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Minister

George Hunt McConnel, American Minister. Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church (United States of America), 1978. Named one of Outstanding Young Men in American, American Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1981. Member Chautauqua Area Regional Foundation (Chairman of Commission since 1987), Jamestown Area Ministerial Association (secretary, treasurer 1984-1987), Moonbrook County Club (committee member since 1982).

Background

McConnel, George Hunt was born on February 16, 1947 in Pittsburgh. Son of William Bruce and Grace (Hunt) McConnel.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Lehigh University, 1969. Master of Divinity, Princeton Theological Seminary, 1978. Postgraduate, Emory University, since 1987.

Career

Associate minister for Education Shadyside Presbyterian Church, Pittsburgh, 1978-1982. Senior minister 1st Presbyterian Church, Jamestown, New York, since 1983. Board directors, committee chairman Presbyterian Homes of Western New York, Buffalo, 1985-1990.

Member Presbytery Western New York (chairman stewardship committee 1983-1985, candidates committee 1984-1985, chairman personnel committee since 1989). Member Jamestown Ecumenical Ministries, 1985-1987.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church (United States of America), 1978.

Membership

Member Chautauqua Area Regional Foundation (Chairman of Commission since 1987), Jamestown Area Ministerial Association (secretary, treasurer 1984-1987), Moonbrook County Club (committee member since 1982).

Connections

Married Jill Palmer, June 14, 1969. Children: James Stewart, Erin Phillips.

father:
William Bruce McConnel

mother:
Grace (Hunt) McConnel

spouse:
Jill Palmer

child:
James Stewart McConnel

child:
Erin Phillips McConnel