Pastor Jason Kouri served as a parish pastor from 1996 to 2005. He served as a Regular Force Army chaplain from 2005 to 2016. He graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the Université du Québec à Montréal in 1991. He received his Master of Divinity (M.Div.) degree from Brock University’s Concordia Lutheran Theological Seminary, St. Catharines, On, Canada in 1996. He did all the schooling for a PHD at Dominican College, Ottawa, On (PHD- ABD- 2003). He obtained his Doctorate (D. Min.) degree from Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, Mo, USA in 2014. He has been married to Julie since 1993. They are blessed with three daughters.
Pastor Kouri is now serving Redeemer Lutheran as its sole full-time Pastor and is also serving as a part-time (reserve) Army Chaplain to the 1st Hussars.