Rev. Dr. Kerry Allison

First Presbyterian Church of Ferguson, PCUSA Founded in 1871, selects its first African American Pastor

We welcome the Rev. Dr. Kerry Allison as co-pastor of the Ferguson Presbyterian Church on July 25, 2021. Dr. Allison will be sharing leadership with the Rev. Mike Trautman until he retires in February 2022 after serving the congregation for 21 years. At that time Dr. Allison will become the Pastor. Dr. Allison has been pastor of the Church of the Redeemer, PCUSA in Los Angeles for 12 years. His 30 years of ministry experience includes:

  • Youth Ministry
  • Social Activism
  • University Professor Economic Development
  • Urban Pastoral Ministry
  • Catalyst for Community Ministry
  • Children and Youth
  • Empowerment/Outreach
  • Founding Director of International Ministries in Africa, Katmandu and Nepal

Dr. Allison’s community advocacy was highlighted in a national documentary movie, “We the Parents”. He is married to Oona Allison, an elementary school teacher. They are blessed with two adult children, one grandson and a Boston Terrier.

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