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LIBERIAN Leadership


Daniel Mellish

Country Director

Daniel J. Mellish is a graduate of the A.G Bible School, Owensgrove, Liberia, and presently doing his BSC in Theology. He is pastor of the 1st Assembly of God Church in Lower Buchanan and the Presbyter of the Monrovia District overseeing the operational affairs of the A.G Churches within Grand Bassa County. He and his wife, Victoria, have 12 children, 7 by birth and 5 by adoption. Rev. Mellish has been the Country Director for Liberia since its inception.


Evelyn Karyea

Assistant Country Director

Evelyn P.S. Karyea has an Associates Degree in Accounting and is a Senior at The University of Liberia studying Accounting. Evelyn attended the 2010 BESTWA Youth Leadership Conference and started Group 19, a volunteer corp of Liberian young people. She worked at Global Bank Liberia from 2011-2016. Evelyn and her husband Oscar have 3 children. Evelyn has been BESTWA Assistant Country Director since February 2016.


Allieu F. Barbue

Feeding Supervisor


Esther Barnes

Head Cook Site 3


Matthew Chea

Security Chief


Sarah Fahr

Head Cook Site 2


Willimina Logan

Head Cook Site 1


John Paygar

Construction Chief


Patrick Zondo

Education Supervisor


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