Our Leadership

National Staff

Karen Schleicher

Executive Director

Lois Darbonne

Church Ministry Leader

Kim Taylor

Operations Administrator, Communications Coordinator

Carrie Pavone

Office Administrator

Field Staff

Jan Teat

National Field Leader
Lead Catalyst – Fort Wayne, IN

Fran Goodrich

National Field Leader
Lead Catalyst – Denver, CO

Nancy Klaassen

Lead Catalyst – Ottawa, IL

Reggie & Kim Archie

Lead Catalysts – Oakland, CA


Ron Mangin

Formissional Ministries

– Winston Salem, NC

Mary Schaller

President of Q Place 2008-2018

Co-Author of
The 9 Arts of Spiritual Conversations

– Wheaton, IL

Jeff Klein

Pastor of Outreach
Elmhurst Christian Reformed Church

– Wheaton, IL

Board of Directors

Jack Eggar, Board Chair

Global Children’s Network

– Avinger, TX


Paul Schaller, Secretary

Retired CEO
Quest Aircraft

– Wheaton, IL


Gary Minta, Treasurer

Global Children’s Network

Instructor / Tutor
Harper College

– Hoffman Estates, IL



Karen Schleicher, CEO

Executive Director
Q Place

– Warrenville, IL


Joshua Laxton, PhD

Billy Graham Center
& Lausanne North America

– Wheaton, IL