Wilson Speaker Series
About the Dorothy and Kemmons Wilson Speaker Series
Mr. and Mrs. Wilson were dedicated, faithful and generous members of Christ United Methodist Church for many decades, and this speaker series is designed to carry on in the same spirit to benefit the entire Memphis community by bringing in important speakers on an annual basis.
Prior speakers were Gary Chapman (2015), Dennis Rainey (2014), Jim Stovall (2013),
Tony Evans (2012), Tim Keller (2011), John MacArthur (2010), Tony Campolo (2009),
Tony Dungy (2008), John Maxwell (2007) and Max Lucado (2006).
About the Kemmons Wilson Family Foundation
The Kemmons Wilson Family Foundation is a family-run foundation that honors the legacy of giving established by Dorothy and Kemmons Wilson. The Foundation intends to positively impact and transform the Memphis community through its gifting. The categories for grant-making include community outreach and development, advancement of youth, enrichment of education, faith-based ministries and health and research-related organizations.