As Director of Church Partnerships, Wayne’s primary responsibility is to develop and implement Trans World Radio’s US church engagement strategy. The purpose of this initiative is to promote opportunities for US churches to be involved in outreach with TWR’s 70 national partners around the world.
He travels nationwide visiting churches that currently support TWR, churches that are former supporters and are interested in re-engaging with TWR and churches that are not familiar with TWR’s ministry. Wayne also represents the Mission at people group consultations, national conferences and church mission events.
Shelley serves as Gift Processing Supervisor in TWR’s Donor Services department. She supervises a team that processes donor gifts received in the mail and on the Internet. The funds are distributed to TWR missionary support and equipment fund accounts and project accounts of national partners overseas.
In their overseas service from 1988 to 2000, they were involved in the broadcast ministry from Guam to the Asia/Pacific region. Wayne served as manager of KTWR’s Shortwave Production Department and English language ministry. Shelley managed KTWR’s follow-up department and also worked as an administrative assistant in the TWR Guam office.
From 2000 to 2002 Wayne served as Regional Director working in estate planning and design with major donors in 4 states in the US southwest area.