Board of Directors & The Team

“Our non-profit organization is governed by a lean and efficient board of directors, intentionally kept small to ensure streamlined decision-making and simplicity in operations. This approach allows us to stay agile and focused on our mission, without getting bogged down in bureaucracy. With a shared commitment to our cause, our board members bring diverse expertise and passion to the table, guiding our organization with wisdom and dedication. “With a lean and agile leadership structure, we can swiftly respond to emerging needs and opportunities, and allocate more resources towards driving meaningful outcomes and delivering exceptional results.”

Don Pravda

Don Pravda: Board Member-President

Brian Mead-Board Member-Director & Production Consultant

Donata Tarzia-Board Member-Financial Oversight


Ecclesiastese 4:12 states, “Though one may be overpowered by another, two can withstand him. And a threefold cord is not quickly broken.” “Inspired by Ecclesiastes 4:12, our operations team embodies the power of unity and collaboration. Just as ‘a threefold cord is not quickly broken,’ our small but mighty team proves that less is often more. We’re the dream team of operations, where every member brings unique strengths and expertise to drive success.”

Pieter Hoogendoorn: Team Member-Director of EU Operations

Melinda Ronn: Team Member-Director of Communications

Erika Grey: Team Member-Producer-Editor