ABOUT HIM | Board Members

Heartland International Ministries is governed by the dedicated Board of Directors, below.

Byron Whetstone

President and Executive Director

Email: byronw@americandirectco.com
Phone: 1-816-830-8389

Brian Seregi

Board Member

Glenn Winkler

Board Member

Ryan Sylvia

Board Member
Email: ryan.sylvia@gmail.com
Phone: 1-312-715-8396

Read Ryan's Bio
  • How long have you been working/contributing for HIM? Roughly 1 year
  • What’s your favorite aspect to HIM? How real it is: the unreached being saved, miracles witnessed, and God being glorified!
  • Where are you from? I grew up in the west suburbs of Chicago, near Naperville Illinois USA
  • Where do you live? I currently live in Kansas City near the airport.
  • Are you married? Kids? I am married with one daughter (10).
  • Do you have any pet peeves? Suppression of the truth, great or small.
  • For 2018, what are you praying the Lord will do? I pray that He will return for His church if that is His will.
  • Anything you’d like to tell the HIM community about you or HIM? Thank you for being a part of HIM! Please continue your hard work in His Holy Spirit, and if I haven’t met you yet I’ll surely meet you one day soon!

Ruth Cousins

Board Member

Lance Hart

Board Member

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