Paraclete Operations

Glen VOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAolkhardt has served in various missionary positions since 1979.  He was with Reach Beyond (then HCJB Global) for 29 years—living twenty of those years in Quito, Ecuador, and finishing that career with vice presidential positions in HR and Strategic Planning.  Glen came to Paraclete in 2008, and he has served as CEO  since 2009.  Aside from his work as CEO, Glen offers consulting services to the global missions community in strategic planning, board governance, policy development and personnel matters. He and his wife, Shelly do training in cross-cultural communication.  They both work in English and Spanish.

John MillsteadJohn Millstead has a passion for helping missionaries and church leaders to fulfill the Great Commission of Jesus Christ. He has a diverse background including; military, corporate finance, missionary service, law enforcement and entrepreneurial start-ups.  John oversees Paraclete accounting, receipting and compliance as Operations Manager.  John and his wife, Anna are also missionary associates with Paraclete Mission Group.

Lisa Storch has a heart to serve others and a desire to advance God’s Kingdom. She has a diverse background, having worked in the banking and insurance fields for over 25 years, much of it at the corporate management level. Lisa is Operations Assistant for Paraclete and works with the Operations Manager to support the financial business and information needs of Paraclete Associates and Paraclete donors.