Our Pastors

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David W. Hanson

Senior Pastor

David Hanson was born and raised in Fairland, Indiana, and grew up attending Southside Reformed Presbyterian Church.

He graduated from Purdue University with a degree in accounting and worked as a tax accountant before pursuing theological training at the Reformed Presbyterian Theological Seminary. Before coming to Southside RPC in 2016, David served for two years (2003-2005) as Associate Pastor in the Bloomington RPC congregation, and then for 11 years (2005-2016) as pastor of Grace Presbyterian Church (State College, PA).

David is married to Ruth, a native of Delphi, Indiana, and they have seven children: Miriam, William, Timothy, Megan, John, Joel, and Suzanne.


Stanley K. McKenzie

Associate Pastor

Stan_JulietStan McKenzie was born in Seattle, Washington, and was raised in the Northwest. He is a graduate of the University of Oregon (B.S.) and Puritan Reformed Theological Seminary (M.Div.) in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Stan has an editorial background in the fields of journalism, book publishing, and software, having spent a decade in the latter before attending seminary in 2010. He was ordained and installed as Associate Pastor at Southside in June 2014.

Stan is married to Juliet, who was born in Palo Alto, California, and was raised in Northern California.