The board of HPM consists of Rev. Michael Brown, Rev. Bennie Durr, Rev. Keith Gibson, Amy Lafollette, Rev. Ken Thompson, and Rev. Noel Scott.

Amy Lafollette is board secretary and mission treasurer.

International Staff

HPM has representatives and partners in several countries.  These are introduced on the pages describing the ministry of HPM in their particular countries.


Dr. Stephen Gibson has served as international director of HPM since January, 2011.

Gibson is married, with six children and seven grandchildren.

His ministry has included pastoring, foreign mission work, Bible college teaching and administration, Christian school teaching and administration, and writing.  Gibson served Kiev Wesley Bible College in Ukraine for five years.  He is a graduate of Union Bible College, Wesley Biblical Seminary, and Grace Theological Seminary.

His most recent book is Help from the Little Red Hen: Reversing Poverty with Responsibility. He has written eight ministry training courses for Shepherds Global Classroom.

Dr. Stephen Gibson, international director of HPM