Ron Houp

President and CEO

In his role as CEO, Ron provides strategic direction and leadership for the ministry. He especially enjoys the fundraising and development areas of the ministry. He served as Senior Vice President of GO for 8 years prior to becoming President. He also loves leading people on mission adventures, especially first timers, and speaking on stewardship and mission issues.

Lisa Wiehe
Director of Team Ministries

Lisa serves as the Director of Team Ministries providing leadership and oversight for all ministries both internationally and domestic. Lisa has a broad background in missions and business administration. She was a 2002 graduate from Asbury University, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Missions and more recently graduated with a Master of Arts in Human Services from Liberty University.

Larry Frick
Director of Medical Missions

Dr. Larry Frick serves as Director of Medical Missions for GO InterNational, leading short-term medical teams to minister with GO’s partners to the poor of the world who have little access to medical care. He is developing GO’s Community Health Evangelism ministry, working with GO’s indigenous partners to establish CHE programs in their communities. He also serves as volunteer associate staff for CMDA in the Lexington, KY area. He has ministered with GO in 14 countries in Asia, Africa and Latin America.

James Whittle

Director of Marketing

James Whittle, Director of DocuMissions, joined the GO team in August 2012 to serve as Director of Marketing. Most recently, Jim served for 2 years on the Board of Directors of a small, non-profit organization and he and his wife Janet worked in a “trash dump” community located near Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
Jim resigned from the board in May of 2012 to pursue his interest in sharing stories from the mission field through various media.
Jim’s background includes 30+ years in Sales and Marketing. He served as Director of Marketing, National Accounts Manager, Sales Manager, and Priority Accounts Manager among other roles in his industrial, commercial, and professional sales career.
Jim and Janet live in Hopkins, SC. They have a son, Baron and a 6-year old granddaughter, Kaylee.