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Pat & Sara Kliever – Australia | New Zealand

Pat and Sara Kliever are originally from Germany and joined Pais Australia in 2016.
They carry a deep passion for advancing God’s Kingdom through discipleship. Their heart is to see Australians join the movement of disciple making.

Anderson & Mônica Moraes – Brazil

As missionaries, they lived in the city of Teresina / Piauí for six years working with children and adolescents at risk, as well as with their families. The couple has a heart for the youth of Brazil, so as National Directors of Pais Brazil, they will continue their quest to bring young people into an encounter with Jesus. They have a baby boy, Théo, who is already in the missionary field with them.

Joseph O’Keefe – USA | Canada

Joseph O’Keefe is the North American Apprenticeship Director for Pais in the USA and Canada. Joseph built a great reputation for inspiring and leading others whilst serving with Pais in both Ireland and England. Originally from New Hampshire, USA, he brings a passion and fun to our apprenticeship program.

Pete & Bryony Baker – England | Northern Ireland | Scotland

Pete and Bryony live in the north of England with their two daughters. They have a huge heart for people and their passion is to create a wave after wave movement of missionaries that erodes the kingdom of darkness. In their spare time they enjoy eating good food, watching good films and spending time with good friends.

Jan & Verena Thomsen – Germany

Jan and Verena Thomsen are the National Directors of Pais in Germany. They love to find the most effective way to advance God’s Kingdom and are passionate about the future of their nation!

Samuel Amasah –  Ghana | Nigeria

Samuel is from Ghana, West Africa. He joined Pais in 2013, when he was 20 years old, and served Pais Ghana for 2 years. He moved to Kenya in 2015 where he served for one year before pioneering two Pais teams in Nigeria. Samuel loves football, reading, praying and talking to other Christians about ministry.

Clement & Hanani Prince – India

After training for two years in Great Britain, Clement returned to his native home of Chennai, on the southeast coast, where he planted Pais India. He is keen to see the youth of his nation rise up and change the nation of India.

Armstrong & Christine Okeyo – Kenya

Armstrong and Christine are both Kenyan and were married in 2013. Already schools workers, they came to the USA to become a part of the Pais Global team. They were trained in leadership skills and the Pais three distinctives of mission, discipleship and study Their vision for Pais Kenya is huge and contagious! They represent the fun, energy and hope of their people very well!

Raphael & Relie Nyatuame – Philippines

Raphael and Relie are the National Directors of our newest Pais Nation, the Philippines. Raphael, a Ghanaian born citizen, served on Pais Ghana for two years. His wife, Relie, who is from the Philippines has a heart for the people of her country. Their vision for Pais in the Philippines is to saturate the islands with the agape love of God, using mission, discipleship and study.

Richard & Leearon Jumbe – South Africa

Richard and Leearron are the Pioneering Directors of Pais South Africa. They met in England, when Richard was serving on Pais England. They both share a passion for developing people, equipping and empowering leaders of all ages; Strongly believing in raising leaders to be who God made them to be, enhancing the gifts and personality they were given by God to fulfill the call on their lives.