Tim and his wife Carol served for 15 years in the Philippines among the Ilokano people in church planting and leadership development. Bethany was their sending church when they went out in 1981 and they have been a part of the local congregation since returning from the mission field in 1996. Tim works at Bethany International as the Executive Vice President and coordinates Bethany’s mission partnerships in 70 countries.Tim joined the Church Oversight Team in April of 2017 and is the steward of the Missions Team. Tim earned his MA in Intercultural Leadership from Bethany Global University, Minnesota, U.S.A. and is a PhD candidate at Bethany International University in Singapore. Tim and Carol have five children and two grandchildren.