The wardes and vestry of St. Alban’s Episcopal Church, Monroe, have announced the appointment of the Reverend Alan Hansen to be the new priest in-charge beginning Sunday, July 14.
Fr. Hansen has a long career in the Episcopal Church as a rector to churches in Kentucky and Florida. He has a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the Virginia Military Institute and a Masters of Divinity,Theology, from the Episcopal Theological Seminary, in Lexington, Kentucky. He also served as President and CEO of ACTS 29 Ministries, a consulting firm that worked with clergy, lay leaders, vestries, dioceses and congregations throughout the Episcopal Church. In this position, Rev. Hansen hosted teaching conferences that addressed the challenges of numerical, spiritual and financial growth.
Fr. Hansen and his wife, Teresa, have three children and three grandchildren.