Wide Open Missions

Find Out Where You Can Experience the Call

Rick Johnson

Director of Personnel and Member Care

Rick served as a missionary in Dominican Republic and later as Area Director to the Caribbean. He holds a doctorate in applied intercultural studies from the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, a M.Ed. in educational psychology from the University of Washington, and a B.A. in psychology from Seattle Pacific University. Rick is a member of the World Missions Executive Committee.

Janela Meacham

Manager

Manages the PMC office and coordinates various aspects of Missionary Training, Pre-Field Orientation, Candidate Orientation, and Missionary Renewal sessions.

Lisa Cornwell

Administrative Coordinator

Provides general and specialized administrative support for the Director of Personnel and Member Care.

Tracy Griffin

Administrative Assistant

Works with the department manager assisting with applicant processing, missionary kid's program, financial tracking, and various orientations and events.

Cara Cross

Events Coordinator

Oversees the logistical coordination of all PMC events.

Joyce Hubbs

Personnel and Member Care Administrative Support

MA/MAPS Application

Email: missionaryassociate@ag.org or AGWMMAPS@ag.org
Phone: 417-862-2781 Ext. 2035
Fax: 417-869-6280

Megan Deal

MA/MAPS Application Lead

Oversees the daily operations of the Missionary Associate and MAPS programs.
Processes Missionary Associates and MAPS volunteers going to Northern Asia.

Denise Bull

MAPS Application Specialist

Processes Missionary Associates and MAPS volunteers going to Africa, Asia Pacific, Latin America Caribbean, and Engage.

Charissa Lord

MA/MAPS Application Specialist

Processes Missionary Associates and MAPS volunteers going to Eurasia and Europe.

Open

MA/MAPS Support Specialist

Assist MAPS Volunteers in the post approval process including, but not limited to, fundraising, finances, insurance, travel, etc. Processes Missionary Associates and MAPS volunteers going to International Ministries.

Karrie Noack

MA/MAPS Application Specialist

Processes Missionary Associates and MAPS volunteers.

Career Application

Email: careermissionaries@ag.org
Phone: 417-862-2781 Ext. 2098
Fax: 417-869-6280

Kristin Burdine

Career Application Lead

Oversees the daily operations of the career application process and assists with the completion of candidate files for a decision by the World Missions Executive Committee and the World Missions Board.

Katrina Grasinger

Career Application Specialist

Assists applicants with the career application process and prepares candidate files for review by the application lead and members of the World Missions Executive Committee and the World Missions Board.

Rachel Mullikin

Career Application Specialist

Assists applicants with the career application process and prepares candidate files for review by the application lead and members of the World Missions Executive Committee and the World Missions Board.

Member Care

Butch Frey

Member Care Coordinator

Ministry to missionary families throughout the world.

Administrative Coordinator Open

Administrative Coordinator

Provides administrative support for the Member Care Coordinator, including help with counseling resources and special projects.

Karla Weis

Ministries Administrative Coordinator

Serves as the Retirement Coordinator. Once a missionary turns 63, Karla is in contact with them at least annually with helpful tips and information until they actually retire.

Janice Brison

Logistics Specialist/Prayer Net Coordinator

Assists the PMC director in customer care training for staff, missionary safety training, and special projects.

Nancy Raatz

Member Care Team

Works with AGWM community of women in missions.

Amy Renfroe

Crisis Management Team

Works alongside AGWM leadership to create tools and strategies for our AGWM Personnel.

Missionary Kids

Email: mkoffice@ismk.org
Phone: 417-862-2781 Ext. 2040
Fax: 417-895-9150

Chad and Dargan Phillips

MK Program Managers

Oversees the MK program, International Society of Missionary Kids (ISMK).

Kevin and Robin McGee

MK Family Resource Coordinator

Assists with the MK Discipleship Program and provides current resources for families.

Cristi Alexander

MK Pastoral Care Coordinator

Cristi oversees pastoral care for MKs, leads the MK Mentoring Program, assists with Task Force trips, as well as college visits and follow-up with itinerating MKs.

Sarah G.

MK Office Coordinator

Oversees the MK program, International Society of Missionary Kids (ISMK).

Kelsey H.

MK Correspondence Assistant

Arranges travel for Task Force trips, plans activities and makes reservations for all major events, serves as the receptionist for the MK office, and assists with on-site planning for events.

Matt E.

MK Resource Assistant

Oversees the MK database, manages the inventory of supplies needed for events, provides support services for iDiscipleship.com, and assists with events.

Bethanie S.

Executive Dean of TCK Education

Oversees academic needs of TCKs and provides resources to support educational transitions.

Kristi A.

Administrative Coordinator for TCK Education

Assists with the academic needs of TCKs and serves as assistant to the TCKI Executive Dean.

Short-Term Trips

Email: mapsteams@ag.org
Phone: 417-862-2781 Ext. 2067
Fax: 417-862-1878

Simone Parks

Teams Application Lead

Oversees the daily operations of the MAPS Team processing, assisting churches with online registration and obtaining team travel approvals.

Marlene Mayes

Teams Application Specialist

Assists churches with the registration and processing of missions team trips.

Sue Shahan

Teams Application Specialist

Assists churches with the registration and processing of missions team trips.

Pipeline

Tim Meacham

Pipeline Director

Coordinate communication for people interested in exploring missions opportunities to find where they uniquely fit on the field.

Alex McGregor

College Representative

Alex is a credentialed minister and missionary associate. His passion is to connect students with missions that transform their lives. His focus is to assist college (university, Masters Commission, Chi Alpha) students with missionary opportunities and missions trips. Alex served as AIM director for the Northwest Ministry Network and the Alaska District Council.

Wide Open Missions

Marc Cerce

PMC Website & Social Media Specialist

Maintains WideOpenMissions.org, coordinates PMC's social media, and designs print and electronic materials.

If you do not already, please consider following Wide Open Missions on social media! We are excited about the opportunities in missions.

Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter links:

https://www.facebook.com/wideopenmissions/
https://twitter.com/wideopenmission
https://www.instagram.com/wideopenmission/