David Knight, Executive Vice President & General Counsel of Stephens, Inc.

David Knight is an attorney and serves as Chair of the Board of Trustees at Hendrix College. He has been the driving force behind the expansion of the Rwanda Presidential Scholars Program, a partnership between Hendrix, the Rwanda Ministry of Education, the Clinton Foundation and Bridge2Rwanda. David and Tim Cloyd have created a consortium of U.S. colleges and universities to provide full, four-year undergraduate scholarships to more than 170 of Rwanda’s top high school graduates majoring in math and science.

David is an avid photographer and the author of Faith and Good Works in Africa, a photographic journal documenting the work of the Sonrise School, Opportunity International, Cornerstone Leadership Academy and other ministries in Rwanda and Uganda. He and his wife, Jana, have three daughters and live in Little Rock.