Board of Directors
Immanuel Baptist Church, Louisville, KY
Ryan is the Lead Pastor of Immanuel in Louisville since 2012. Immanuel is a sending church and supports 20+ international missionaries and church planters scattered all over the world. Born and raised in Canada, Ryan’s preaching ministry has affected many all over the world.
MD Psychiatry Resident, Harvard University, Boston, MA
Dr. Bosson is currently a Gratis Faculty Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases at the University of Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky. She formally served as the Medical Director of the Refugee Health Program (RHP) under the auspices of the Global Health Center (GHC) at the University of Louisville. Her role as director was to provide oversight of all medical activities within the GHC-RHP, including medical, psychiatric, psychological, and social services. She is board-certified in internal medicine and has worked with international populations locally and abroad. She has lived on three different continents and has presented both nationally and internationally on areas involving refugee health and refugee population-specific interventions. She is currently pursuing a second residency in psychiatry at Harvard University in Boston, MA. Her passion is Christ, who gives purpose to all that she does.
Launch Intl, Louisville, KY
Jimmy is CEO of Launch Intl, an impact real estate company headquartered in Louisville, KY. Launch specializes in property management for refugee and immigrant populations.
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Launch Intl, Louisville, KY
Ben is a co-founder of Launch Intl, an impact real estate company headquartered in Louisville, KY. Launch specializes in property management for refugee and immigrant populations.
Purpose Global Strategies, Grand Rapids, MI
Scott consults with foundations and granting institutions to endeavor change in the Middle East. He also consults in international business and navigating the challenges of cross cultural issues. He has experience in numerous industries: Philanthropy, Healthcare, Construction, Publishing, Non-Profit, Retail, Tech, and Environmental Engineering. Scott has significant international experience, having lived and worked in the Middle East for 10+ years.
Union Baptist Association, Houston, TX
Keelan Cook leads the Peoples Next Door project and is a Senior Church Consultant with the Union Baptist Association in Houston, TX. He holds a PhD in Missiology from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. In previous years, he spent time as a church planter in West Africa with the International Mission Board as well as doing ethnographic research in Washington, DC with the North American Mission Board.