Four new members were elected to the Samford University Board
of Trustees during the fall meeting of the board Tuesday (Dec. 3).
They are: David R. Belcher, president and owner, Royal Automotive, Inc., Birmingham;
Michael P. Dunn, managing director, Merchant Capital, Montgomery; C. Thomas
Houser, president, MEVATEC Corporation, Huntsville; and Charles W. Lancaster,
president, Lancaster Management, Inc., Gadsden.
James Stivender of Gadsden was elected chairman of the 47-member board. Other
officers are William J. Stevens of Birmingham, vice chairman; D. Warren Bailey,
Hoover, secretary; and Dr. G. Truett Guffin, Gardendale, assistant secretary.
Longtime trustees Dr. J. Carey Gwin of Jasper and Wallace D. Malone Jr., of
Birmingham were elected Life Trustees.