Russ Harmon

National Ministry Coordinator

National Ministry Coordinator Russ Harmon was the Associate Pastor at Kings Christian Centre located on Queensland’s Gold Coast. Having commenced his ministry at King’s in late 1985 until 2010 when his calling took a different path. In 2011 he took up his current role as National Ministry Coordinator of Life Saving Chaplaincy Australia.

Russ was a bricklayer by trade, a builder by profession and still is a Minister by calling. His background of boxing, rugby league, surfing and weightlifting along with his love of hunting and fishing and the outdoors has stood him in good stead for his many Chaplain roles. Russ served as a Chaplain for the Mudgeeraba RSL, and still is the Chaplain for Nobbys Beach SLSC.

Russ is married to Jenny and have three adult children; Jennifer, Christopher and Emma. His vision is to fulfill LSCA’s goal of placing a Chaplain in every Life Saving Club in Australia.