David Jeffery

Assistant Professor

Dave was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario, becoming a Christian when he was 18. He went to  Bible College and began studying to get involved in full time missionary service. It was during this time that he met a member of Wycliffe Bible Translators at his home church who introduced him to the work […]

Kent Royer

Director of Operations and Finance

Kent and his wife Brenda have been Wycliffe Canada members since 1995 and have served in various support roles. For seven years, they helped to facilitate the effective running of the Africa Orientation Course held at the SIL Cameroon Branch, three years as Director of that program. Kent and Brenda then returned to serve in […]

Doug Rintoul

Director of Strategic Data and Technology Services

Doug and his wife Cindy began working with Wycliffe Bible Translators as short-term assistants in 1987. They served a four year term in the Philippines from 1998 to 1992. In 1992, they became members of Wycliffe, returning to the Philippines in 1993, where Doug served as Manager of Software Development and Training. Since 2002, Doug […]

Anita Lebold

Director of Strategic Enrolment Management

Anita professes to have the best job at CanIL! Not only does she get to interact with the most amazing, motivated, and passionate prospective students in the world, she gets to introduce them to the rest of the CanIL family. Anita counts it a joy to work with students from the moment they express interest […]

Michelle Petersen

Instructor in Linguistics

Michelle Petersen (M.A. Language Development/Scripture Engagement, summa cum laude B.A. French/TESOL) has served with Wycliffe since 1989. She has worked in Literacy and Scripture Engagement across West and Central Africa and taught Linguistics and Scripture Engagement in Europe and North America. As a Literacy Specialist, she taught Sango people to teach and supervise Sango literacy […]

Lori Gardner

Instructor in Linguistics at Tyndale

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Don Hekman

Don and his wife, Martha, served as Wycliffe members for 40 years until their retirement in 2012. They served as translators in Quebec and as Director of Language Services with SIL Americas from 1996 to 2009. From 2009 to 2011 Don served as President of Wycliffe Canada before retiring. He is currently assigned as a […]

Johanna Campbell

Johanna received her BA/BEd from the University of BC, a Master’s of Theology from ACTS and a Doctor of Theology degree from the University of South Africa. She has taught elementary and secondary school, and in the faculty of education at TWU. From 1996 to 2007 she was executive director of the Christian Teachers’ Association […]


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