Jim Ballengee, Elder, Class of 2017
Jim Ballengee grew up as a member of Ardmore Presbyterian Church and then joined Arch Street in 2010. He recently retired from William Penn Charter School after 42 years in independent school education. Beyond the Social Outreach and Mission Committee at ASPC, he is a twice weekly volunteer at Broad Street Ministry, serves on the Board of Trustees and does other work for our mission partner St. James School in the Allegheny West section of the city and is enrolled in a yearlong Theology program at Princeton Theological Seminary. He and his wife, Elaine, reside in Chestnut Hill, have three daughters and recently welcomed and babysit for their first grandchild.