As an independent, non-profit mission agency registered as a 501(c)(3) corporation in the state of Arizona (United States), KidZ at Heart International maintains an independent governing Board of Directors made up of individuals who are passionate about reaching kids around the world for Christ. This Board is comprised of individuals with strengths in a variety of areas necessary for the successful completion of our ministry, including children's ministry, teacher training, education, spiritual formation, missions, Christian leadership, administration, business and finance.

Rick Whitaker
San Diego, CA

KidZ Board: Chairman
Profession: Certified Public Accountant, Accounting Solutions, Inc.

Joe DuPay KidZ at Heart Board of Directors

Joe DuPay
Brooklyn Park, MN

KidZ Board: Vice Chairman
Profession: Vice President of Research, Development & Operations, CVRx

Bob Rundio KidZ at Heart Board of Directors

Bob Rundio
Mesa, AZ

KidZ Board: Treasurer
Profession: Retired CEO, Banner Baywood Medical Center

Larry Tiffan KidZ at Heart Board of Directors

Larry Tiffan
Mesa, AZ

KidZ Board: Secretary
Profession: Business Leadership Consultant

Gordon West KidZ at Heart President and Founder

Gordon West
Mesa, AZ

KidZ Board: President
Profession: President, KidZ at Heart

Debby DeBernardi KidZ at Heart Board of Directors

Debby DeBernardi
Ahwatukee, AZ

KidZ Board: Spiritual Formation Director
Profession: Retired Director of Christian Formation, Fountain Hills Presbyterian Church

Scottie May
Wheaton, IL

KidZ Board: Member
Profession: Retired Associate Professor of Christian Formation and Ministry at Wheaton College

Craig Omoto
Shoreline, WA

KidZ Board: Member
Profession: Retired Corporate and Municipal Finance Manager

Nancy Tichy
Homeland, CA

KidZ Board: Member
Profession: NextGen Visioneer, KidZ at Heart

Becki West KidZ at Heart Executive Director and Founder

Becki West
Mesa, AZ

KidZ Board: Member
Profession: Executive Director, KidZ at Heart