Walt Tennyson

Walt Tennyson serves as the Mission Immersion Director for Memphis Youth Mission.  He has worked with young people developing vocational identity and promoting spiritual growth as a college chaplain and urban pastor. He was director of the Bonner Center for Faith and Service at Rhodes College in Memphis which was nationally recognized for its work connecting students to the community. While serving two churches in New York City, he led programs that addressed homelessness, domestic violence and poverty. Walt is inspired to find those places where faith is transforming the world and to share this good news and good work with others.  He is husband to Jody, and father to Olivia, Kyra, and Harris.  Walt also loves running with his dogs Cleo and Lucy, and competes in races and triathlons throughout the year.

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