Alena Vaughn joined the SLBC staff in summer 2018.
She grew up in the Piney-Woods of East Texas. She attended East Texas Baptist University, where she received a B.A. in Religion. She recently graduated from Logsdon Seminary with a Masters of Divinity degree. While in seminary, Alena piloted the Chaplain-in-Residence program for Hardin-Simmons University. During her time as a chaplain, she lived amongst and ministered to undergraduate students. Alena’s calling is to empower the Church to love and embrace their neighbors in a more Christ-like fashion.