Philip Ryan was ordained and installed as Marion's Pastor on 11/15/2020. He graduated from Covenant Theological Seminary in 2014 (Masters in Exegetical Theology) and Emory's Candler School of Theology in 2015 (Masters of Theology, ThM). He has served churches in Atlanta and south Georgia. In 2017, he moved to Tuscaloosa, AL to be closer to his wife's family. He was licensed to preach in the Warrior Presbytery in 2018 and helped serve as pulpit supply for two years for churches in Warrior Presbytery. Philip and his wife Amanda have been married for 10 years. They have two daughters, Greta (8) and Ruby (3).