Our Presiding Elders

The presiding elder is the official of the A.M.E. Connection charged with the responsibility of seeing that each local church under his supervision understand and complies with the policies and program of the connection. He/she presides over the Quarterly Conference sessions at which time he/she gets all the information necessary to inform them that the local congregation is operating in harmony with the laws of the A.M.E. Connection, and meeting all of its obligations to the connection. The presiding elder is appointed by the bishop.

Presiding Elders Council

North Texas Conference
Paul Quinn District – Rev. Dr. Marshall S. Hobbs Sr.
Tyler District – Rev. Darrell G. Caldwell Sr.

Northwest Texas Conference
Greater Forth Worth District – Rev. Johnny R. Mitchell - (Council President)
Paul Quinn District – Rev. Dr. Marshall Hobbs, Sr.

Southwest Texas Conference
San Antonio District – Rev. Dr. Ida W. Keener
Austin Capital District – Rev. Dr. L. R. Emanuel

Texas Conference
North Houston District – Rev. Dr. Alfred J. Baker
South Houston District – Rev. Johnny E. Jennings

Greater Dallas District – North Texas Conference

Rev James W Ford
Sis. Virginia Ann Ford
, First Lady

1112 Lexinting Circle
DeSoto TX 75115
Cell: 972 814-2249 | Office: 972-274-2586

Tyler District – North Texas Conference

Rev. Darrell G. Caldwell,Sr. Presiding Elder
Sis Annette Caldwell, First Lady

8609 Huntington Dr
Rowlett, TX 75089
phone: 214-333-2266 | fax: 214-607-0938
214 674-8438 Cell
www.amec-tyler-district.netGreater Fort Worth District – Northwest Texas

Rev. Johnny Ray Mitchell, Presiding Elder - (Council President)
Rev. DeLois Evans-Mitchell, First Lady

4347 S. Hampton Rd. Suite 150
Dallas, Texas 75232
214-333-3331 Office/Fax | 214-212-7246 Cell

Paul Quinn District – Northwest Texas

Rev. Dr. Marshall S. Hobbs Sr., Presiding Elder
Sis. Brenda Hobbs, First Lady

8116 Ocean Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76123
Office/Fax (817) 361-0089 | Cell: (817) 727-2816 cell

San Antonio District – Southwest Texas

Rev. Ida W. Keener, Presiding Elder
Bro. Bennie E. Keener, Sr., First Man

3206 Canyon Heights Road
Belton, Texas 76513
Home: (254) 939-0608 | Cell: (832) 545-2714

Austin Capital District – Southwest Texas

Rev. Dr. Lawrence R. Emanuel, Sr., Presiding Elder
Sis. Gloria Page Emanuel, First Lady

2024 King Cole Drive
Waco, TX 76705-2749
Office: (254) 799-8576 | Cell: (254) 405-0042 | Fax: (254) 799-9354
District Email: pe_auscapitaldistrict@att.net
Presiding Elder Email: pelremanuelsr_acd@att.net

North Houston District – Texas Conference

Rev. Dr. Alfred Baker, Presiding Elder
Rev. Dr. Ida Baker, First Lady

6622 McCullum Street,
Missouri City, Texas 77489
Office: (281) 437-9803 | Cell: (281) 732-2557

South Houston District – Texas Conference

Rev. Johnny E. Jennings, Presiding Elder
Sis. Winnie Jennings, First Lady

4703 Northfork Dr.
Pearland TX 77584
Home: (281) 485-9018 | Fax: (281) 412-4697 | Cell: (281) 840-3939