The Rev. Dr. John "Mike" Loudon is a native of New Castle, PA and graduated from Westminster College (PA), Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, and McCormick Theological Seminary. He pastored churches in Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Nebraska, and Florida, retiring in 2018 after serving 20 years as Senior Pastor of First Presbyterian Church of Lakeland. He served two terms as Imperial Chaplain of Shriners International, and is active in Rotary, having been president of two clubs and now District Chaplain. He has served on many presbytery, synod, and General Assembly committees, and was Moderator of Tampa Bay Presbytery. Mike and his wife, Joyce, have been married 51 years and have three children, and nine grandchildren. Their son, the Rev. Nathan Loudon, is pastor of First Presbyterian Church of Lancaster, Ohio. Mike enjoys playing golf, reading, walking, swimming and is an avid fan of the Nebraska Cornhuskers, Pittsburgh Steelers, and the PGA tour.