Africa New Life Ministries Rwanda was founded by Rwandans, and is run by Rwandans. More than 300 staff serve to educate children, pastor families spiritually, care for the medical needs of our communities, and promote growth of the ministry in Rwanda. Sister organization Africa New Life Ministries International exists in the U.S. to support that work in the areas of sponsorship, development, team trips, financial administration, and church/strategic partnerships.

DIRECTORS

Africa New Life Ministries Founder - Charles Buregeya Mugisha

President and Founder
Dr. Charles Mugisha
Kigali, Rwanda

Africa New Life Ministries - Alan Hotchkiss

U.S. Executive Director
Alan Hotchkiss
Portland, OR

Africa New Life Ministries - Natalie Green

Director of Strategic Partnerships
Natalie Green
Austin, TX

Africa New Life Ministries - Donna Henry

Director of Programs
Donna Henry
Phoenix, AZ

Africa New Life Ministries - Dan Leischner

Director of Finance and Administration
Dan Leischner, CPA
Portland, OR

Executive Advisor
Rev. G. Vincent Lewis
Atlanta, GA

Africa New Life Ministries - Matt Stein

Director of Development and Marketing
Matt Stein
Portland, OR

Africa New Life Ministries - Crissy McDowell

Executive Assistant
Crissy McDowell
Houston, TX

CHILD SPONSORSHIP

Africa New Life Ministries - Trina Lee

Sponsorship Program Manager
Trina Lee

Africa New Life Ministries - Sonni Mackzum

Sponsorship Coordinator
Sonni Mackzum

Sponsorship Administrator
Julie Rathjen

Africa New Life Ministries - Kelly Wesley

Sponsorship Project Manager
Kelly Wesley

DEVELOPMENT

Communications Coordinator
Emily Carminati

Africa New Life Ministries - Betty Krenek

Marketing Manager
Betty Davis
Houston, TX

@bettykrenek

Development Associate
Morgan Jones
Austin, TX

Development Associate
Pope McHenry

Africa New Life Ministries - Jeremiah Smith

Church Partnerships Manager
Jeremiah Smith
Atlanta, GA

Africa New Life Ministries - Cheri Wilson

Donor Care Administrator
Cheri Wilson

TEAM TRIPS & PROGRAMS

Africa New Life Ministries - Leslie Forster

Systems Project Manager
Leslie Forster

Africa New Life Ministries - Kerri Thornton

Team Trip Program Manager
Kerri Thornton

Megan Westby

Program Coordinator
Megan Westby

FINANCE & ADMINISTRATION

Africa New Life Ministries - Darlene Bory

Bookkeeper
Darlene Bory

Africa New Life Ministries - Joanne Fuller

Donor Administrator
Joanne Fuller

Volunteer Coordinator
Katherine Poppin