The Board of Trustees of Edward Waters College has fiduciary responsibility for the governance of the College, serving to oversee and shape its broad policies.  Our President, Dr. A. Zachary Faison, Jr., is the chief executive officer of the College and is also a trustee.  The president’s cabinet members are responsible for the implementation of College policy.

Bishop Adam J. Richardson
Board Chairman

Dr. Freddie Groomes-McLendon
First Vice Chair

Mr. John D. Baker
Second Vice Chair and Chair, Finance,
Administration, and Business Innovation

Dr. A. Zachary Faison, Jr.
Edward Waters College President and CEO

Ms. Demetria Merritt-Bell
Secretary and Chair, Enrollment Management
And Strategic Matriculant Services

Reverend Victor D. Cole
Chair, Audit Committee

Dr. Rosa Simmons
Chair, Board Development Committee

Reverend, Dr. R. B. Holmes
Chair, Academic Affairs

Mrs. Pamela D. Prier
Chair, Institutional Advancement 

Mr. Charles Spencer
Chair, Building and Grounds

Presiding Elder Elizabeth E. Yates
Chair, Student Success and Engagement

Dr. Benjamin Okafor
Faculty Representative

Ms. Lillie Vereen
National Alumni President

Mr. Joshua Young
SGA President 2018-2019

Dr. R. Bruce Taylor
Board Member

Reverend Henry E. Green
Board Member

Reverend, Dr. Julius K. McAllister, Jr.
Board Member

Mr. Kevin Clair
Board Member

Ms. Sanjena V. Clay
Board Member

Bishop John E. Guns
Board Member

Reverend Clarence Williams
Board Member

Rev. Ronnie Clark
Board Member

Rev. Clifton Riley
Board Member