Serena Derricks

Serena Derricks

Serena Derricks Serena Derricks joined Lutheran Bible Translators in 2016 as a literacy coordinator in Cameroon, Central Africa. During her time in Cameroon, she worked alongside the language group to develop an alphabet chart, write curriculum for adult education...
Michelle Gillard

Michelle Gillard

Michelle Gillard Michelle is serving as Program Assistant for Papua New Guinea (PNG), supporting the new projects in the region and traveling to PNG when needed. Michelle attended Concordia University St. Paul, where she completed her Director of Christian Outreach...
Dr. Chris and Janine Pluger

Dr. Chris and Janine Pluger

Dr. Chris and Janine Pluger Chris and Janine Pluger live in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, where they are helping to build Bible Translation capacity in the Ethiopian Evangelical Church Mekane Yesus (EECMY) and beyond. Chris is working as a Translation Consultant with...
Barbara Beermann, Board Executive Assistant

Barbara Beermann, Board Executive Assistant

Barbara Beermann Board Executive Assistant Barbara Beermann grew up in the Lutheran Bible Belt of Missouri, on a family farm just a few miles from LBT’s new international offices in Concordia, Missouri. She currently belongs to Faith Lutheran Church in Jefferson City,...