Alan Jeans

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Alan Paul Jeans (born 18 May 1958) is a British Anglican priest. He has been the Archdeacon of Sarum since 2004.[1]

Born on 18 May 1958, he was educated at Bournemouth School. He studied at the University of Southampton and the University of Wales, Lampeter. After a decade as a building surveyor he trained for the priesthood and was ordained in 1990.[2] Following a curacy at Parkstone with Branksea he was Priest in charge at Bishops Cannings, All Cannings and Etchilhampton. From 1998 he was the Diocese of Salisbury's Advisor for Parish Development until his Archdeacon's appointment in 2004.[3]