Pete has served at Mission ABQ and partner ministries for most of it’s 15 year history and has now served as Executive Director for 8 years. During this time, he has earned a PhD in organizational leadership and spent extensive time learning how to develop our programs into a united and purposeful continuum of care.
Mission Training Center Director
Patti has served in many capacities with Mission ABQ, including serving for some time as the director of Grace Thrift Store. Now, she serves as the director of our MTC, teaching and coordinating multiple classes and training programs as well as managing the 17 acre property on which the MTC is based.
Kingdom Builders Pre-school & Day Care Director
Cynthia is the only remaining original employee of Kingdom Builders and began as a volunteer employee in October of 2002, the first month of operation. She served for a short time as Assistant Director, before becoming Director in 2006. She managed through a transitional period as the Day Care moved from it’s original location to a temporary location and then to the current location on Central SE. She is well-respected and loved by her students and their parents.
Grace Thrift Store Director
Food for Families Director
Jess came to us as a volunteer in 2013 and continues to work in a volunteer capacity overseeing our food outreach. Jess is a former chef who has a passion for seeing people fed! He can’t stand the thought of seeing families go hungry and works tirelessly to make sure that Mission ABQ provides for this desperate community need.
Internship & Short-Term Mission Coordinator
James came to us as a volunteer in 2016. He is passionate about teaching children and seeing lives transformed for Christ. He serves as our Compassionate Ministries Director and the Internship & Short-Term Missions Coordinator. He is a graduate of the DeVos Urban Leadership program and has many gifts that he is able to use at Mission Albuquerque.
Finance & Administration Coordinator
Raquel came to us in 2004, homeless and in need of life change and is the perfect example of “turning the corner”. She has since, obtained her bachelors degree in business administration, and a lay ministers certificate. She serves on our board of directors, oversees a compassionate ministries outreach, is our Women’s Director, Finance & Administrative Coordinator, and serves in many other capacities within Mission ABQ.
Vista Grande Program Representative
Dawn has been a volunteer and staff member for many years. She serves as the Mission ABQ program representative for the Vista Grande community, an apartment complex where we have been given the opportunity to partner with Yes Housing, Inc. to bring help through several of our programs.