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The Samuel Dewitt Proctor School of Theology Advisory Council consists of distinguished academic scholars, clergy, and professionals who offer critical advice and appraisal from outside the University, thereby connecting the University with the world beyond the campus.  Members of the Advisory Council are knowledgeable of and invested in the continued excellence of STVU and committed to providing informed advice to advance the mission of STVU and Virginia Union University

Samuel DeWitt Proctor School of Theology Advisory Council

Reverend Shavon Arline-Bradley
Founding Principal
R.E.A.C.H.  Beyond Solutions, LLC 

Bishop Kim W. Brown
Senior Pastor, Mount Lebanon Baptist Church
Chesapeake, Virginia

Dr. Rosalyn Brock
Vice President, Advocacy and Government Relations
Bon Secours Health System, Inc.

Dr. Iva Carruthers
Founding CEO and Board Member
Samuel DeWitt Proctor Conference

Dr. Joseph Crockett
Associate General Secretary
National Council of Churches Education and Leadership Ministries

Dr. Cheryl Ivey Green
Executive Minister of Ministries
First Baptist Church of South Richmond, Richmond, VA

Dr. Frederick Haynes, III
Senior Pastor, Friendship-West Baptist Church
Dallas, Texas

Dr. Gregory Howard
Interim Dean, Virginia Union University 
School of Theology

Dr. Rudolph McKissick, Jr.
Senior Pastor, Bethel Baptist Institutional Church
Jacksonville, Florida

Bishop Alfred Owens, Jr.
Pastor, Greater Mt. Calvary Holy Church
Washington, DC

Congressman A. Donald McEachin
U.S. Representative
4th District of Virginia

Dr. Jeffrey Spence
Former Chief Executive Officer
Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities

Dr. Gina Stewart
Senior Pastor, Christ Missionary Baptist Church
Memphis, TN

Delegate Luke Torian
Virginia House of Delegates
52nd District

Dr. Vernon C. Walton
Senior Pastor
First Baptist Church of Vienna
Vienna, VA

Dr. Howard John Wesley
Pastor, Alfred Street Baptist Church
Alexandria, Virginia

Dr. Andrew J. White
Pastor Emeritus, Zion Baptist Church
Petersburg, VA

Dr. Darrell White
Senior Pastor, Bethlehem Baptist Church
Alexandria, Virginia

Bishop Melvin Williams
Pastor, Temple of Judah Ministries
Richmond, VA