Committee Members

Purpose of the Wesley Studies Committee

A committee representing four denominations affiliated with the broad Wesleyan tradition supports the Bastian Chair and ensures the endowment is perpetuated. It provides annual reports to participating denominations and interested parties.

Committee Members

  • Rev. Lloyd Eyre (The Lorne Park Foundation) Wesley Studies Committee Chair
  • Rev. Marc McAlister (The Free Methodist Church in Canada)
  • Bishop Cliff Fletcher (The Free Methodist Church in Canada)
  • Rev. Dr. Ian Fitzpatrick (The Church of the Nazarene)
  • Rev. Steve Ottley (The Church of the Nazarene)
  • Major Pauline Gruer-Caulfield (The Salvation Army)
  • Major Brian Slous (The Salvation Army)
  • Rev. Dr. Peter Rigby (The Wesleyan Church)
  • Rev. Dr. Eric Hallett (The Wesleyan Church)
  • Rev. Dr. David McMaster (Member-at-Large)

Ex-Officio Members

  • Rev. Dr. James E. Pedlar, Donald N. and Kathleen G. Bastian Chair of Wesley Studies
  • Rev. Dr. Arnold Neufeldt-Fast, Vice-President Academic and Dean of the Seminary
  • Dr. Beth Green, Provost and Chief Academic Officer