Jordan Parnell, new executive director for Buckner in Midland, was featured in the Midland Reporter-Telegram.
Parnell earned a master’s degree in social work from the University of Texas in Austin followed by a master’s degree in leadership from Lubbock Christian University. He earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Lubbock Christian University. Parnell is a Licensed Master Social Worker and is certified by the state of Texas.
He said his focus in Midland will be on ensuring sustainability in Buckner ministries there.
“I want to make sure that I’m doing whatever I can from an administrative standpoint to make sure that Buckner is sustainable for 10, 15, 25, 35 years,” Parnell said. “We live in such a volatile economy here in Midland that I want to do whatever I can as far development, program coordination and administration to make sure that Buckner Midland and the programs that operate in Buckner Midland are sustainable for many years to come.”