Ken Nippert, M. Div, is the Area Director for CMDA Memphis and the Midsouth.  Ken began serving with CMDA in 1997 and has been instrumental in starting CMDA chapters in Little Rock, AR, Oxford, MS, and assisting the development of the CMDA chapter in Nashville, TN.

Ken was ordained in the Presbyterian Church of America and has had over 30 years of ministry experience.  He graduated from the University of Alabama with a BS in Education and earned his Master of Divinity degree from Reformed Theological Seminary in Jackson, MS with special studies at Westminster Theological Seminary in Philadelphia, PA.  After graduating from seminary Ken served as the Pastor of Hope Presbyterian Church in Bradenton, FL, and prior to coming with CMDA he was the Campus Minister for Reformed University Ministries at the University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg, MS for nearly seven years.

Ken is married to Karen Nippert who is the Vice President for Institutional Development at Southwest Tennessee Community College and they have five children, three grandchildren, and seven granddogs.

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