Rev. Dr. Don Hackett
After graduating from Penn State with a double major in psychology and social work, Don attended Princeton Theological Seminary and received his Master of Divinity degree from Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California. Later, in 1997, he received his Doctor of Ministry degree from Fuller focused on Youth Ministry. Don has served churches as a youth pastor (Newport Beach, Ca & Bethlehem, Pa), pastor for missional ventures (Lancaster, Pa) and currently is a transitional pastor at Centre Presbyterian Church in New Park, Pa. Don grew up a military dependent who has lived in seven different states and two foreign countries. Don and his wife, Rila, and three adult children (Ian, Brynn, and Colin) consider Lancaster, Pennsylvania their home. Some of Don’s favorite faith practices are walking with Rila, baking sourdough bread, nature photography, and travel with family.