Allan Groves is currently completing his second term as Vestry member, and is chairman of the Finance Committee. He lives in Seaside, on the former Fort Ord, with his wife Camille. They have lived there since 2003 and joined the church soon after. He studied at the University of Rochester and Johns Hopkins, and was a practicing economist for over 30 years. He started several businesses, but retired for the last time in 2015 and now enjoys retirement. They have two married daughters, one in Los Angeles and one in Lisbon.