The focus of Daniel and Rachel's ministry is on sustainable community development through training and facilitation. Daniel promotes livestock health through village farmer trainings, animal breeding programs, and livestock revolving loans. Working with our partner's (CLIDE) administration team, Rachel serves through her giftings in financial management, technology, and human resources. She is also involved in student/orphan ministry and with a women's groups in the local village.
Daniel graduated from Oregon State University's veterinary school in 2009 and then studied International Animal Health from the University of Edinburgh. Rachel has a degree in Business Administration from Warner Pacific in Portland, OR. They were married in March 2011 and moved to Uganda in September 2012. Rachel has previously served on a long-term team in Mexico City under a different mission agency while Daniel has been involved in CVM's short-term missions program since 2004.