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Kenneth Tan has served with the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina (BSCNC) since 2006. Before coming to BSCNC, he served as director for recruitment for the church planting group of the North American Mission Board (NAMB). Prior to NAMB, he served as director of evangelism for the Baptist Convention of New York. Ken has also pastored Bible Church International in Garfield, New Jersey where he was involved in planting several churches in New Jersey, New York, and Massachusetts. He also served as interim pastor in Georgia and North Carolina churches, assisting these churches to become intentionally inclusive. Ken has a passion for reaching and discipling ALL people, and developing indigenous leaders. Ken currently serves as the Senior Consultant, Leadership Development for BSCNC and provides consulting and resourcing for congregations and associations in the area of leadership development. This includes the creation and delivery of materials, training and processes for the purpose of strengthening churches through leaders who make disciples.


Ken earned his bachelor’s degree in Theology at Febias College of the Bible in the Philippines, his master of divinity from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and his doctor of ministry with New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. He is married to Felicia Que Tan, and have two children, Felineth Ilen Tan Lee, married to David Lee, and Kenneth Andrew Que Tan, married to Brittany Conley Tan. Their life goal as a family is to serve the Lord in whatever field that God has placed them.