Meet the Team

The Mobilization Team

Heather began serving with TeachBeyond in 2010, right after graduating from Grove City College.  She taught at Black Forest Academy in Germany for five years. When she returned to the US, Heather joined the mobilization team and now serves as Director of Mobilization for the US and Canada. Heather loves having people in her home, trying new coffee shops, and co-hosting the Transformed & Transformational podcast.

Christy studied elementary education at Houghton College and has been involved in education ever since!  She has had a variety of experiences from middle school science to language learning, and has lived in four countries on four different continents. Christy joined TeachBeyond in 2013, and now serves as teacher trainer and Associate Director of Mobilization. She enjoys being active and getting outside, being creative, and exploring new places with her husband, Mike.

Cindy graduated from Northwestern College in Orange City, Iowa, and then taught at Sahel Academy in Niamey, Niger from 2009-2013. She joined the mobilization team in 2014. Cindy lives on a farm in South Dakota with her husband, Doug, and two step-children.

Jacob received his Bachelors in teaching and Masters in Administration from Missouri Baptist University, and his Educational Specialist Degree from Lindenwood University.  He taught for 12 years in Missouri, after serving overseas in Mauritius through TeachBeyond, he joined the Mobilization Team in 2021.  He enjoys studying apologetics and spending time with his wife and three children hiking, camping, and traveling.

Juli graduated from Providence Theological Seminary with a Master’s in Christian Education. She has many years of international experience, having lived in Germany, India, England, and Russia, and having traveled to many other parts of the world. Juli enjoys the outdoors, traveling, gardening, time with her family, and coffee with friends.  She is also passionate about helping adoptive families thrive.

From the age of 8, when asked what she wanted to be when she grew up, Katie said “missionary.” She grew up loving all things music, kids, missions, and cultures. After graduating from University of Northwestern – St. Paul with a degree in music education, she taught music for 2 1/2 years at a community center in Southeast Asia. Now, she is back in her native Midwest with a new understanding of what it feels like to be a foreigner and a better understanding of different cultures, including her own. She is excited to help others through the process of going, and to be part of global transformational education in mobilization.

After Kim graduated from Eastern University in 2007, she moved to Washington, D.C. to work for the Department of Defense for seven years.  She and her husband lived in Germany for several years, and Kim became Short-Term Coordinator when they returned to the United States in summer 2019.  Kim enjoys exploring new places, reading, having impromptu home dance parties, and eating cookies.

Morgan attended Ecola Bible School and Corban University, where she graduated with a degree in Interdisciplinary Studies in Music and English. She and her husband moved overseas to serve with TeachBeyond in Central Asia for three years. Morgan loves playing music with her husband, visiting the Oregon coast, and hearing God at work in people’s lives over a good cup of joe.

Pete taught for 22 years in Istanbul, Turkey, before returning to the US and starting to work with TeachBeyond in 2011. He and his wife, Pam, have one adult daughter. Pete enjoys floorball, running, reading, and fixing things that are broken.

Rachel studied elementary education at Moody Bible Institute (’08) and has been involved with TeachBeyond ever since! She taught middle school math and science for ten years at Black Forest Academy in Germany and for one year at Evangelical Christian Academy in Spain. Rachel returned to the United States in 2021 to get married and is now serving as a Mobilization Coach. She has a heart for supporting missionary families on the field and is excited to continue providing transformational education through recruiting and sending new members.

Recruiting Events

Our mobilization team would love to meet you at one of our in-person or virtual events!

September 27-October 1: Corban University World Outreach Week, Salem, OR

September 29: Grove City College Career Fair, Grove City, PA

September 30: Biola University Ministry and Missions Expo – Virtual

October 6: Cedarville University Career Fair, Cedarville, OH

October 7: Taylor University Career Fair, Upland, IN

November 1-2: Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) International Schools Job Fair at Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, AZ

November 3 & 5: Redeemer University Career and Calling Networking Expo – Virtual

November 4: Regent University Not-for-Profit & Ministry Career Fair – Virtual

November 4-5: ACSI International Schools Job Fair at Liberty University, Lynchburg, VA

November 8: ACSI International Schools Job Fair at Baylor University, Waco, TX

November 9: Liberty University Career Fair – Virtual

November 16-17: ACSI International Schools Job Fair – Virtual

Our Recruiting Partners