Rev. John Keeny, Senior Pastor (he, him, his)
John has been the senior pastor at King Avenue since July, 2006. He was ordained an elder in the United Methodist Church in 1977. He has served churches in Middletown, Camden, Columbus, and Dayton. Before coming to King Avenue he was the superintendent of the Dayton South District. A native of Dayton Rev. Keeny holds degrees from Dartmouth College and Yale Divinity School.  

He and his wife Susan have three children, Marya, Nicholas, and Elena, and one granddaughter Clementine. In his spare time, Rev. Keeny likes to read, sleep, walk, pick up litter, watch Netflix, and help renovate their house in the NECKO neighborhood. He is delighted to have the privilege of serving King Avenue Church.