Warren Peek, President
BSBA from Union University and MBA from Middle Tennessee State University. Certified Estate Planner (CEP) Worked as a Trust and Tax Accountant at the Southern Baptist Foundation from 1994 to 1996. Prior experience as First Vice President at SunTrust Bank in the Institutional and Government Banking Group. Began serving in 2007.
John Kea, Vice President & General Counsel
BS from Union University and JD from University of Tennessee College of Law. John has extensive experience and expertise in estate planning, the management and administration of trusts, and developing strategies to help clients achieve their financial and personal goals. He was a partner in the law firm of Scott & Kea from 1995-2003, and then served as Vice President, Wealth Management Advisor, and Trust Officer for Cavalry Banking and Pinnacle Financial Partners. From 2008-2012, John lived in Europe where he served as the team strategy leader of Belgium for the International Mission Board, and was the President of Echange Interculturel, asbl. He began serving with the Southern Baptist Foundation in 2012.
Margaret Cammuse, Secretary
BBA in Secretarial Administration, Samford University. Formerly Administrative Assistant of Southern Baptist Education Commission. Administrative responsibility for scholarships and doctoral loan program for faculty and administrators of qualifying Southern Baptist educational institutions. Began serving in 1997.
Judy Garner, Treasurer
BS in Accounting from Louisiana Tech University and Masters of Accounancy from Belmont University. Certified Public Accountant. Formerly with Tennessee Baptist Adult Homes and First Baptist Church, Minden, Louisiana. Began serving in 1992.
Christy Gold, Controller/Director of Operations
BS in Accounting from Murray State University. Certified Public Accountant. Christy is a member of the American Institute of CPA's and the Tennessee Society of CPA's. She has over fifteen years of combined experience in public and not-for-profit accounting. Formerly with Frasier, Dean & Howard, CPAs and Deloitte and Touche, LLP. Began serving in 2015.
Leigh Anne Bowick, Director of Communication
University of Alabama - College of Continuing Studies and American Management Association. Prior work experience with Georgia Regents University & Health System and Hunt Refining Company. Began serving in 2014.
BBA from Middle Tennessee State University. Prior work experience at a state regulatory agency and major insurance company. Began serving in 1998.
Jim Mooney, Vice President of Investments
BBA in Finance from the University of Memphis. Jim has over 20+ years of experience in the investment field, specializing in market analysis, manager research, portfolio management, and asset allocation. Prior to joining the Southern Baptist Foundation, Jim worked for ten years as a research analyst conducting asset class and manager research. Prior to his work as a research analyst, he served as the investment officer overseeing a corporate cash and bond portfolio. He began serving with the Southern Baptist Foundation in 2015.
Brian Fraser, Associate General Counsel
BS from Liberty University and JD from Liberty University School of Law. Brian has experience in the areas of estate planning and the management and administration of trusts. He was an attorney at Carrell Blanton Ferris from 2012 - 2014. He began serving with the Southern Baptist Foundation in 2014.