1961 From Parting the Waters by Taylor Branch, pg 477:

In the education building at Ebenezer, King presided over the founding meeting of the Freedom Ride Coordinating Committee. Gordon Carey of CORE represented Farmer, who remained in the Jackson jail. Two Nashville preachers represented Bevel and Lawson, who were with Farmer, and an SCLC assistant sat in for Wyatt Walker, who was in the Montgomery jail. With a SCNN representative and an officer of the National Student Association, these 6 people pledged to "intensify" the freedom ride until bus segregation crumbled throughout the South…..