The Rev. Kenneth Swanson, PhD. Announced as Chair of COM

Bishop Wright has appointed the Rev. Kenneth Swanson, rector of St. David’s, Roswell as the new Chair for the Commission on Ministry.  The Commission on Ministry assists the bishop in determining present and future needs for ministry in the diocese and assists in enlisting and selecting persons for Holy Orders. The Commission interviews candidates prior to ordination, reporting and making recommendations to the bishop about prospective candidates for various ministries. They also assist in matters pertaining to the continuing education of the clergy.  Ken replaced the Rev. Roger Allen, who completed a three-year term as Chair of the COM.