Long Term Missionaries

Learn about Full-Time Adult Missions Opportunities with Teen Missions

Teen Missions full-time staff Missionaries are all self-supported and come from a wide variety of backgrounds for the purpose of mobilizing and discipling youth with a focus on spiritual growth and missionary vision for what God is doing around the world in His harvest. There is basically no skill set that isn’t needed or useful in missions in general and at Teen Missions in particular. Checkout full-time Staff Opportunities

Learn about our current Teen Missions staff members by visiting the links below. Here you will find our staff Photo Galleries, Newsletters, Bios, and Donate Links.

Staff NameWhere they Serve
Wango Elwin and EllaniElwin & Ellani Anal I am Elwin wango Anal but people call me Bay Naung in Myanmar. I am from India-Myanmar border village called Ralruwng in Chandel district Manipur, India. I met JESUS when... Serving in Myanmar Column 2, Row 2
IMG_4771-e1423600581983Richard & Mercy Asenek Richard Asenek joined Teen Missions in 2002 as one of the first staff members of Teen Missions in Cameroon. After a year in ministry he met and fell in…Cameroon Flag 50 Serving in Cameroon
Richard & Gina Barber were married in 1976 and have four sons and five grandchildren. Always heavily involved at church, they felt a calling to full ...

Serving in Florida
Timothy & Christi ChaffeeTimothy & Christi Chaffee Timothy (originally from Klamath Falls, OR) and Christi (originally from Riverside, CA) Chaffee were married October 22, 2011 and came to the staff of Teen Missions Int’l in 2016...Serving in Florida
unnamed-4Chico & Kathy Chicas Francisco (Chico) was born in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. He accepted Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior while on his first Teen Missions team in Honduras in 1990!…Serving in Honduras
2015 ChimbilaNelson & Maggie Chimbila Greetings from Uganda, the Pearl of Africa. My name is Nelson Chimbila and my wife is Maggie Chimbila. We are originally from Zambia...Serving in Uganda
Amanda Evans  went on her first mission trip at age 13 to West Virginia with her youth group to help repair homes and minister to families after mudslides...Serving in Florida
Linda EvansLinda Evans  In 1998, she came to Teen Missions Boot Camp as a volunteer in the kitchen. In 1999 she served as a team leader with TMI, and she has led a team every year since! Linda has led 15 teen teams and 3 preteen teams.Serving in Florida
Fast 2015Ryan & Erin Fast both experienced a call into missions early on in their childhood. Ryan participated in two international mission trips with TMI...Serving on the West Coast
Fon, Vitalis & ElizabethVitalis & Elizabeth Fon Vitalis Fon of Nsongwa village joined the staff of Teen Missions in Cameroon in November of 2005. Vitalis is a member of the royal palace in Nsongwa and...Cameroon Flag 50 Serving in Cameroon
Colton GraduationPaul & Beth Kostner both serve in the US Teams Department and on the Governing Board of Teen Missions. The Kostners joined Teen Missions staff in 1990.Serving in Florida
2013 LaneBob & Betty Lane (from Tampa, FL) joined the staff of Teen Missions Int’l in 1978. Bob is a retired firefighter and Betty a homemaker...Serving in Florida
Elizabeth LittleElizabeth Little this year marks 45 years of living and working as a missionary for God. He has been good. I am living in my home country of New Zealand, working to…NewZealand copyServing in New Zealand
unnamed1-300x225Todd & Rosemary MacPherson went to Florida FREE BIBLE MISSIONARY & Work (BMW) Training Center and after they got married and are now in Canada on staff…CanadaServing in Canada
DSCN6062Tom & Linda Maher coordinate the Teen Missions base in Cameroon, Africa, where Tom was made a prince of the tribe of Nswonga. They travel to Cameroon ...Serving in Florida
SabaSaba & Ethel Mwape Saba Mwape joined Teen Missions in 1999 as a student in Zambia. He graduated in 2003 and has been on staff since then.Serving in Tanzania
Myers Family-2015Anthony & Shawna Myers Shawna has been on the staff of Teen Missions since 1983. Anthony joined staff in 1991, and they were married a year later.Serving in Florida
Petersen2014Doug & Barb Petersen are the coordinators in Zambia and are in charge of the Boot Camp and the BIBLE, MISSIONARY & WORK (BMW) Training Center…Serving in Zambia
2014 OriginalSteve & Gay Petersen Steve Petersen (from Denver, Colorado) heard the Lord’s call to missions when he was just 12 years old and first served on a Teen Missions team to the …Serving in Florida
Phippen 2016Seth & Emily Phippen met at BIBLE, MISSIONARY & WORK (BMW) Training Center and now are married serving with Teen Missions as staff in Florida...

Serving in Malawi
Liva FamilyLiva & Nomena Rakotomalala I am Liva Rakotomalala. I was born on April 30th, 1975. I was raised in a Christian family, but I did not have a full understanding about salvation…Serving in Madagascar
Sibanda, C&S 2010Claimet & Sipho Sibanda Claimet Sibanda became involved with Teen Missions through the BIBLE, MISSIONARY & WORK (BMW) Training Center in Zimbabwe…Serving in Zimbabwe
Pat Storey  grew up on a farm in rural northwest Missouri and attended Northwest Missouri State University after graduating from high school to learn ...Serving in Florida
Tan FamilyFernando & Genelie Tan Fernando Tan went on his first Teen Missions team in 1990. He loved the idea of Teen Missions and eagerly dedicated his summers to serving on more summer… Serving in Philippines
Will, GayleGayle Will (originally from Oklahoma) is one of the four founders of Teen Missions. She has been a faithful icon for over 40 years. The first ...Serving in Texas
Yoder 2014Robert & Dorah Yoder Robert Yoder, from Blountstown, Florida, first encountered Teen Missions as a Preteen team member in 1989. After going on several more teams he began…Serving in South Africa
2014 YostBob & Paula Yost Bob Yost serves in the Literature Warehouse packing literature for all of the Overseas and the U.S. Boot Camps. Paula serves in the Finance Department.Serving in Florida