Leadership

Since 2002, Bill Horan has served as the president of Operation Blessing International, growing the operations to be one of the largest and most efficient charities in America. Under his direction, OBI has become a strategic humanitarian organization that provides disaster relief, medical aid, hunger relief, safe water solution, care for orphans and vulnerable children, and community development around the world—earning OBI the ranking of one of America’s top ten “Most Efficient Charities” by Forbes Magazine and being named one of “America’s Top Charities” by Consumers Digest. Read bio

Deborah Bensen
VICE PRESIDENT OF MEDIA AND DEVELOPMENT

Deborah serves as the VP of Media and Development for OBI. Her passion for social causes plus her experience in media has led to multi-level fund development to benefit the impoverished. Read bio

David Darg
VICE PRESIDENT OF INTERNATIONAL OPERATIONS

As Vice President of International Operations for Operation Blessing International, David Darg oversees OBI’s ongoing strategic relief efforts in 37 countries. Read bio

Pam Erickson
VP OF PROCUREMENT & CORPORATE RELATIONS

Pam oversees the procurement and corporate relations staff in the daily acquisition of food, medical and relief supplies for all Operation Blessing programs. Read bio

Steve O'grady
VICE PRESIDENT OF OPERATIONS AND LOGISTICS

Since joining Operation Blessing International’s team in January 1995, Steve O’Grady has been responsible for OBI’s domestic warehousing, transportation and food distribution. Read bio

Jody Herrington-Gettys
VICE PRESIDENT, U.S. DISASTER RELIEF & PROGRAMS

Jody Herrington-Gettys serves as the vice president of U.S. Disaster Relief & Programs for OBI overseeing domestic disaster relief operations and special programs. Read bio

Ronda Sherman
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, PHILANTHROPY

Ms. Sherman is the Executive Director of Philanthropy at Operation Blessing International. Her passion is in forging relationships between donors and the mission of the organization. Read bio

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

William Dooner (Independent) – Elected 01/01/2012
Thomas W. Daugherty (Independent) – Elected 01/01/2012
A. E. Robertson (Affiliated) – Elected 01/01/2010
David Melilli (Independent) – Elected 01/01/2010
Robert W. Fanning (Independent) – Elected 01/01/2011
M. G. Robertson (Affiliated) – Elected 01/01/2008
Gordon P. Robertson (Affiliated) – Elected 01/01/2008
William F. Horan (Affiliated) – Elected 01/01/2008

INTERNATIONAL REGIONS

Kim Pascual - Philippines
Director of Philippines
Hilda Romero - Honduras
Director of Honduras
MANUAL ALFONSO RODRIGUEZ - El Salvador
Director of El Salvador
Anna Liu China
Director of China
FELIX OISAMOJE - Nigeria
Director of Nigeria
Fracis Osei - Ghana
Director of Ghana
Jon Cassel - French Africa
Director of French Africa
NON RAWUNG - Indonesia
Director of Indonesia
Gillian Chong - Laos
Manager of Special Projects - Laos
Scot Hill - Latin America
Director of Special Projects, Latin America
Galina Kucher - Ukraine
Director of Ukraine
GERALDINA MOTTA - Guatemala
Director of Guatemala
Director of Peru
Emery David
Director of Operation Blessing - Liberia
Don Thomson - Director of Japan
Director of Operation Blessing - Japan