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Al provides leadership for the church staff. Prior to arriving at Calvary, he served as the president of Kids Alive International for nearly 19 years. He holds a BA in Business Education from John Brown University and a MA in Educational Leadership from Eastern Michigan University.
January 13, 2019 - As part of the proposed leadership structure for Calvary Church, the elder board recommends Al for the position of Pastor of Operations (PO). The Pastor of Operations (PO) will oversee and manage the church buildings and facilities. He will serve as the chief financial officer of the church managing income and expenses and providing budgetary forecasts. He will ensure that proper financial and personnel records are maintained for the church.
The PO will oversee human resources for all employees of the church and supervise all supporting staff (all employees except pastors and members of the Senior Leadership Team). He will manage all matters related to insurance and employee benefits for all employees of the church.
The PO will manage and strategize all information technology at Calvary including computers, software and web integration. He will direct and oversee all church communication and staff.
The installation of Al as Lead Pastor of Operations will be effective on March 1, 2019 assuming the Restated Calvary Church Constitution is approved by the church membership on February 15, 2019.