Oct 12, 2021

uffragan Bishop Ron E. Stephens is a native of St. Louis, Missouri, and a graduate of Soldan High School. He received a Bachelor’s Degree in Urban Studies from Oberlin College in Oberlin, Ohio. He continued his education at Saint Louis University, where he received a Master’s Degree in Management.

Suffragan Bishop Stephens was employed with METRO (formerly Bi-State Development Agency) as Service Area Director of the DeBaliviere Station for thirty-three years.

Suffragan Bishop Stephens is a former member of the Bethesda Temple Church of the Apostolic Faith, Inc., in St. Louis, Missouri, where he served under the tutelage of the late Bishop James A. Johnson.