Born in Invercargill, New Zealand, and after fourteen years working in the construction industry moved with his wife Sue to Australia in 1982.
After nineteen years in construction in Australia and in 2001, Geoff established a successful Quantity Surveying business. Geoff’s interest in Impact Nations was started through the involvement his wife Sue had and this has developed over the years with visits to Uganda and Tanzania in 2016.
Geoff in association with Impact Nations Australia has developed the ‘Solar’ project in which units were installed in Kalonga, Uganda. Geoff is Chairman and Founding Member of Impact Nations Australia
Sue is married to Geoff and they have 2 adult daughters. Born in New Zealand she came to Australia in the early 1980’s where together with Geoff she helps to run their Quantity Surveying business.
Sue has been involved with Impact Nations International since 2009, bringing the experience of having travelled to a number of developing nations and participated in project development to alleviate suffering and hopelessness due to severe poverty. As well as a being a founding Board Member of Impact Nations Australia, Sue is also a Board Member of Impact Nations International
Noel’s background is in Survey Drafting and in later years in Mental Health Nursing. Noel has been married for over forty years, has four children and six grandchildren.
In the last few years he has been on several Journeys with Impact Nations International. These journeys have highlighted to him the ways we can make a difference in the lives of the poor both locally and in the developing world. Noel recently joined Impact Nations Australia as a founding Board Member adding his skills and expertise to the team.
Sue has a background in Occupational Therapy and worked with children and families for many years before retiring in 2015.
Sue is married to Noel and they have 4 adult children and 6 grandchildren. In early 2014 Sue accepted the challenge to travel with Impact Nations International to Northern India. She experienced first hand their vision of rescuing lives and impacting communities as they partnered with the Indian team. She has continued to journey with Impact Nations International each year and is passionate about the work they do.
Sue is delighted to share the vision for Impact Nations Australia and be one of the founding Board Members.
During a career of over 35 years, Steve has established and led Christian schools, worked for a multinational corporation, and planted eight churches, both directly and by training and releasing teams in Canada and Russia.
Steve held the position of Western Region Overseer on the national board of Vineyard Canada, and along with his wife, brought the first Healing Rooms to Canada, eventually overseeing the formation of Healing Rooms in over 30 communities across the country. In 2005, Steve founded Impact Nations International Ministries, a network of organisations committed to releasing economic and social transformation in the developing world.
Steve is the President and the CEO of Impact Nations International, and a founding board member of Impact Nations Australia
Christina, a Canadian living in Albuquerque, USA, is the mother of 4 sons and grandmother to a growing number of grandchildren. She has worked alongside Steve in his ministry and together they established Impact Nations International in 2005. Christina is the Secretary and Journey of Compassion Director of Impact Nations International.
Christina is passionate about helping people caught up in sex trafficking and prostitution brought about through poverty and desperation. This has led Christina to travel to many nations working on the ground and helping to establish programs to bring rescue. Christina is also a founding member of Impact Nations Australia
Kristina has 17 years of experience as a Psychologist working for Education Queensland and Queensland Health. She is also a trained teacher and has worked in the private sector teaching English, Japanese and primary school.
Kristina first became involved with Impact Nations in 2011 when she travelled to Uganda. Impressed with the organization’s heart for justice, she has continued to travel with them and completed her 11th journey in 2017. So far she has been to 6 different countries with Impact Nations and is keen to see more of the world.
Tina is also a founding member of Impact Nations Australia