Mission Funding Minister
Diana Hansen, a minister for Community of Christ, is a Mission Funding specialist. She holds the priesthood office of bishop and serves on the World Church Finance Board.
Born in Omaha, Nebraska, Diana graduated with a bachelor of arts degree in theatre/speech from Graceland University in 1984, and received a master of arts in theatre arts from the University of Nebraska at Omaha in 1987. She completed her master of arts in religion with Community of Christ Seminary in 2017.
Before becoming a full-time minister, Diana worked in real estate and served as self-sustaining financial officer for the Arizona USA Mission Center. She lives in Gilbert, Arizona, with her husband, Richard (Dick). She has two stepsons, Jacob and Erik, and enjoys spending time with them and their families.
Diana is a Certified Specialist in Planned Giving (CSPG).
Her field responsibilities include Arizona USA, Coastal Bend USA, Greater Pacific Northwest USA, Heart of Texas USA, Inland West USA, Pacific Islands USA, Pacific Southwest International, Texas Mexico USA, Prairie Bluffs USA, Rio Grande USA, Rocky Mountain USA, and Sierra Pacific USA mission centers.
Community of Christ has 250,000 members in more than 60 nations. The church’s mission is to “proclaim Jesus Christ and promote communities of joy, hope, love, and peace.”
Community of Christ International Headquarters is located in Independence, Missouri.