The VanDykens have been with TWR since 1988, serving on Bonaire (the Caribbean), in Colombo, Sri Lanka, in Johannesburg, South Africa and in the Americas. They now serve on the island of Cyprus with the TWR Europe team. Daryl is the European Technical Director, and Carol works with recruiting for the Americas region, remotely, and administration in the Cyprus office.
Daryl is an electrical engineer and has worked through the years on various technical projects, overseeing transmitters, towers, studios and TWR's digital platform, TWR360. He continues with those responsibilities in this region. Carol works in the TWR Mobilization (recruiting) department, contacting potential missionary applicants and assisting aspiring missionaries through the application process. She also has administrative responsibilities in the Cyprus office, interfacing with our local accountant and assisting staff with visa issues. Their four children are married to wonderful spouses and follow the Lord. They have three sweet granddaughters, Harper, Bennett and Nora (in heaven with Jesus), and two grandsons, Rowan and Holden, who are two months apart in age.
Children: Scott (3.15.87) married to Rachel, children Harper, Bennett and Holden, Audrey (4.13.90), married to Eric, Julie (11.18.91) married to Gage, children Rowan and Nora (in heaven), and Charlotte (5.16.93) married to Brandon.