Executives

Executives and Vice Presidents
Global Executive Team

The Global Executive Team (GET) represents over 100 years of Compassion experience. Together, this team directs the work of our global staff in 26 countries and creates a culture of excellence and integrity that Compassion is known for around the world. You can click on the names or photos below to find out more about the individual members of the Global Executive Team.

Mark Yeadon

Senior Vice President
Global Program

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Edward W. Anderson

Senior Vice President
Global Support Services & CFO

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Dr. Scott Todd

Senior Vice President
Global Advocacy

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Mark Hanlon

Senior Vice President
Global Marketing & Engagement

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Cassandra Shepard

Senior Vice President
Global Leadership Office

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Compassion's Vice Presidents

Compassion's Vice Presidents (VP) provide daily leadership over the ministry's most critical functions. Each individual below has joined Compassion out of a deep sense of calling to release children from poverty in Jesus' name. Together, they offer years of practical experience in their areas of expertise. Find out more about Compassion’s vice presidents and the teams they are leading today by clicking on the photos below.


Tom Beck

Vice President
Human Resources

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Edouard Lassegue

Vice President
Latin America & Caribbean Regions

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Ian Hamilton

Regional Vice President
Europe, the Middle East and Africa

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Silas Balraj

Vice President
Asia Region

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Sidney Muisyo

Vice President
Africa Region

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James Hansen

Vice President
Risk Management

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Stephen Oakley

Vice President
Legal Services & General Counsel

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President Emeritus

After 36 years of service, 20 of those in the role of president, Compassion’s president emeritus continues to lend his voice to the mission of releasing children from poverty in Jesus’ name.

Wess Stafford

President Emeritus

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Too Small to Ignore

This moving manifesto unveils God's heart for children and the poor while offering real-world suggestions to reach out to "the least of these.

Just a Minute

Gives simple tips and examples of how anyone can positively impact a child in just a moment and how all of us are equipped to do it.

U.S. Media Contacts

Tim Glenn: (719) 272-5377

Becca Bishop: (719) 272-5109

For all non-media related inquiries, please call (800) 336-7676, Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. MT.

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