Shawn Flory Replogle has been hired by the Church of the Brethren as interim director of organizational resources, beginning April 13. He will work remotely from his home in Kansas and from the General Offices in Elgin, Ill.
He is a graduate of Bridgewater (Va.) College with a bachelor of science degree in political science and a minor in economics and peace studies. He also holds a master of divinity degree from Bethany Theological Seminary and a master of science in degree in organization development from Friends University. He is the founder/executive director of the consulting business Matchlight Organization Development.
His volunteer work and leadership positions with the Church of the Brethren denomination include service as Annual Conference moderator in 2010, a member of the Annual Conference Program and Arrangements Committee 2014 to 2016; and as a Brethren Volunteer Service (BVS) worker, workcamp coordinator in 1992-1993 and coordinator of the 1994 National Youth Conference. He also has served as Western Plains District youth coordinator from 2012 to the present. An ordained minister, he has served pastorates in Iowa and Kansas.