Al Bridges (wife Linda)
TOPIC Global Facilitator
Al & Linda have been missionaries since 1978 with a focus on training pastors and church leaders in closed or restricted countries.
Ozeas Dias Gomes da Silva
Executive Secretary - TOPIC Brazil
Pastor Ozeas: Ozeas Dias Gomes da Silva is Pastor of Monte Verde Baptist Church, Praia Grande, Mage, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Gil P. Balignasay (wife Emily)
National Coordinator for TOPIC Philippines
PERSONAL/FAMILY – I was converted at the age of 18 through the ministry of Campus Crusade for Christ on April 23, 1978.
Otto Kladensky (wife Guiselle)
TOPIC Coordinator for the Americas
The Kladenskys come from different backgrounds. Otto was born in Ecuador of Czech emigrants. Guiselle was born in Costa Rica, her father is half Chinese and her mother has Spanish ancestry.
J. Paul Landrey (wife Carol)
J. Paul Landrey is the International Ambassador for Trainers of Pastors International Coalition (TOPIC), a global coalition of pastoral training agencies. He served as International Director of TOPIC from its founding in 1999 until 2010.
Honorary Chaplain, (Pastor to Pastors) with TOPIC Brazil
Lowell helped pioneer theological education by extension in Brazil. He and his wife Kathy have served with WorldTeam in Brazil for over 25 years.
TOPIC Board of Directors
– Craig Parro – Leadership Resources International
– Ramesh Richard – RREACH, Dallas Theological Seminary
– J. Paul Landrey –TOPIC, International Ambassador
– Al Bridges – TOPIC, Global