Students International

We're passionate about

seeing students and

the poor transformed into

the likeness of Christ and

discover their true calling

What We Do

We’re focused on meeting the holistic needs of people in vulnerable communities in Latin America. Our full-time staff lead ministry sites to serve those in need year round. Students serve alongside SI missionaries and make a real difference in the lives of people we serve.

Short-term mission, long-term Impact.

Our Strategic Partners

We partner with many organizations around the world to help bring the truth of the Gospel to the nations. Here are a few of them:


Meet Our Team

Students International Staff D Hansen President Strategic Partners

Dave Hansen


Students International Staff P Christy Exec Team Strategic Partners

Pam Christy

Executive Team

Students International Staff J Dixon Exec Team Strategic Partners

Jeff Dixon

Executive Team

Students International Staff D Mather Exec Team Strategic Partners

Darin Mather

Executive Team

Students International Staff N Slabach Exec Team Strategic Partners

Nate Slabach

Executive Team

Students International Staff D Doerksen Strategic Partners

Delora Doerksen

Staff/Donor Relations & Internship Coordinator

Students International Staff L Jankowski Strategic Partners

Lexie Jankowski

Coordinator of Academic Programs & Recruitment | Milwaukee, WI

Students International Staff R Lanier Strategic Partners

Ron Lanier

IT Specialist | Chicago, IL

Students International Staff D Marchell Strategic Partners

Duranda Marchell

Mission Mobilizer | Northern CA

Students International Staff B Minefee Strategic Partners

Bree Minefee

Mission Mobilizer | Lubbock, TX

Students International Staff E Pedersen Strategic Partners

Easton Pedersen

Administrative Assistant

Students International Staff S Schlick Strategic Partners

Saan Schlick

Airfare Coordinator & Mission Mobilizer

Students International Staff C Shelton Strategic Partners

Courtney Shelton

Electronic Giving & Teams Coordinator

Students International Staff A Smith Strategic Partners

Alice Smith

Finance Manager | Fillmore, CA

Students International Staff M Unternahrer Strategic Partners

Mike Unternahrer

Funds Development & Work Team Coordinator | Shipshewana, IN

Students International Staff T Wheeler Strategic Partners

Taylor Wheeler

Communications Manager | Blaire, NE

Our Field Directors

Students International Field DRJ Miller Strategic Partners

Eric & Chelsie Miller

Dominican Republic - Jarabacoa

Students International Field DR Ovalle Strategic Partners

Miguel & Mairelis Ovalle

Dominican Republic - Santiago

Our Board Members

Students International Board Pritchard Strategic Partners

Lee Pritchard

Board Chairman | Hanford, CA

Students International Board Babagian Strategic Partners

Tom Babagian

Board Secretary | Visalia, CA

Students International Board Reimche Strategic Partners

Lucy Reimche

Board Treasurer | Terra Ceia, FL

Students International Board Arnsberger Strategic Partners

Bradley Arnsberger

Kingsburg, CA

Students International Board Atkins Strategic Partners

Rev. Thomas J. Atkins

Pacific Grove, CA

Students International Board Huang Strategic Partners

Lindsey A. Huang

Chino Hills, CA

Students International Board Ng Strategic Partners

Maria Mejia Ng

Dinuba, CA

Students International Board Noland Strategic Partners

Michael Noland

Kingsburg, CA

Students International Board Sines Strategic Partners

Bill Sines

Shipshewana, IN

megaphone Strategic Partners

Our Mission

Bringing students and the poor together cross-culturally to encounter God, share the Good News, disciple and serve others in occupational ministries.

Our Vision

Seeing students and the poor transformed into the likeness of Christ and discover their true calling.

Our Core Beliefs

Our Core Values

Our Statement of Faith

The staff and board of directors of Students International believe in the fundamental teachings of the Christian faith as taught by Holy Scripture.

Students International Logo Strategic Partners

Your Giving Transforms Lives

Incredible things happen when you choose to invest directly in SI. You support devoted missionaries doing life-changing work. You help hurting people find Jesus Christ. You give young people an opportunity to discover their life’s calling. And you alleviate poverty in some of the world’s most troubled communities.


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