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 Meet Our Board Members

At Hope International Ministries we have been blessed with an amazing group of individuals who serve as our board of directors. Read more about what they do at Hope and how they are an important part of our ministry!

Mr. Jon Kipper
Director of Business Development for Flight Systems Electronics Group

Jon Kipper

Jon serves as Director of Business Development for Flight Systems Electronics Group, in Lewisberry, PA. He has worked for a number of international Automotive suppliers for the past 33 yrs which has allowed him to travel the world.

He also serves as an Elder at Rochester First Assembly of God. Jon and his wife Sherry, of 33 years, have heart for missions and a deep passion to reach the lost with the love of Christ. They have participated in mission trips to Russia, Belarus, Poland and the Dominican Republic.

Dr. Mark R. Corkins, M.D., CNSP, S.P.R., F.A.A.P.
Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Indiana University School of Medicine and James Whitcomb
Riley Hospital for Children Co-director of Nutrition Support at Riley Hospital for Children

Mark Corkins Dr. Mark had lived and worked as a pediatric gastroenterologist in the Indianapolis, IN area for 10 years. He participates and chairs several hospital committees and has a special interest in pediatric nutrition. With the talents and abilities that God blessed him and his interest in pediatric nutrition, Dr. Mark was motivated to be active in national organizations earning him national awards and recognition as a leader in the field. Dr. Mark has edited a nationally published handbook on pediatric nutrition and is sought out as a presenter on a variety of medical topics for both medical professionals and support groups. In addition to being active professionally, Dr. Mark makes sure to dedicate time and energy to the more important things in life, God and his family and friends. As an active member of his church, he has coached the Junior Bible Quiz team, taught Sunday School, and has helped to lead his men’s fellowship group.Dr Mark has participated in mission trips for over 10 years including trips to Guatemala, El Salvador, and most recently the Dominican Republic. He is proud of the accomplishments of his son, Christopher, and his daughters, Charity and Abigail. Dr Mark plans to make sure that the honeymoon never ends with his companion and wife, Kelly.

Senior Pastor Abundant Life Assembly of God, Indianapolis Indiana