Language team leaders
Gerlinda BruijnesTeam leader Afrikaans
Gerlinda works as volunteer at Rene Kids’ Center in Rehoboth, Namibia. She is language team leader Afrikaans.
Gertia van LooTeam leader Dutch
Gertia studied theology at Theological University Apeldoorn. She serves in the National Reserve of the Dutch army. For GlobalRize she is team leader Dutch.
AnonymousTeam leader Arabic
An anonymous worker with decades of experience in the Arab world in media and church ministry leads the Arabic outreach.
AnonymousTeam leader Bengali
Our team leader Bengali worked for several years in Bangladesh. For his internet ministry he uses his network that he built up in Bangladesh.
Marten VisserTeam leader English
Marten Visser is missionary director of GlobalRize. He is an ordained pastor of the PKN, the largest denomination in the Netherlands. Before founding GlobalRize he was a church planter in Thailand and before that founding director of a mission among refugees in the Netherlands. His main responsibilities are evangelism, innovation, and building up the organisation. He also mentors some of the lanuage team leaders.
Hanny KurniawanTeam leader Indonesian
Hanny Kurnawian is team leader Indonesian. He is an employee for Trans World Radio Indonesia, our partner for the Indonesian ministry.
Andy GameTeam leader Japanese
Andy Game is language leader Japanese. As director of Media7, a Christian media company in Japan, he has wide experience in using various media to reach Japanese with the Gospel.
AnonymousTeam leader Laotian
The Laotian team is led by an anonymous GlobalRize worker.
Arjan VadersTeam leader Spanish
Arjan Vaders is team leader Spanish. He was missionary in Peru. Besides his work for GlobalRize, Arjan is a church worker in his home church.
Reinout van HeiningenTeam leader Thai
Reinout van Heiningen is language team leader Thai. He is connected to OMF Thailand, our partner for the Thai ministry. Reinout planted a church in Northeast Thailand and is now business manager of OMF Thailand.