Kenn started life on a dairy farm in North East Victoria and went on to become an electrical engineer before discovering the joys of theology. He was ordained as a pastor with the Christian Missionary Alliance and with his family lived for 6 years in the US while furthering his studies.

Kenn and his wife Leonie have three adult children, three grandchildren and live in lovely Ermington.

They have been pastoring churches since 1976 and served Jesus in Papua New Guinea for five years and Lebanon for a year.   Kenn has three masters degrees in Ministry, Theology and Cultural Studies, and is studying for a doctorate in education, researching training of church planters. .  His interests include music, computers and art.  He collects calculators for a hobby!