Mayor Brown appoints Dr. John Allen Newman to JAXPORT Board
December 7, 2011
Jacksonville Mayor Alvin Brown has appointed Dr. John Allen Newman, senior pastor of The Sanctuary at Mt. Calvary, to serve on the Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) Board of Directors. Dr. Newman received his undergraduate and graduate education from Eastern College (now known as Eastern University) and Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary (now known as Palmer Theological Seminary). He was awarded the Doctor of Divinity degree from Virginia Seminary and College in Lynchburg, Va.
Dr. Newman’s appointment to the board must now be approved by the Jacksonville City Council.
Dr. Newman will replace Dave Kulik who did not seek reappointment to the Board for a second term.