Stephen and Erma Judd serve in leadership at Tupelo Children’s Mansion in Tupelo, Mississippi, Stephen as President and CEO, and Erma as Executive Director.
Prior to assuming their roles at TCM in 2001, they pastored in Jonesboro, Arkansas for 16 years. They have also been involved in various aspects of youth ministry, and Stephen served as General Youth Secretary of the United Pentecostal Church International, from 1977 to 1985. During his time in the General Youth Division, he was the Director of Bible Quzzing, headed up the Apostolic Youth Corp, coordinated the North American Youth Congress and promoted Sheaves for Christ.
Stephen and Erma have been married for 46 years and they have two married daughters, Tamisha and Tamara. They enjoy spending time with their family, especially their five grandchildren.