Alan is President of MLi and brings over 30 years experience in church leadership. He has pastored congregations in small towns, urban centers and the suburbs. He has served in denominational leadership as well as on the faculty of a seminary where he was responsible for teaching in the areas of leadership and domestic missiology. Alan teaches in numerous seminaries as well as lecturing and consulting all over North America, Australia and Europe in the areas of leadership, transition, systems change and missional theology. Along with journal articles and contributing chapters to books, he has authored: Reaching a New Generation (IV Press), Leadership, Liminality and the Missionary Congregation (Trinity Press International) and Crossing the Bridge: Leadership in a Time of Change.