District Staff Members on The Board
The Mid-South District President, The Rev. Dr. Roger Paavola is the authorizing agent of the Deacon program for the Mid-South District. His office sets the policies and administers the roster of Deacon.
Alison Hawkins manages the day to day operations and administration of the program including program administration and communications. District office phone (901) 373-1343 or toll-free 866-373-1343.
Regional Pastoral Representatives
Rev. Russell Shewmaker
(Director of Pastoral Supervision)
1812 South Rains
Jonesboro, AR 72401
1-870-935-2001 or email
Rev. Curtis Hoover
(East Regional Pastoral Representative)
2640 Buckner Road
Thompson’s Station TN 37179
1-615-791-1880 or email