Rev. Tom Hanover

Tom is the Lead Pastor at Sulphur Grove United Methodist Church on the north side of Dayton, Ohio. A member of the West Ohio Conference, Tom has served United Methodist churches for over 39 years. He holds the Bachelor’s Degree from Taylor University and a Master’s Degree in Divinity and a Doctor’s Degree in Ministry from United Theological Seminary in Dayton. Tom and his wife Cathy have three adult children and five grandchildren.

"Over the years Otterbein has grown more and more important to the health and well-being of my family. Moreover I have enjoyed partnering with so many outstanding people to enhance the quality of life of many individuals and many communities."