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Executive Director

Aaron has been involved with Friends Network since 2004.  He lived in East Asia for five years where he served as a Field Coordinator and evangelist for Friends Network. He and his wife Cora have three children and now reside in the Twin Cities.


Director of Operations

Suzy has worked with Friends Network since 2013 and has over 25 years of experience in various administrative duties. She lives in the Twin Cities metro area with her husband and two children.


Director of Development

Alissa has volunteered with Friends Network since 2016 and started her full-time role in 2021. She brings years of experience in corporate retail, and lives in the Milwaukee area with her dog. 


Member Care

Anita is a counselor, teacher, wife, and mother with over 30 years of experience. She began working with Friends Network in 2018 while she and her husband Mike lived in East Asia. They now reside in Ames, Iowa where Mike is a pastor.

Board of Directors

Pastor Peter and Tammy Leyrer, Milwaukee, WI

Pastor Dan Kramer, Boise, ID

Ted Rattei, San Jose, CA

Matt and Jody Roberts, Watertown, SD

Dr Rhoda Wolle, Milwaukee, WI

Dan and Tingting Schwartz, Madison, WI

Huu Trung Le, Boise, ID

Mike Frederickson, Milwaukee, WI

Tao Nguyen, Boise, ID

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We are not currently hiring for any stateside positions. To learn more about

serving as a missionary, visit our Serve Overseas page. 

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