ALAN K. BUSH – Senior Life, Education and Counseling Minister

Alan Bush grew up in Waverly, Tennessee. His parents are Dean and Jean Bush. He is married to Randa (Benderman) and they have three children; William, Kalyn, and Michael.

Alan holds a Bachelor Degree in Bible from Freed-Hardeman University (1983) and he has a Masters Degree in Counseling from the University of North Alabama (1988).

During 1983 to 1986 Alan was Education Minister and Youth Director at Wesconnett Church of Christ in Jacksonville, Florida. While in school at UNA (1986-1988) he was Youth Minister for Wood Avenue Church of Christ in Florence, Alabama.

In December 1988 Alan moved to Evansville, Indiana to work with the Washington Avenue congregation as Director of Education and Youth Minister.  He added Associate Minister to his duties from 1990 to 2020. In mid 2020 his responsibilities included Senior Life, Education and Counseling Minister.

Camp Director and Speaker

Alan has been very involved with WKYC (Western Kentucky Youth Camp) beginning in 1989 when he was on staff of Teen Week. He has been Director of Teen Week since 2000 and part of the staff of 8-10 Year Old Week from 1991 – 2020.

In addition to his duties at Washington Avenue, Alan has spoken at Youth Rallies, Leadership Seminars and Parent’s Seminars.