Janet Blosser

Mediterranean Regional Director


Janet oversees VMMissions’ ministries in the Mediterranean region (Italy and the Balkans), nurturing and caring for workers, cultivating missional vision, encouraging worker support teams and walking alongside international partners.

Lizzette Hernandez

Latino Church Leadership Trainer


Lizzette coordinates the Anabaptist Biblical Institute which provides biblical and theological education for Hispanic people in the Harrisonburg area, and helps coordinate MHI events such as workshops, fundraisers, retreats, and other activities.

Ken Horst

Development Associate


Ken’s role is to nurture good relationships with Missions Fund donors. He assists in facilitating of designated giving to special projects and represents VMMissions on community organizations.

Aaron Kauffman

Aaron Kauffman



Aaron gives overall leadership to the ministries of Virginia Mennonite Missions. He loves to see people transformed and released into God’s reconciling work through the gospel of Jesus Christ.

Steve Leaman

Director of Public Relations


Steve leads the Advancement Team in the work of communications, public relations, and fundraising, and serves as a member of the Leadership Council.

Dianna Lehman

Executive Assistant and Human Resources Manager


Dianna provides administrative support to the President and serves as Human Resources Manager, administering employee benefits programs, coordinating health plans, payroll, monthly MST reports, and worker reimbursements.

Jan Liskey

Director of Finance


Jan oversees VMMissions’ finances, carefully accounting for funds entrusted to VMMissions and assuring their proper receipting, reporting and audit.

Martin Rhodes

Short-term Missions Coach and Ministry Support Teams Coach


Martin’s role is facilitating immersive missional experiences for individuals and groups desiring to follow Jesus faithfully in the world. He also coaches individuals and groups in discerning God’s call on their life and following the way of Jesus.

Melanie Sherer

Administrative Assistant


Melanie’s role includes various responsibilities such as providing administrative support to other staff and ministry support teams, coordinating prayer support, processing mail, and other receptionist duties.

Lynn Suter

Director of Operations and International Ministries


Lynn’s role is to care for the organizational health of VMMissions, and particularly international ministry, through careful administrative work and nurturing people and partnerships.

Carol Tobin

Carol Tobin

Asia Regional Director


Carol oversees and cares for the needs of workers in Asia. She nurtures partnerships, supports MSTs, and casts vision for new ventures. A mission advocate, writer and teacher, she also coordinates the Harrisonburg “Perspectives on the World Christian Movement” class.

Skip Tobin

Director of USA Ministries


As USA Ministries Director, Skip has the exciting opportunity to specifically encourage and nurture a missional posture among churches and leaders in our conference and beyond, allowing us to join the movement that Jesus began.

Jon Trotter

Jon Trotter

Communications Associate


Jon’s primary role is to effectively tell mission stories in ways that reach and inspire the entire constituency of Virginia Mennonite Missions through print and other means.


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