Fr John Glynn, OL

Fr John Glynn, OL

Born in Ireland in 1936. Attended Castleknock College, Dublin, and University College, Cork. No degree. Various jobs in England and migrated to Australia in 1961.

Came to PNG as a teacher in 1963 and taught in Primary and High Schools in New Ireland.

After studies in Australia was ordained a Catholic Priest in 1980 and served in New Ireland and Manus. Retired in 2000 and moved to Port Moresby. Taught at Pom Grammar and then as Teacher, Chaplain and Counsellor at Jubilee up to the present.

Fr John is the Founder and Patron of the Youth Against Corruption Association (YAC) and of the Foundation for Women and Children at Risk (WeCARe!). He serves on the Board of TI and of the Digicel Foundation and assist in the Catholic Parish of the Sacred Heart at Hohola.

First elected: 2002

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