Marlene has served in various positions in organizations she has worked for, most recently as the Operations Coordinator for the Missions department of Every Nation Churches and Ministries. Marlene has been the primary administrator and co-led missions trips over the past eight years, taking hundreds of people to South Africa, the Dominican Republic, Namibia, and the Baja in Mexico.
Marlene loves being with her children and children’s children in Toronto, Vancouver, and Providence, Rhode Island. She deeply loves God, her husband and family, and her local church, where she has faithfully served since deciding to follow Jesus in 1978. And she loves investing into the lives of younger women, wives, and mothers, and helping them find fulfillment in all God intends them to experience in life.
Marlene was born in South Africa, where she met a Canadian, Greg, who became to her husband. Having lived in South Africa, Canada, the USA, and England, they have been happily married and have served in various ministries for over forty years. They have three married children and five amazing grandchildren.