Cam provides strategic and tactical leadership and direction for Servant Leaders International. He has been in ministry now for over 20 years as a missionary in Latin America. He has served in the United States, Mexico, Ecuador, and in Costa Rica, doing church planting, discipleship, and leadership training. He has his bachelor's degree in Bible/Missions from Clarks Summit University in Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, and his Master's degree in Organizational Leadership from Cairn University.
Resources Team Leader
Dave serves as one of the Resource Team Leaders for SLI. He has served in various pastoral roles since 1993. Currently he serves as lead pastor of Heritage Baptist Church in Kentwood, MI. He as also served as a missionary in Costa Rica where he planted a church along with Cam Woolford. Dave has trained leaders in multiple countries and has a passion for church planting and leadership development.
Partnership Team Leader
Joe serves as the Partnership Team Leaders for SLI. He has served as a missionary in Latin America since 2008. He has served in evangelism, discipleship, leadership training and church planting ministries in Costa Rica, Mexico, and Ecuador. He has his bachelor's in Bible/Missions from Davis College in Johnson City, New York. He is currently facilitating a multiplication partnership for church planting in Cuenca, Ecuador.
Resources Team Leader
Dereck serves as one of the Resource Team Leaders for SLI. He also serves on the pastoral team at First Baptist Church of St Louis, MI. He oversees the education and discipleship, music and youth ministries there. He has an MA in Biblical Studies as well as a Masters in Organizational Leadership from Baptist Bible Seminary. He believes strongly in the centrality of the local church in God's mission to reach a lost world.
Operations Team Leader
Sam serves as the Operations Team Leader for SLI. He has led companies and executive teams in software development for over 20 years, and is responsible for the multilingual Ethnos2819 discipleship platform used by Servant Leaders around the world. He has also been on staff as a local church pastor and is involved in Biblical Counseling.
Vanessa has served as a missionary in Costa Rica, serving in Discipleship ministries and Biblical Counseling for children to young adults. Currently she serves in her home church, Iglesia Bautista La Fe (Faith Baptist) in Cuenca, Ecuador as a Biblical counselor, working to train up others in the local church as counselors, and counseling a number of ladies, youth, and children in the community. She studied Educational Psychology, received her Master's in Special Education, and has her Doctorate in Biblical Counseling from Louisiana Baptist University.
David Carrel arrived in Brazil as a missionary with ABWE in 2008. He currently is church planting in Northeast Brazil and has worked with leadership training for seven years. He is married and has two cute daughters. David serves as the coordinator for Servant Leaders efforts in Brazil where his church is starting the training ministry.
Dan has served both as a local church pastor and as a missionary in church planting ministry over the past 12 years. He most recently worked in church planting in Managua, Nicaragua, and is now looking to team up with Joe DePuy and his family in a multiplication partnership in Cuenca, Ecuador.