STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS MANAGER
After nearly 20 years as a pastor, Eric now works with networks and denominations that wish to partner with Compassion to plant churches in areas of extreme poverty. Eric and his wife, Tara, live in Oregon with their three sons. Eric enjoys surfing, skiing and motorcycles.
CHURCH RELATIONS REGIONAL MANAGER,
SOUTH CENTRAL REGION
After more than 20 years as a pastor, Kevin now empowers U.S. churches to release children from poverty in Jesus’ name. He is inspired by Compassion’s strategy to work with indigenous churches. Kevin lives in Houston with his wife, Kerry, and children Kayla and Luke.
CHURCH ENGAGEMENT MANAGER
Lorie is passionate about the local church. In 2010 she left her southern roots to join Compassion where she fosters relationships with U.S. churches through The Compassion Experience, "a missions trip on wheels." Lorie lives in Colorado with her husband, Scott, and 1-year-old son, Maddox.
CHURCH RELATIONS DIRECTOR, SOUTH CENTRAL REGION
In July 2011, Paul took a vision trip with Compassion to Tanzania, and his life took a radical turn. He sold his successful church marketing company and devoted his life to working with Compassion. He is supported by his wife Stacey and their two young daughters.
CHURCH RELATIONS DIRECTOR, NORTHEAST REGION
Mark is passionate about bringing God's redemption and restoration to the world. Before joining Compassion, Mark was a business owner and served on a church leadership team. He lives in New York with his wife, Yvonne. They have two grown children.
CHURCH RELATIONS MANAGER
Samuel is a former Compassion-sponsored child from the Dominican Republic. As a member of the Church Engagement team, Samuel speaks in U.S. churches on behalf of children in poverty. Additionally, he is also a recording engineer, musician, singer and associate pastor.
CHURCH RELATIONS DIRECTOR
After spending sixteen years as a pastor, Justin received a clear calling to partner with God and build up His church. He joined Compassion in 2009. A former UCLA football player, Justin will be your friend even if you are a USC fan. Justin lives with his wife Caitlin and their two daughters, Josslyn and Adalyn.
CHURCH RELATIONS MANAGER
As a military child, Doug had visited or lived in 17 different countries by his mid-20s. God molded Doug's heart for His people while he was a student in Kenya. Today Doug helps U.S. churches embrace God's call to the poor. He and his wife Sarah have three young boys: Noah, Rivers and Caeden.