Schroeder named EC’s associate VP for convention news, will head BP

George Schroeder has been named associate vice president for convention news for the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) Executive Committee (EC). A veteran journalist, Schroeder will lead the editorial team at Baptist Press, the SBC’s news service.

Schroeder has earned nine Associated Press Editor awards for his national college sports coverage, and he has written for USA Today, The Register-Guard (Eugene, Oregon), The Oklahoman, The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and Sports Illustrated. 

A graduate of Oklahoma University, Schroeder serves on the board of neverthirst, a ministry which grew from the membership of The Church at Brook Hills, Birmingham, with the goal of providing clean water as a conduit to share the gospel. (BP)