Kevin Hickey, 39, of Atlanta, was also sentenced to lifetime supervised release and was ordered to pay $1,000 in restitution, U.S. Attorney Sally Quillian Yates said.
Hickey is a former church youth director and director of parish outreach for Life Teen International, a group focused on "leading teens closer to Christ," according to its website.
In June 2013, using his
online screen name "funguyatl77," Hickey
engaged in an online communication in which he
stated that he
was watching "perving vids" and offered to share child pornography, Yates' office said.
Federal agents monitored the communication of Hickey
That month, Hickey
transmitted a video showing an adult male sexually assaulting two prepubescent males, according to investigators.
further displayed photographs of children he
took in public places and was heard engaging in a sex act during the online conversation, according to authorities.
will be required to register as a sex offender when he
is released from prison.