The Rev. Curtis S. (Curt) Ackley:
In 2002, Curt began his service to ninety northeast Ohio churches in his role as the Minister and Executive for the Western Reserve Association, Ohio Conference, United Church of Christ. He is a graduate of Lehigh University (BA, 1973) and Lancaster Theological Seminary (M.Div., 1979). He served two pastorates in a fifteen-year team ministry, one in northeast Pennsylvania and another in Corning, New York, until he took a position at the national offices of The United Church of Christ. Curt served as Associate Director for the Council for Health and Human Service Ministries of the UCC for six years. Curt has also served as a campus minister at a community college, and has written and edited curriculum materials for the United Church of Christ.
Since moving to Arizona in 2010, Curt used his training in Intentional Interim Ministry when he served as Interim Senior Minister in Sun City. In addition to providing pulpit supply in the Tucson area, Curt most recently served as Minister for New Member Development at The Good Shepherd in Sahuarita. He is married to Nancy Ackley, a Commissioned Minister for Faith and Money in the Southwest Conference.