Our Board

Sanctuary Inn is blessed to have an incredible Board that is working hard to guide, champion, and challenge us to grow into the vision that we believe we are called to live out. Each of our board members brings tremendous cross-cultural, ministerial, and professional expertise that is helping us to grow and thrive.

Calvin Tadema

Calvin Tadema

Board Chairman

Calvin is the director of MastersMind Ministry – a ministry of healing prayer. He is passionate about coaching and mentoring. He also has sixteen years of experience doing personal financial planning and was a Certified Financial Planner (CFP) and Registered Investment Advisor (RIA). He and his wife Julie have three adult children.

Katie Crawford

Katie Crawford

Secretary

Katie Crawford has been passionate about supporting missionaries and pastoral care for years. At age 19 when on a mission trip, she had a vision about a place where people focused on doing God’s Kingdom work could come for refreshment. Sound familiar? Katie has a B.S. from Multnomah Bible College (now University) in Bible and Theology with a minor in Women’s Ministries. Katie has worked at Nike for 17 years. She is currently the Global Director of Order Management, SEC. She loves working with international teams and visiting countries and cultures beyond the US.

Debbie Whitehead

Debbie Whitehead

Treasurer

Debbie works as the Controller for Multnomah University and serves as the Treasurer for Sanctuary Inn; Debbie has also served for many years on the Missions Team at Montavilla Baptist Church.

Steve & Joann

Steve & Joann

Members

Steven and Joann are the innkeepers. They have been in ministry for many years including time overseas and in local church ministry. For the last ten years they directed the residential ministry of the WorldView Center in Portland before starting up Sanctuary Inn in 2016.

Laurie DePue

Laurie DePue

Member

Laurie has worked with missionary kids, has taught preschool, and served in an MK school. Laurie is mom to three lovely children

Micah Githens

Micah Githens

Member

Micah grew up overseas as a TCK. He is a software engineer and helped build the Website Agency (CIRV)  where he has worked for 11 years. He and his lovely wife Kara have two sweet daughters.

Dan Abbott

Dan Abbott

Member

Dan and his wife Anna are the parents of two sons, Jesse and Everett. Dan comes from a YWAM ministry background, enjoys teaching and preaching, and graduated from Western Seminary with a Masters in Biblical Studies and Theology.

Steven and Joann Price - Innkeepers and Visionaries

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