Chris Briles, President

Chris BrilesChris Briles joined WIM in 1998 after an engi­neer­ing career with Massman Construction Co. He and his wife, Vonda, com­plet­ed lan­guage school in McAllen, TX and then moved to Altotonga, Veracruz, Mexico, where they served for nine years. In 2008 they relo­cat­ed to New Braunfels, TX, so Chris could begin his ser­vice to WIM as Director of Operations. In this posi­tion he over­saw the dai­ly oper­a­tions of the office, rep­re­sent­ed the mis­sion­ar­ies on the Board of Directors and trav­eled to vis­it and encour­age mis­sion­ar­ies serv­ing around the world. In August 2016 he began serv­ing WIM as President. He con­tin­ues to trav­el and serve the mis­sion­ar­ies as in the past. Chris holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Missouri-Rolla (Missouri S&T) and is a licensed Professional Engineer in the state of Missouri. The Briles have three won­der­ful chil­dren and a won­der­ful grand­daugh­ter.

Chuck Hall, Director of Missionary Development

Chuck HallChuck Hall joined WIM in 1983 when he and his wife, Mary Nell, were sent out from New Covenant Church in Valdosta, Georgia. After lan­guage school in Texas, the Halls moved into Mexico where they served sev­en years. In 1994, the Halls moved to Georgia to care for aging par­ents. During this time, Chuck accept­ed the posi­tion as pres­i­dent of WIM and began trav­el­ing exten­sive­ly to vis­it and min­is­ter with WIM mis­sion­ar­ies. In August 2016 Chuck stepped down as President to become the Director of Missionary Development. Chuck holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from Valdosta State University and a Masters Degree in Missions from Fuller Theological Seminary. The Halls have five chil­dren and eleven grand­chil­dren.

 

Board of Directors

George Bokorney

Jeff Collene

Joshua Allen

Jonny Rodgers

Luke Nettleton

Mike Molz