Board of Trustees



Dennis R. Morrow, PhD.

Chairman

Denny Morrow is the President of Renewal Associates, LLP, an executive coaching firm in Minnesota.  However, most of his career has been in education, having served as Principal of four schools, including Hong Kong International School; and Superintendent of Schools in suburban Minneapolis, Minnesota.  In addition, he served as a […]
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Ronald Tschetter, D.H.L.

Vice Chairman

Dr. Ronald Tschetter serves on GIAL’s board, drawing from his wide expanse of experience both academically and in volunteer service overseas. He earned his bachelor’s degree from Bethel University in psychology and social studies. After graduating, he traveled around Europe, Israel, Syria, Egypt and Lebanon. Later he served with the […]
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Jennie Malouf Gilchrist

Jennie Malouf Gilchrist has been a long-time supporter of GIAL and organized the very successful fundraiser at the home of Lisa and Kenny Troutt in April, 2013. She has been an active member of the Sending the Light Campaign Committee for GIAL. She is a graduate of the University of […]
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Royce Money, Ph.D.

Dr. Royce Money was appointed Chancellor of Abilene Christian University in June 2010 after serving 19 years as ACU’s 10th President. In September 2012, he was appointed to an additional duty as the first Executive Director of the Siburt Institute for Church Ministry. He previously served ACU as Associate Professor […]
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J. Stephen Quakenbush, Ph.D.

Dr. Stephen Quakenbush serves with SIL International as Global Scripture Access Director.  Before this assignment, he was the Academic Services Director for SIL International.  Since 2010, Dr. Quakenbush has been a board member of the Graduate Institute of Applied Linguistics (GIAL) in Dallas, Texas.  In addition, he has served as Director […]
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Mari Thornburg, MBA

Mari Thornburg has spent her entire career in health care. As founder and partner in Posada Consulting, she works with Medical Schools all over the country assisting them with strategy, leadership, financial performance and clinical delivery. Mari grew up in Toronto, Canada. As the daughter of immigrant parents, her first […]
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