Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary is pleased to announce the election of Katherine Cummings of Houston, Texas, Rhashell Hunter of Louisville, Kentucky, and Lana Russell of Austin, Texas, to join its Board of Trustees. They will each serve a three-year term beginning fall of 2013.
Katie Cummings (MDiv’05) is associate pastor at Grace Presbyterian Church, Houston. After graduating from Austin Seminary, she was called to be associate for discipleship and congregational care at Clear Lake Presbyterian Church, Houston (2005-2008). She has been vice moderator of New Covenant Presbytery since 2010 and has also served on the Committee on Ministry for the presbytery. She was a Jean Brown Scholar at Austin Seminary and is a current doctor of ministry student. She earned a BA in Plan II Honors Liberal Arts, cum laude, from The University of Texas at Austin.