The Reverend Alan Wotherspoon was ordained a Deacon in 2006. He was formerly a High School teacher and principal in Ottawa.

He has been involved in a number of community-based activities for many years – The United Way, Palliative Care, Community Care Access Centre , The Consent & Capacity Board of Ontario. Alan served on the Board of Peterborough Regional Health Centre for eight years (2009 – 2017) and was chair for two years.