ADVISORY TEAM >>> Jon Lewis has spent a lifetime in mission service. He was raised in Portugal by missionary parents, served twenty-six years with Mission Aviation Fellowship (MAF) as pilot, program manager and vice-president, and led Partners International as President/CEO for eight years. Today, he serves as Senior Associate for Partnership Development with One Challenge International.
During Jon’s thirty-nine year mission career, he has visited more than 87 countries and has provided leadership for mission endeavors focused on the most unreached areas of the world. His passion is empowering national indigenous ministry leaders through developing healthy partnership networks within the global Christian community. Besides leading numerous leadership training workshops with national ministry leaders primarily in Africa, Jon has been active in providing consulting services to Wycliffe Associates, Mission Aviation Fellowship and MANI. Currently, he is also adjunct faculty professor of missions at Whitworth University in Spokane, Washington, USA.
Jon’s wife, Anita, has been involved with him in ministry his entire career. They have three children, two of whom have also been serving in mission endeavors.