-2946 ext. 145