Dr. Jeffrey Clark, Director of Rural Matters Institute, seconded by the International Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention
Jeff also serves with the International Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention as the Global Rural Researcher, and he has been involved in leadership roles as the Executive Director for the Montana SBC and as the Church Planting Strategist for the West Virginia SBC. Prior to this, Jeff and his wife, Melva, planted three churches in Michigan, Florida, and Tennessee. Most recently, they served 12 years in East Asia.
He received both his M.Div./CE and D.Min. from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, KY.