||The Reverend Richard Wills, Jr.
Tennessee Conference of the United Methodist Church
The Rev. Dick Wills ’64 is part of an elite group of FSC alumni
who have served the United Methodist Church as bishop. In his
new position leading the Memphis and Tennessee conference of the
United Methodist Church, he is one of 50 active bishops leading
the church. He is responsible for assigning over 1,000 pastors
to their respective churches. “I love helping pastors and
churches to grow,” he shares.
“Serving as President of the
Student Government Association and leading Omicron Delta Kappa
was the most important thing I experienced which helped me
prepare for the leadership requirement of my career.”