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Clergyman , denominational executive

Alan Kent Waltz, American clergyman, denominational executive. Ordained to ministry United Methodist Church, 1957. Trustee Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, 1984-1993.

Background

Waltz, Alan Kent was born on October 10, 1931 in Normal, Illinois, United States. Son of James Edwin Senior and Ethel Leona (Hawkins) Waltz.

Education

Bachelor, Illinois Wesleyan University, 1953. Master of Divinity, Garrett Theological Seminary, Evanston, Illinois, 1957. Master of Arts, Northwestern University, 1958.

Doctor of Philosophy, Northwestern University, 1961.

Career

Ordained to ministry United Methodist Church, 1957. Pastor Braceville Methodist Church, Illinois, 1954-1956. Denominational executive United Methodist Church, 1960^, assistant director Board Missions, Philadelphia, 1960-1964, assistant general secretary Council on Finance, Evanston, 1964-1968, associate general secretary General Council on Ministries, Dayton, Ohio, 1969-1984.

Associate general secretary General Board Discipleship, Nashville, 1984-1998.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry United Methodist Church, 1957.

Membership

Trustee Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, 1984-1993.

Connections

Married Mary Joyce Horton, June 5, 1966. Children: Sharon Kay, Reid Alan.

father:
James Edwin Senior Waltz

mother:
Ethel Leona (Hawkins) Waltz

spouse:
Mary Joyce Horton

child:
Sharon Kay Waltz

child:
Reid Alan Waltz