Max served churches as a pastor in Florida and Hawaii for 26 years prior to becoming president and CEO of TMS Global. He has led small and large local churches, planted satellite campuses, and helped to launch more than 100 church plants during that time. Max has been personally engaged in cross-cultural mission work for more than 20 years, having served and taught in more than three dozen countries around the world. He has been a public advocate for missions in the local church, speaking in more than 150 churches around the US.
Max brings his skills in effective biblical communication, team building, leadership training, institutional financial management and growth, and a missional mindset to lead TMS Global in its third decade of ministry.View Full Biography
Frank serves as the vice president for training and formation. TMS Global views people as our greatest resource. Frank’s ministry invests in our people through enabling them to be prepared to fulfill their response to the Great Commission. When asked to describe his ministry, Frank often responds, “I help ordinary people do extraordinary things in unusual places.” He began work with TMS Global in 1986, serving with his wife, Vicki, as a missionary to Ghana until 1994. Upon returning to the United States, Frank joined the home office staff of TMS Global where he established the training program, which he currently directs.View Full Biography
Clark joined TMS Global in March 2015 as vice president for advancement. The advancement department exists to support the mission of TMS Global by mobilizing believers and churches for generous giving and personal participation in Jesus’ work around the world.
Clark and his team coordinate the energies of God’s people to fund support ministries for missionaries, field projects, training for international leaders, and local church outreach. The advancement department provides opportunities for partners to participate in Jesus’ mission through their gifts and prayers for the ministries of TMS Global. He oversees the communications, events, and committees that inspire, minister to, and show appreciation to those who give of the resources that God has provided to them toward the advancement of God’s kingdom.
Ivar became vice president and chief financial officer in December 2004. In 2002, Ivar and his wife Andy served in Peru with TMS Global. They worked with the Peruvian Methodist Church in introducing and placing into service a mobile medical clinic. Ivar is the chief financial officer of TMS Global and manages the human resources department and the information technology arena.View Full Biography
Romal Tune serves as senior advisor to the president on the issue of minority mobilization. In this role, Romal helps guide The Mission Society to becoming a fully diverse and inclusive organization, whose mission force, staff, and board reflect the overall diversity of the kingdom of God. He helps the organization identify and address cultural and institutional roadblocks to diversity and inclusion, as well as builds strategic partnerships in communities of color in the US and around the world.View Full Biography