Our Leaders

our leaders

Board of TRustees

Headshot of Athletes in Action's President, Mark Householder
Mark Householder
R. Philip Sarnecki
Chairman of the Board, CEO & President of RPS Financial Group, Inc
Mitch Barnhart
Athletic Director, University of Kentucky
Derek Block
Founder & CEO, Touchstone Merchandising Group
Chris Broussard
NBA Analyst for Fox Sports
Dave Browne
Former CEO LenseCrafters, Family Christian Bookstore
Ruth Riley Hunter
Retired, WNBA and Olympic Gold Medalist, TV and Radio Analyst for Miami Heat
Kenya Jackson
Senior Vice President, OptumRX at UnitedHealth Group
Jeff McLendon
President and COO, US Lumber
John Oliver
Retired, United States Air Force, AIA JAM Camp Director
Dr. Rene Rochester
CEO of Urban SET, Inc.
Doug Skidmore
President and CEO of Skidmore Sales & Distributing Co.
James Williamson
President, Shelter Home Mortgage

executive leadership council

Corwin Anthony headshot
Corwin Anthony
VP Chief Ambassador Officer
Ryan Betscher headshot
Ryan Betscher
Executive Director
Jerry Dendinger headshot
Jerry Dendinger
Executive VP/COO
Darrin Gray headshot
Darrin Gray
Executive Director
Media Partnerships
Owen Grey Headshot
Owen Grey
National Campus Operations Director
Mark Householder headshot
Mark Householder
Steve Koproski
Executive Director National Campus Ministry
James Mathews headshot
James Mathews
Executive Director
Total Athletes R&D Lab
Dave McDowell headshot
Dave McDowell
Vice President Development
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George McGovern
Executive Director
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Luke Middendorf
Campus National Movement Strategist
Eric Nelson
VP Catalytic Ministries
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Lynn Meritt
Oneness in Diversity Liaison
Aaron Neff headshot
Aaron Neff
Heather Reddy headshot
Heather Reddy
Director Pro Soccer
Executive Director
International Missions
Jonathan Van Horn headshot
Jonathan Van Horn
Director Pro Soccer
Erik York
Executive Director, Leadership Development & Human Resources
Erin Wellman
Executive Director Catalytic Resourcing

what we believe

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By serving more than 60 countries, on over 200 college campuses, in 50 professional sports teams, our ultimate goal is to see Christ-followers on every team, in every sport, in every nation.

Would you consider a gift to Athletes in Action, so that athletes across the globe can know the life-changing power of Jesus?

Your gift will help ensure that every team, in every sport, in every country has at least one member who truly follows Christ.

When you reach athletes, you reach the world.

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