Board of Directors

 

Brooks Buser

Brooks Buser

President of RADIUS INTERNATIONAL

Brooks and Nina planted a church among the Yembiyembi people in Papua New Guinea. In 2016, they returned to San Diego. Brooks participates in the teaching at RADIUS as while leading the staff and traveling to spread the word about the necessity of training.

Brian Murphy

Brian Murphy

Board Member

Brian is the lead pastor of  Living Grace Church in Bakersfield, CA. He has been in full-time ministry since 1984, serving as youth pastor, executive pastor, and lead pastor. He is married to Diane and they have four great kids, Patrick, Brendan, Aiden, and Emma.

Eddie Passmore

Eddie Passmore

Board Member

Eddie is the director of Mexico Caravan Ministries in Tijuana, Mexico. He has served on the board of directors since RADIUS first started.

Zac Shira

Zac Shira

Chairman

Zac Shira is a married business professional with three teenage children.  He and his wife Shelbi have been members at Clairemont Emmanuel Baptist Church in San Diego since 1997.  In that time he’s served as an elder as well as a long standing member on the missions committee.  

Brenden Thiessen

Brenden Thiessen

Board Member

Brendan is originally from Vancouver Canada and has lived in San Diego for the last 20 years. He graduated from Southern California Bible College and Seminary in 2000 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biblical Studies. Currently he works in Asset Management for Hamann Companies. Brendan is passionate about International Missions. He is married and has 4 kids.

 

Chad Vegas

Chad Vegas

Board Member

Chad Vegas is the founding pastor of Sovereign Grace Church, where he has served since 2006. Chad received his M.A. from Talbot School of Theology. He also spent nearly two decades in public school education as both a teacher and Board member. He has been married to Teresa since 1994, and they have 2 children.

 

Barry

Barry

Board Member

Barry is a consultant in Agricultural.  He held positions in sales, marketing and management for a variety of global businesses. Barry holds masters in Business Administration and Intercultural Studies. He and his spouse have been married since 1986 and  have three children.

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Joel

Joel

Treasurer

As one of the founding board members, Joel has over 25 years of pastoral experience.  He has also worked for a Christian foundation and has coordinated and instructed multiple Perspectives classes.  Currently, he gives oversight and direction to missions in his local church, which focuses exclusively on unreached peoples.

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