Our team are all heroes who have committed their time and given up there stable jobs to work as non-paid full time staff because they believe in the vision of a Voice for the Voiceless™.

SUSI CHILDERS Founder Susi Childers is the Founder and leader of Voice for the Voiceless, a photographer by profession. After a successful career, she felt called to devote her life to be a voice for the voiceless.  With this calling, she has traveled to over 70 countries in all 5 continents.  Through her photography, she captures the need as well as the humanity of the voiceless.  She uses these images and stories to build a bridge to serve the poor, needy and oppressed. Through this Susi has been instrumental in establishing long-term projects in Ethiopia, Swaziland, Nigeria, Afghanistan, Nepal, India and Brazil. Her work has been published in 5 fine art photo publications, and she is a popular speaker who travels globally.  Susi is married to Paul Childers and has 3 children. "I want to be a Voice for the Voiceless."

SUSI CHILDERS

Founder

Susi Childers is the Founder and leader of Voice for the Voiceless, a photographer by profession. After a successful career, she felt called to devote her life to be a voice for the voiceless.  With this calling, she has traveled to over 70 countries in all 5 continents.  Through her photography, she captures the need as well as the humanity of the voiceless.  She uses these images and stories to build a bridge to serve the poor, needy and oppressed. Through this Susi has been instrumental in establishing long-term projects in Ethiopia, Swaziland, Nigeria, Afghanistan, Nepal, India and Brazil. Her work has been published in 5 fine art photo publications, and she is a popular speaker who travels globally.  Susi is married to Paul Childers and has 3 children.

"I want to be a Voice for the Voiceless."

 
SARAH BROKENSHIRE Acting Director Sarah was born and raised in America. She is wife, a knitter, an avid reader, a photographer, an activist, and a world traveler. Sarah is passionate about seeing people’s lives changed around the world through the love of Christ and other practical solutions. She is passionate about people’s stories being told and seeing empowerment happen in difficult situations. Some of her skills are photography, speaking, strategy, and teaching.  "My dream is to see marginalized women around the globe given opportunities at a better future for themselves and their children."

SARAH BROKENSHIRE

Acting Director

Sarah was born and raised in America. She is wife, a knitter, an avid reader, a photographer, an activist, and a world traveler. Sarah is passionate about seeing people’s lives changed around the world through the love of Christ and other practical solutions. She is passionate about people’s stories being told and seeing empowerment happen in difficult situations. Some of her skills are photography, speaking, strategy, and teaching. 

"My dream is to see marginalized women around the globe given opportunities at a better future for themselves and their children."

PAUL CHILDERS Co-Founder Paul Childers is Co-founder and leader of Voice for the Voiceless. He comes from Auckland, New Zealand and married to Susi and is the proud father of three children. His background is Biblical studies.  He has been instrumental in founding a Voice for the Voiceless; initiating many of the publications, training programs and projects. In addition to his work with Voice for the Voiceless, Paul leads Word By Heart.  He is a sought after communicator on the Bible and other topics. He has visited over 75 countries in 5 continents and continues to travel widely.

PAUL CHILDERS

Co-Founder

Paul Childers is Co-founder and leader of Voice for the Voiceless.

He comes from Auckland, New Zealand and married to Susi and is the proud father of three children. His background is Biblical studies.  He has been instrumental in founding a Voice for the Voiceless; initiating many of the publications, training programs and projects.

In addition to his work with Voice for the Voiceless, Paul leads Word By Heart.  He is a sought after communicator on the Bible and other topics. He has visited over 75 countries in 5 continents and continues to travel widely.

 
SAMUEL BROKENSHIRE Project Manager Samuel from Australia is a Husband, Carpenter, Project Manager and Public Speaker. He is passionate about building and championing Houses, People, Teams, and projects.  "I come alive when I see a good idea come to completion."

SAMUEL BROKENSHIRE

Project Manager

Samuel from Australia is a Husband, Carpenter, Project Manager and Public Speaker. He is passionate about building and championing Houses, People, Teams, and projects. 

"I come alive when I see a good idea come to completion."

ANA GARCIA Creative Content Ana was born and raised in Brazil. In 2008 she served in Africa on a mission trip, and there she felt called to serve God's kingdom in missions. Her drive for meaningful work lead her to be part of "A Voice for the Voiceless." She wants to see a positive shift and impact on society through her work. For her, photography it’s a such a powerful way to reach people’s hearts and bring awareness and change. She loves working for good causes and values the people around her.  She comes alive through simple acts of service, spending quality time with friends and family, have a yummy meal, drinking smoothies, cooking, swim with dolphins, traveling and exploring life. "More than anything, I want to invoke justice and ignite compassion through my skills and actions."

ANA GARCIA

Creative Content

Ana was born and raised in Brazil. In 2008 she served in Africa on a mission trip, and there she felt called to serve God's kingdom in missions. Her drive for meaningful work lead her to be part of "A Voice for the Voiceless." She wants to see a positive shift and impact on society through her work. For her, photography it’s a such a powerful way to reach people’s hearts and bring awareness and change. She loves working for good causes and values the people around her.  She comes alive through simple acts of service, spending quality time with friends and family, have a yummy meal, drinking smoothies, cooking, swim with dolphins, traveling and exploring life.

"More than anything, I want to invoke justice and ignite compassion through my skills and actions."

 
SYLVIA KAY Trainer Sylvia is a "Kiwi"  from New Zealand is married to Bernie. She lived and worked for 16 years in Europe. She is a trainer and mentor, and is passionate about discipleship, intercession, justice and going to the nations to share the Good News of God's Kingdom. " I am part of Voice for the Voiceless ministry because it speaks to what I am passionate about in 'speaking up for those who cannot speak for themselves' Proverbs 31:8, whether it be through intercession or going to the nations where we help those who are in need through poverty, being trafficked, child soldiers, orphans and so much more."

SYLVIA KAY

Trainer

Sylvia is a "Kiwi"  from New Zealand is married to Bernie. She lived and worked for 16 years in Europe. She is a trainer and mentor, and is passionate about discipleship, intercession, justice and going to the nations to share the Good News of God's Kingdom.

" I am part of Voice for the Voiceless ministry because it speaks to what I am passionate about in 'speaking up for those who cannot speak for themselves' Proverbs 31:8, whether it be through intercession or going to the nations where we help those who are in need through poverty, being trafficked, child soldiers, orphans and so much more."

 
TOBIAS HARTMANN Editor Tobi was born in the beautiful Black Forest of Germany. He received a degree in engineering and church ministries. Tobi loves leading people into first time experiences, helping them to get a deeper glimpse of God and His character. He is a learner at heart and enjoys guiding others to learn more about who God created them to be. Tobi had the privilege of witnessing people being touched and changed by Christ's love all over the world. "It is my honor to be an ambassador of God's kingdom on earth, healing the brokenhearted and to proclaim freedom for the captives."

TOBIAS HARTMANN

Editor

Tobi was born in the beautiful Black Forest of Germany. He received a degree in engineering and church ministries. Tobi loves leading people into first time experiences, helping them to get a deeper glimpse of God and His character. He is a learner at heart and enjoys guiding others to learn more about who God created them to be. Tobi had the privilege of witnessing people being touched and changed by Christ's love all over the world.

"It is my honor to be an ambassador of God's kingdom on earth, healing the brokenhearted and to proclaim freedom for the captives."

 
ALYSSA SKINNER Finance + Administration Alyssa was born and raised in the Arizona desert in south western desert region of the United States. She spent three years of her life in Italy, and is active as a Photographer, Designer, Traveler. She is passionate about seeing children in vulnerable situations protected and cared for all over the world. "I want to bring awareness to the issues that break Gods heart, and bring hope and joy back in peoples lives, using the skills and passions that God has given me."

ALYSSA SKINNER

Finance + Administration

Alyssa was born and raised in the Arizona desert in south western desert region of the United States. She spent three years of her life in Italy, and is active as a Photographer, Designer, Traveler. She is passionate about seeing children in vulnerable situations protected and cared for all over the world.

"I want to bring awareness to the issues that break Gods heart, and bring hope and joy back in peoples lives, using the skills and passions that God has given me."

JONATHAN GOODSON Content Manager Jon was born and raised on a small farm surrounded by the flat fields of Indiana in the United States.  He grew up in an family of five (two brothers and his parents).  After high school he decided to attend college and later graduated with a degree in music education and a minor in musical theatre.  Jon is passionate about speaking about God and justice, and when he has free time he enjoys traveling and fun activities such as scuba diving, swimming, videography, musical theater, and taking time to get away from all the "noise" of life.  "There is nothing more important to me then to see people released from spiritual, emotional, physical and/or economical enslavement and empowered to change the world through the knowledge, joy, hope, and love of Jesus Christ."

JONATHAN GOODSON

Content Manager

Jon was born and raised on a small farm surrounded by the flat fields of Indiana in the United States.  He grew up in an family of five (two brothers and his parents).  After high school he decided to attend college and later graduated with a degree in music education and a minor in musical theatre.  Jon is passionate about speaking about God and justice, and when he has free time he enjoys traveling and fun activities such as scuba diving, swimming, videography, musical theater, and taking time to get away from all the "noise" of life. 

"There is nothing more important to me then to see people released from spiritual, emotional, physical and/or economical enslavement and empowered to change the world through the knowledge, joy, hope, and love of Jesus Christ."

 
BERNARD KAY Technical Coordinator Bernard was born and raised in a farming family in New Zealand. He is married to his best friend Sylvia. Bernie is professional technical Coordinator, and enjoys film/video.  Through his practical thinking he helps people to understand how or where to fix various issues.  "My dream is to make films that challenge people's thinking about God."

BERNARD KAY

Technical Coordinator

Bernard was born and raised in a farming family in New Zealand. He is married to his best friend Sylvia. Bernie is professional technical Coordinator, and enjoys film/video.  Through his practical thinking he helps people to understand how or where to fix various issues.

 "My dream is to make films that challenge people's thinking about God."

 
LISA MARIE PETER Communication & Social Media Manager Lisa Marie was born into a large family of seven in a large town in Germany. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Media & Communication, and is a  Photographer, Blogger and Globetrotter. She has a Passion for Fashion, and has an adventures spirit, loves God, and people. Her heart comes alive at the Ocean, driving in a car listening to music, dancing, and being with family and friends.   "I wanna use my words, actions and photography to bring awareness, joy, hope and freedom to the people around me."

LISA MARIE PETER

Communication & Social Media Manager

Lisa Marie was born into a large family of seven in a large town in Germany. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Media & Communication, and is a  Photographer, Blogger and Globetrotter. She has a Passion for Fashion, and has an adventures spirit, loves God, and people. Her heart comes alive at the Ocean, driving in a car listening to music, dancing, and being with family and friends.  


"I wanna use my words, actions and photography to bring awareness, joy, hope and freedom to the people around me."