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Uganda – Board Of Directors



Mitchell Lutaaya Mukasa



Pastor Benjamin Elijah Sekyondwa Muziru
Board Secretary
Executive Director of Divine Destiny Ministries – Uganda



Margaret Tingira
Business Woman, Church Minister and Counselor



David Mubiike
Director Bethel Institute



Pastor Isaac Wagaba
Director of CCTC



Pastor Samuel Mwesigwa
Assistant Director of CCTC



Pastor John Mbako
Full time Pastor of Church of Worship Centre Ministries


U.S. Advisory Board

Amanda Lawrence
Director of Missions – America World Adoption

Amanda began leading mission trips to Ethiopia through the organization Visiting Orphans. In 2009, she became the new Executive Director for Visiting Orphans. In 2011, with the birth of her first son, she became a stay at home mom but was still yearning to send out God’s people to care for orphans. In God’s perfect timing, He opened the door at America World to live out both callings on her life — to be a mom to now two beautiful baby boys and also send out mission teams to orphans from her home base in Franklin, TN.  Amanda is leading a strategic trip to Canaan over Thanksgiving of this year.

Pastor Joe Wilson
Associate Pastor – Kirby Church

Joe Wilson is currently serving as the Associate Pastor at Kirby Church in Flat Rock, MI. He is married to his High School sweetheart, Julie, and they have three wonderful daughters. Joe is a husband, dad, pastor, humanitarian, adoptive dad, catalyst, outdoorsman, runner, coffee enthusiast, and a mac user. He has over 22 years of ministry experience and recently led a team from his church to Canaan.

Brett Kozimor
VP Sales and Marketing

In the past, he has served on the Board of ILDI, a leadership training program in Sierra Leon and South Africa, as treasurer.  In 2011, his visited Kenya and Uganda and has never been the same as he witnessed God move through his small mission team.  After observing the needs at Canaan, the board formed and made it a priority to bring visibility to those needs through a new website and improved communications. His family lives near Nashville, TN and includes a beautiful, godly wife, Shannon, that visited Canaan with him for the first time in November 2014 and 3 young children.

Becca Tomlinson
Photographer and Small Business Owner

Rebecca first and foremost loves Jesus, and, second only to her Savior, would be her husband Russ and precious baby boy, Everett. She is a photographer and print shop owner in Charleston, South Carolina and her heart beats for missions and orphan care. She lived at Canaan for a season and still longs for the children of Canaan.

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