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Minister

Donald George Baird, American minister. Ordained to ministry Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 1971. Chairman, fundraiser Youngstown Area CROP/Church World Service, Youngstown, 1975-1977; member Citizen's Advisory Council Black Grant Dispersement, Youngstown, 1975-1977, vice president Pastoral Counseling Center, Akron, Ohio, 1991.

Background

Baird, Donald George was born on March 15, 1946 in Phoenix, Arizona, United States. Son of Homer V. and Alberta Charlotte (Bealey) Baird.

Education

Bachelor, University of Redlands, 1968. Master of Divinity, Vanderbilt University, 1971. Doctor of Ministry, Vanderbilt University, 1972.

Career

Associate pastor, Eastwood Christian Church, 1971-1972;associate pastor, Center Christian Church, Youngstown, Ohio., 1972-1977;pastor, Northwest Christian Church, Dayton, Ohio., 1977-1984;senior pastor, 1st Christian Church, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio., since 1984. Member Executive Board Disciples Peace Fellowship, Indianapolis, 1971-1983. Board directors Ecumenical Campus Ministry, Youngstown, 1972-1977, Metropolitan Churches United, Dayton, 1980-1984.

Member New Church Establishment Committee, Cleveland, 1984-1991. Minister-in-residence Vanderbilt Division School, Nashville, 1989. Keynote speaker Conference on Successful Aging, Akron, Ohio, 1990.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 1971.

Membership

Chairman, fundraiser Youngstown Area CROP/Church World Service, Youngstown, 1975-1977. Member Citizen's Advisory Council Black Grant Dispersement, Youngstown, 1975-1977, vice president Pastoral Counseling Center, Akron, Ohio, 1991.

Connections

Married Leslie J. Reinman, June 29, 1974. Children: Joshua Thomas, Zachary Edward, Micah William, Noelle Lynn.

father:
Homer V. Baird

mother:
Alberta Charlotte (Bealey) Baird

spouse:
Leslie J. Reinman

child:
Joshua Thomas Baird

child:
Zachary Edward Baird

child:
Micah William Baird

child:
Noelle Lynn Baird