Disciples News Service

Hord Owens nominated for General Minister and President

Chair of the General Minister and President Search Committee Jackie Bunch presented the name of Rev. Teresa “Terri” Hord Owens to the General Board for forwarding the the General Assembly for a vote on Sunday, July 9, in Indianapolis.

The result of a lengthy process that began with a survey last spring, Hord Owens was one of three candidates interviewed by the Administrative Committee at its meeting Friday, Feb. 24. The board received her resume and vision document on Saturday, Feb. 25, interviewed her in eight small-group settings on Sunday and voted on her nomination Sunday evening, Feb. 26.

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