Our Leadership

Our independent, all-volunteer board members possess a strong calling from the Lord and an unparalleled work ethic. With their diverse backgrounds and professions, they bring valuable perspectives and input to our strategic decision-making. Our board members are actively engaged in their ministry oversight responsibilities.

Missio International Board of Directors

Name Location Background

Lauren Clevenger

Executive Team – Deborah House 

Knoxville, TN Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Stephen Franks

Treasurer and Audit Chair

Marietta, GA CPA and Former CFO in Financial Services

Catherine Franks

Assistant Secretary

Marietta, GA Active Ministry Volunteer

Elizabeth J. Holt

Audit Committee

Daleville, VA Retired Accountant

George E. Holt

Audit Committee

Daleville, VA Railcar Interchange, Inc.

James G. Johnson


Sevierville, TN Financial Advisor

Darlene McKeithen

Audit Committee

Atlanta, GA Retired, IBM Finance

Michael B. McKeithen ESQ

Governance Committee

Atlanta, GA Attorney at Law

John Moore

Executive Committee

Cordova, TN Senior Vice President, Barnhart Crane & Rigging Co.

Megan Moore, BSN-RN

Executive Committee

Clinton, MS Registered Nurse at UMMC NICU

Franklin Murchison, M.D.


Knoxville, TN Baptist Eye Surgeons

Deborah Normand

Active Ministry Volunteer
Perrysburg, OH Owner, Debhouse Cookies

Jeffrey Normand

Executive Committee

Perrysburg, OH Architect

Shelby Trusley

Executive Team

Knoxville, TN Donor Care Coordinator

Kenny Woodhull, D. Miss


Knoxville, TN Professor at Johnson University

In loving memory of Missio International founders Alec and Pati Woodhull, and MLI co-founder Pastor Eugen Groza.