Missions Conference - Jackson Campus
Time: 12:00 pm
Rev. Dr. Robert C. (Ric) Cannada, Jr. is the speaker for the Mission Conference, Tuesday, September 11 and Wednesday, September 12, 2018.
Tuesday Lecture 1 12:00-1:00 pm Patterson's Porch Lunch provided.
Wednesday Lecture 2 11:00 am-12:00 pm Chapel
Lecture 3 12:00-1:00 pm Patterson's Porch Lunch provided.
Dr. Robert C. (Ric)Cannada, Jr. is Chancellor Emeritus of Reformed Theological Seminary and an ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church in America. For over 10 years Ric led RTS as Chancellor with five residential Campuses, an extension campus, Virtual Campus, and three international D.Min. degree programs.
Known personally as Ric, Dr. Cannada is a native of Jackson, MS. He received a BA degree from Vanderbuilt University and M.Div. and DMin from RTS. He served as a pastor for twenty years in Presbyterian churches in Clinton, SC; Little Rock, AR; and Macon, GA. He was named Executive Vice President of RTS campuses in 1998 and President in 2002. He became RTS Chancellor and CEO in 2004 when the seminary restructured to establish presidents on each campus under his leadership until 2012.
He is Senior Advisor to the Relita Harapan Educational Foundation (YPPH) in Indonesia. Ric and his wife, Rachel, have two children and seven grandchildren.