Milligan honors local servant leaders

Leaders in Christian Service Honorees 2014
Today, Milligan honored 13 individuals who demonstrate servant leadership in their careers and community. Pictured are (first row, L-R) Milligan President Bill Greer and the 2014 Leaders in Christian Service honorees Scott Folsom, Elizabeth Patrick, Nancy Stanton, Gary Mabrey, Robert McKinney, (second row, L-R) Andy Wampler, Bob Sluder, Jamin Rathbun, Tanya Rathbun, Dale Fair, Steve Campbell, Craig Augenstein and Emil Messimer.

MILLIGAN COLLEGE, TN (April 1, 2014) — Today, Milligan College recognized 13 local leaders who have demonstrated servant leadership in their careers and community at the college’s annual Leaders in Christian Service program in Milligan’s Mary B. Martin Auditorium in Seeger Memorial Chapel.

Jim Bailey, director of news and public affairs at WKPT-TV in Kingsport, Tenn., delivered the keynote address.

The 2014 Leaders in Christian Service honorees include:

Craig Augenstein, of Johnson City, is an account executive with Lamar Advertising. He attends Christ the Savior Greek Orthodox Church.

Steve Campbell, of Jonesborough, is the vice president of business affairs at Northeast State Community College. He attends Jonesborough United Methodist Church.

Dale Fair, of Elizabethton, is president/COO of Bank of Tennessee/Carter County Bank. He attends Elizabethton Church of Christ.

Scott Folsom, of Johnson City, is Tennessee region president of TruPoint Bank. He attends Tri-Cities Baptist Church.

Gary Mabrey, of Johnson City, is the CEO of the Chamber of Commerce serving Johnson City, Jonesborough and Washington County. He attends St. John’s Episcopal Church.

Robert McKinney, of Johnson City, is an engineer at Eastman Chemical Company. He attends Grace Temple Church.

Emil Messimer, of Johnson City, is a financial advisor with Messimer & Associates. He attends First Christian Church.

Elizabeth Patrick, of Elizabethton, is a retired assistant principal in the Carter County School System. She attends Lynn Valley Baptist Church.

Tanya and Jamin Rathbun, of Johnson City, are the owners of Trinity Arts Center. They attend Discovery Church.

Bob Sluder, of Johnson City, is retired from Unisys Corporation. He attends First Christian Church.

Nancy Stanton, of Johnson City, is a community volunteer. She attends Munsey Memorial United Methodist Church.

Andy Wampler, of Kingsport, is an attorney with Wilson Worley. He attends First Baptist Church.

Posted by on April 1, 2014.