Truitt Adair | Lubbock, Texas
President, Sunset International Bible Institute and former missionary to Nigeria. Member at the Sunset Church of Christ.
Estellene Allen | Garland, Texas
Holds a B.A. in psychology. Wife of a former elder. She and her husband, Vic, helped conduct many Marriage Enrichment Seminars. She and Vic also serve on MRN’s Task Force for Missionary Care. They attend the North Pointe Church of Christ in Sachse, Texas.
Dr. Mark Brewer | Edmond, Oklahoma
Former Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer at Seagate Technology. Lived in Singapore for several years and currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Oklahoma Christian University. He and his family are members of the Memorial Road Church of Christ, Edmond, Oklahoma, where he is part of their missions special requests committee.
Justin Chamblee | Alpharetta, Georgia
Senior Vice President of Financial Services and Director of Operations at Coker Group, a healthcare consulting firm. He and his family are members at North Atlanta Church of Christ, where they are involved in a variety of ministries. He and his wife, Allison, have three children.
Winston Chong, CPA, CFP | Singapore
Adviser and part owner in a niche financial planning company which renders advice on biblical principles. Serves as an elder in the Pasir Panjang Church of Christ and the liaison elder to the Sunset International Bible Institute, Singapore. Actively mentors youth and young adults with his wife. Has three children.
Seth Cowan, M.D. | Tyler, Texas
Retired President, Family HealthCare Associates. Former elder and former Missions Committee chairman, Austin Street Church of Christ, Garland, Texas. Now lives in Tyler, Texas, where he serves and worships with the Glenwood Church of Christ.
Dr. Brad Crisp | Abilene, Texas
Vice Chairman of the Board for Missions Resource Network. Vice Chair of the Board for Missions Resource Network. Dean of the College of Business Administration at Abilene Christian University. Education includes a BBA in accounting from ACU and an MBA and Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin. Previously worked in public accounting and as a professor at Indiana University. Brad and his wife Jennifer have two sons, and they attend the Highland Church of Christ in Abilene.
Ron J. Holland | Fort Worth, Texas
Secretary of the Board for Missions Resource Network. Minister of Church Planting at The Hills Church of Christ. He and his wife, Marilyn, served as missionaries in Manila in the Republic of the Philippines.
Van Kimbro | Las Colinas, Texas
Chairman of the Board for Missions Resource Network. Managing Tax Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers. Serves on the Board of Trustees for Fosters Children’s Home in Stephenville, Texas. Serves as one of the elders and as Bible-class teacher, Riverside Church of Christ, Coppell, Texas.
Earl Lavender, Ph.D. | Nashville, Tennessee
Professor and Director of Missions for Lipscomb University. Teaches classes in Missions, Spiritual Formation, Faith & Culture, and Church History. Completed his B.S. and M.A. at Lipscomb and his Ph.D. at St. Louis University. Has ministered in Italy, Illinois, and Tennessee. He and his wife, Rebecca, have three children, and three grandchildren.
Pat Lawson | Dallas, Texas
Serves on the boards of Christian Care Centers and New Friends New Life, and the National Alumni council of Oklahoma Christian University. Travels regularly to Rwanda to advance the cause of Christ. Attends Waterview Church of Christ.
Carol Manley | Sugar Land, Texas
Carol is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. She works at the Houston Center for Christian Counseling. Carol attends First Colony Church of Christ in Sugar Land, Texas, where her husband, Steve, serves as an elder. Carol is a Bible class teacher and former mission committee member. Carol and Steve, jointly, teach Bible classes on marriage and parenting.
Dr. Barry Packer | Dallas, Texas
Executive Trustee for the Bell Trust. Trustee for The Christian Chronicle and Abilene Christian University. He serves as one of the elders of the Highland Oaks Church of Christ, Dallas, Texas.
Tebogo Ramatsui | Pretoria, South Africa
Dealing in alternative investments with NAIC Investments since 1994. Serves as an elder at Seeiso Street Church of Christ in Pretoria.
Joel Reed, J.D. | Atlanta, Georgia
Attorney, general counsel and consultant to real estate investment companies. Born on the mission field to American missionaries to Italy. Involved with Harding University's Center for World Missions. Former missions committee chairman, Preston Road Church of Christ, Dallas, Texas and North Atlanta Church of Christ, Atlanta, Georgia. Serves as elder at North Atlanta Church of Christ.
Dr. Daniel Rodriguez | Malibu, California
Currently Associate Professor of Religion and Hispanic Studies at Pepperdine’s Seaver College. He and his wife, Jeanette, spent nine years as missionaries in Puebla, Mexico.
Ken Shumard | Atlanta, Georgia
An entrepreneur in the healthcare industry, he began Medical Doctor Associates in 1987. He sold the company in 2005 but still serves as Chairman of the Board. He has been a part of the North Atlanta Church of Christ for 26 years and serves as an elder.
Dr. Michelle Tucker | Dallas, Texas
Michelle is a Pediatrician practicing at Castle Hills Pediatrics in Carrollton, Texas. She worships at Prestoncrest Church of Christ in Dallas, where her husband, Randy, serves as an elder. There they are active in medical missions and as mentors to young families. Michelle also serves on the Board of Trustees of ChristianWorks for Children.
Dr. Vittorio Vitalone | Rome, Italy
Dr. Vittorio Vitalone is a medical doctor and specialist in anesthesiology, intensive care and pain therapy. He lives and works in Rome, Italy. Since 1975, he has been a member of the Church of Christ in Rome where he serves as a preacher and elder. Author of 5 Christian books, he has preached in more than 30 countries in Europe, USA, Asia and Africa. Vittorio and his wife Tonia have two children, Riccardo and Virginia.