The Board is very proud of the Alban consultants, past and present, and the work they have done over the decades, faithfully serving America’s congregations and helping The Alban Institute fulfill its mission. The consultants who have been faithfully dedicated to the health, vitality and mission of local congregations will continue to empower congregations to transform the lives of their constituents and the communities they serve.
As of April 1st, 2014, the consultants can be reached at www.congregationalconsulting.org and through the links below.
Sarai Rice Sarai Rice loves to work with churches that are exploring their role in their community and visioning for their future – seeking to discern what and who God is calling them to be. She is skilled at planning and program development, as well as working with churches who are dealing with discord and decline. email Sarai
John Wimberly John served congregations for 38 years, thirty of them at Western Presbyterian Church in Washington, DC. His quest for continuing personal, spiritual and professional growth led John to complete a PhD in systematic theology and an Executive MBA program. He consults with congregations on issues such as the creation and implementation of strategic plans, congregational growth and the empowering use of endowments. email John