Kevin Barron

Kevin Barron

Becoming the Beloved Community

Kevin serves as co-chair of the Anti-racism Taskforce, co-instructor of the Becoming the Beloved Community course in anti-racism, and as chair of the Pool of Bethesda LGBT+ Support Taskforce.  At St. Andrew’s in State College, Kevin serves as a lay Eucharistic minister, choir member, and as an officiant for Evening Prayer.  Kevin previously served as Senior Warden, youth leader, and as a member of the rector’s search committee.  He was also a member of the Commission on Ministry.

Kevin holds a master’s degree in Counseling Psychology from Slippery Rock University and has completed all doctoral coursework in Penn State’s Higher Education program.  He is also an EfM graduate.

A resident of State College, he has a career amassing over 30 years at Penn State in a variety of roles. He has served on various diversity and inclusion committees as well as an appointed member of the President’s Commission on LGBTQ Equality. His current role is a director of Volunteer Services for the Penn State Alumni Association. In this capacity, he oversees the training and education of over 1000 alumni volunteers.