IN USA Staff Team
Jeff Johnson – President
Jeff has a compassionate heart and a strong faith in Jesus Christ. He started his career in the healthcare administration field and then transitioned into full-time ministry in the year 2000. Jeff and his wife Danette spent eight years serving in various areas of compassion related ministry throughout Africa, Central Asia, and Eastern Europe. Under Jeff’s leadership, the IN USA team works to provide resources for ministry partners in 17 countries.
Rick Kamminga – Senior Vice President, Finance and Administration
Rick keeps the many parts of International Needs moving smoothly. His background in retirement community management and time as an INUS board member give him a unique set of skills and a fresh ministry perspective.
Terry Heyward – Regional Director
Terry uses her passion for telling others all that God is doing around the world by visiting churches across the United States with national Christians visiting the US. Under her guidance, churches are able to more effectively partner with IN field ministries.
Sarah Lundberg – Director of Marketing and Operations
Sarah puts her creative skills to use on a variety of marketing materials for International Needs, including print materials, publications, and the website. She has been involved in many areas of the ministry since she joined the staff in 2005.
Jodie Arroyo – Special Projects and Programs Manager
Jodie connects with our partners around the world to gather and track project and program details. If you have a question about a program or project, Jodie usually knows the answer!
Heather Little – Sponsorship Coordinator
Heather plays a critical role in our sponsorship program, using her past experience and passion for children to ensure this program meets the needs of children, students, and workers in our partner ministry countries.
Julie Dyk – Sponsorship Coordinator
Julie brings a background in marketing to International Needs. Her attention to detail is an important asset as she facilitates church planter and community worker support and communication for International Needs.
Kelly Lundberg – Sponsorship Coordinator
Kelly uses her tracking and organizational skills to make sure sponsors receive their letters from their children and also, the sponsored children receive the letters from their sponsors. She works with the Sponsorship Team to handle all things related to sponsorship of children, worker support, and reporting. She traveled to Kenya in 2017 with International Needs and loves working with our national partners.
Sally VanderVeen – Global Ministry Team Coordinator and Financial Data Entry Coordinator
Sally facilitates mission trips of all kinds between the vast range of International Needs countries and also uses her expertise in the field of data management to oversee key areas of administration, including deposits, data entry, and receipting.
Chris VanRegenmorter – Financial Coordinator
Chris oversees accounting and financial aspects of the ministry, closely monitoring project funds to ensure that the resources needed are available.
Rody has dedicated his life to ministry, serving in youth ministry and the local church.
As President Emeritus, Rody helps connect and engage people who are passionate about International Needs. He served as president and CEO for 17 years with energy, enthusiasm, and integrity. Rody, with the constant support of his wife Kathy, led INUS into an ever-growing ministry both in size and effectiveness. Rody has developed deep personal friendships with Christians around the world where God has used him to strongly impact the lives of many.