37 years old
From Silver Spring, Maryland
Fr. Swink graduated from the University of Dallas with a degree in Political Philosophy.
He spent 2 ½ years as a financial advisor before finally discerning that he might be called to be a priest.
He spent 5 years in formation at Immaculate Conception Seminary at Seton Hall University.
He has served as a priest at St. Mary of the Mills in Laurel, MD; St. Pius X in Bowie, MD; and is currently pastor of Jesus the Divine Word in Huntingtown, MD
His favorite things about being a priest are: Confessions, Preaching and offering Mass.
Fr. Swink pitched and caught for four years at the Heights High School in Rockville, MD. He then played right field for two years at the University of Dallas.
Favorite team: Nationals
Favorite player: Eddie Murray