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State Presidents


President, Rev. Dr. Arthur Carson, Jr. (GA)
1st Vice-President, Rev. Dr. Clarence E. Wright (PA)
2nd Vice-President, Rev. Stanley A. Smith (GA)
Secretary, Rev. Dr. Steve Bland, Jr. (MI)
Treasurer, Rev. Dr. Clifton Caldwell (IL)


PNBC Alabama State Fellowship

Rev. Hosie Seal, State President
Associate Minister, New Jerusalem Baptist Church
c/o New Jerusalem Baptist Church
2562 Bob Wade Lane
Harvest, Alabama 35749


Progressive Baptist State Convention of CA and the West
Meeting Annual:  Monday – Friday after 2nd Sunday in July

Rev. E. Winford Bell, State President
c/o Mt. Olive Second Missionary Baptist Church
9401 Zanora Avenue
Los Angeles, California 90002-2150


Colorado Progressive State Fellowship


Progressive National Baptist Convention Connecticut Fellowship


Delaware Progressive State Fellowship

Dr. R. G. Moore, Jr., State President
c/o Union Missionary Baptist Church
883 Lincoln Street
Dover, Delaware 19904


The Baptist Convention of the District of Columbia and Vicinity

Rev. Dr. Keith William Byrd, Sr.,
State President
c/o Zion Baptist Church
4850 Blagden Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20011
(202) 583-5555


Florida State Progressive Baptist Convention

Dr. Nathaniel B. Hill, State President
c/o Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church
Post Office Box 406
Mulberry, FL  33860
(813) 334-0593


New Era Missionary Baptist Convention of Georgia

Rev. Douglas E. Stowers, State President
c/o Mount Calvary Baptist Church
17 Fairburn Road SW
Atlanta, Georgia 30331
(404) 696-1039


Hawaii Progressive State Fellowship


Baptist State Convention of Illinois

Dr. Robert Payton, State President
c/o The Christian Service Baptist Church
914 West 119th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60643

Progressive Baptist State Convention of Illinois, Inc.

Rev. Steve H. Greer, Jr. State President
c/o Christian Valley Baptist Church
1237 South Homan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60623


Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Baptist State Convention of IN

Rev. Edward Turner, State President
c/o New Revelation Missionary Baptist Church
3140 W. 21st Avenue
Gary, Indiana 46404


Kentucky State Convention of the PNBC

Rev. Samuel Peoples, State President
c/o Broadway Baptist Church
121 W. Broadway Street
Winchester, Kentucky 40391
(859) 312-8822


The Progressive Baptist Convention of Maryland

Rev. Dr. Wallis C. Baxter, III,
State President
c/o Second Baptist Church
5501 Silver Hill Rd.
District Heights, MD 20747
(301) 420-2929


Michigan Progressive Baptist Convention, Inc.

Dr. Steve Bland, State President
c/o Liberty Temple Baptist Church
17188 Greenfield
Detroit, MI 48235


Progressive Missionary Baptist Convention of Mississippi, Inc.

Rev. Valmadge Towner, State President
c/o Friendship Missionary Baptist Church
220 Noel Street
Greenwood, MS 38930


Missouri Progressive Missionary Baptist State Convention

Bishop James A. Howard, Jr.
c/o One In Christ Baptist Church
900 Jefferson Street
Jefferson City, MO 65101


Nevada State Convention of PNBC

Dr. Johnny Gilmore, State President
c/o New Shiloh Baptist Church
4640 E. Flamingo Road #101 – 103
Las Vegas, Nevada 89121
(702) 809-1230


New Jersey Convention of Progressive Baptist

Rev. Dr. Randall Lassiter, State President
c/o Historic Calvary Baptist Church
575 E. 18th Street
Paterson, NJ 07514
(973) 278-1846


New York Progressive Baptist State Convention, Inc.

Rev. Dr. Robert Linden, State President
c/o Bethelite Institutional Baptist Church
447 Elton Street
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(718) 827-0700


North Carolina Progressive State Fellowship

Rev. Romeo Garcia, Jr., State President
c/o Cornerstone Missionary Baptist Church
1095 Allen Road
Greenville, North Carolina 27834
(252) 327-4973


Progressive Oklahoma Baptist State Convention, Inc.

Rev. Calvin Miller, State President
c/o Mt. Zion Baptist Church
902 South Knoblock
P.O. Box 844
Stillwater, Oklahoma 74076
(405) 612-4989


Pennsylvania Progressive Fellowship

Rev. Dr. Clarence E. Wright, State President
c/o Love Zion Baptist Church
2521 N. 23rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19132
(215) 229-1122


South Carolina State Fellowship for PNBC

Rev. D.S. President, State President
c/o St. Matthew First Baptist Church
3853 Estes Lane
Winnsboro, SC 29180
(803) 381-3519


Tennessee Progressive Baptist Council

Rev. Noel Hutchinson, State President
c/o First Baptist Church Lauderdale
682 S. Lauderdale
Memphis, Tennessee 38126
(901) 212-6552


Texas Progressive State Fellowship

Dr. Phillip Kent, Sr., State President
c/o Cathedral of Life
134 W. Little York Road
Houston, Texas 77076
(713) 543-0561


Virginia Progressive Baptist State Fellowship

Rev. Willie Crenshaw, Jr., State President
c/o Calvary Baptist Church
11229 Kendall Rd.
Orange, VA 22960
(540) 672-2848


Progressive Missionary Baptist Association & State Convention

Rev. Alex Lambert, Jr., State President
c/o Immanuel New Life Bible Church
701 West Burke Street
Martinsburg, WV 25401


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