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Our Leadership

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Mr. Humberto Arguello

Nicaragua

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our
vision

A vast global movement of laymen comprising men and women being used mightily by God to bring this last great harvest through the outpouring of God's Holy Spirit before the return of our Lord Jesus Christ

OUR MISSION STATEMENT


1. To reach men in all nations for Jesus Christ.
2. To call men back to God.
3. To help believers to be baptized in The Holy Spirit and to grow spiritually.
4. To train and equip men to fulfill the Great Commission.
5. To provide an opportunity for Christian fellowship.
6. To bring unity among all people in the body of Christ. 

 

Our Vision & Values​

We see business people on every continent working together to transform their communities, cities, and nations.

 

7 Core Values

                  

Love - sacrificing for the good of others...

Integrity - choosing to do the right thing...

Relationship - value people above all other things...

Commitment - no obstacle is too great, never give up...

Networking - opportunities are born by reaching out to others...

Training - equipped for every good work...

Transforming - making this world a better place by God's power...

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Why
FGBMFI?

"What answers does the church have for men - women too - facing the really horrendous complexities of modern business? People with tremendous responsibilities, where hundreds of jobs depend on the decisions they make. I've had men like that come to me, Demos, and frankly I couldn't even understand their questions. What do I know about labor contracts and price freezes? I've had no experience in business. "

"Sure, we clergy can give comfort and counsel to a man who's down and out, but what about the man who makes it? He needs God just as much, and ministers like me don't even know the language."

                           

                      - Dr. Charles Price, Evangelist

 (from The Happiest People on Earth by Demos Shakarian)

"Just think how many more businessmen there are in the world than preachers. If businessmen should ever start to spread the gospel..."

 

                - Demos Shakarian, Founder of FGBMFI

 

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fgbmfi

is an organization where...

Full Gospel -

means no subject has to be avoided, whatever a person's experience - salvation, healing, deliverance - it can be shared, just as it happened; and

 

Business Men -

are laymen, ordinary people from all walks of life; and

 

Fellowship -

is what it feels like - A bunch of people who get together to share their love for Jesus; and where

 

International - 

means the whole world, all races, ages, backgrounds, and denominations.

STATEMENT OF FAITH

  1. We believe in one God, Maker of all things and being in the Trinity of Father, Son and Holy Spirit.

  2. We believe that the Son of God, Jesus Christ, became incarnate, was begotten by the Holy Spirit, born of the Virgin Mary, and is true God and true man.

  3. We believe the Bible, in its entirety, to be the inspired  Word of God and the only infallible rule of faith and conduct.

  4. We believe in the resurrection of the dead, the eternal happiness of the saved, and the eternal punishment of the lost.

  5. We believe in personal salvation of believers through the shed blood of Christ.

  6. We believe in sanctification by the blood of Christ, in personal holiness of heart and life, and in separation from the world.

  7. We believe in divine healing, through faith, and that healing is included in the Atonement.

  8. We believe in the baptism in the Holy Ghost, accompanied by the initial physical sign of speaking with other tongues as the Spirit of God gives utterance, (Acts 2:4) as distinct from the new birth, and in the nine gifts of the Spirit, listed in 1 Corinthians 12, as now available to believers.

  9. We believe in the Christian's hope - the imminent, personal return of the Lord Jesus Christ.

  10. We believe in intensive world-evangelism and missionary work in accordance with the Great Commission, with signs following.

Our International President

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Mr. Francis Owusu
Ghana

Francis is the 4th International President in 71 years and was elected at the International Directors meeting held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on February 10, 2023.

 

Francis Owusu is a product of the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), UK, and a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) UK.

 

He is an Executive Director of the Fiesta Hotels & Residences, a family-owned hospitality group based in Ghana.

 

Francis accepted Jesus as his Lord and Saviour at a Breakfast Meeting of the Fellowship in Ghana in the year 2000.

 

Francis has been a member of the Fellowship in Ghana since the year 2000 and served on the National Executive Committee for several years.

 

Francis was appointed as an International Director at Large in the year 2010 by Richard Shakarian, the 2nd International President.

 

In 2018, he was appointed International Treasurer by Mario Garcia Olvera, the 3rd International President, where he served until his election as International President on February 10, 2023.

 

In the year 2011, whilst on a flight to Accra after attending an International Directors meeting in California, the Lord spoke to Francis to "Protect the Vision".

 

Over the years, Francis has continued to receive revelations from the Lord on the Intensifying Vision from Armenia to Africa.

 

He is married to Jennifer, and they are blessed with children.

Our International Officers / Cabinet

International Executive Vice President
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Mr. Rafael Cuestas
Guatemala

Rafael Cuestas has been a member of FGBMFI Guatemala since the year 2000, serving as Chapter President, Secretary of the National Board, and International Director for the past 18 years.
Born in 1967 in Guatemala, Central America, married in 2004 with Vilma, 3 sons and 1 daughter, 2
grandchildren.

 

Mr. Cuestas is an Industrial Engineer, and entrepreneur, with vast experience in new business development, more than 16 years working in telecommunications and technology, and since 2017 representing a British Consulting Firm in Central America. His family owns a high end automobile distribution company, representing Ferrari, Maserati, Porsche, Volvo, and Kawasaki in Guatemala. Mr. Cuestas is also a shareholder and part of the Board of Directors.
 

He has also served 13 years in the Guatemalan Olympic Committee on the Board of Directors (2009-2022),
promoting principles and values using sports to impact the country. As well as served 15 years in Casa de Dios, one of the largest Pentecostal churches in Guatemala, organizing Healing Rallies around Latin-American and USA, sharing the gospel of Jesus Christ followed with miracles, signs and wonders.

 

Mr. Cuestas is also the Co-Founder and a mentor in FGBMFI´s School of the Vision.

International Secretary
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Mr. Doug Woolley

United States

Doug Woolley works for JPMorgan Chase & Co. as a Software Engineer, as of early 2019. Prior to that, Doug worked for Verizon for many years as a Systems Engineer, most recently as a Web Developer in the field of Cloud Computing and has attained four prestigious certifications in Amazon Web Services (AWS). 

Doug earned four university degrees in the areas of Computer Science, Web Development, Interdisciplinary Studies (with concentration in Theology), and a Master's in Theology. Doug authored several computer books and recently authored a Christian book dealing with the theology of work, titled The Value of Work in the Eyes of God, with versions in English, Spanish, and French.

As a senior in high school, Doug placed among the top in the USA in mathematics, computer programming, and science.

 

Doug has served in various leadership positions in FGBMFI since 1991, such as Vice President of the Tampa chapter, Florida Treasurer and Field Representative, International Director at Large, USA National Director, Webmaster for www.fgbmfi.org and regional sites, USA Southeast Regional Director, International Director, and International Secretary (since 2018).

 

Doug lives in Tampa, Florida, USA, with his wife Marsha and poodle Napoleon.

International Treasurer
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Mr. Paul Lai
United States

Paul was born and raised in Taiwan. At the age of 26, he established a car company, specializing in luxury cars like Mercedes, BMW, and Ferrari. 10 years later, he immigrated to the U.S. and started another auto company. He was once the largest trader in the U.S. exporting cars to Taiwan and China, and he also had a real estate investment and development company.

In the 1990s, due to the recession and the real estate bubble, all the properties he owned disappeared and he lost everything. At the lowest point of his life, his wife led him to Jesus. In the year 2000, he was invited by the Los Angeles Chinese FGBMFI to share his testimony, how he changed from a proud person to a humble person by God, and how he started as a speaker and became a FGBMFI life time member.

After he turned his life to Jesus, God gave him a second chance, and he used what little cash he had at the time to reinvest in real estate, and grasped God's principles and blessings to achieve financial freedom in just a few years. He was elected as an outstanding overseas Chinese delegate, a board director of American Premier bank in Los Angeles, and the Arcadia Kiwanis Club president. He also began to serve in FGBMFI in various areas since 2005, was the president of the West District of the Los Angeles Chinese FGBMFI, an International Director and RVP of Asia appointed by Richard Shakarian, a USA national treasurer appointed by Mike Postlewait.

Paul and his wife Pauline live happily in Hawaii, and have been blessed with two beautiful daughters Patricia and Priscilla.

International Coordinator Ladies of the Fellowship
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Mrs. Jennifer Owusu
Ghana

Mrs. Jennifer Owusu joined the Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship International (FGBMFI) with
her husband Mr. Francis Owusu in the year 2000.
Jennifer believes in the Vision of FGBMFI and has supported her husband in his various roles in the
Fellowship.


She is a Life Member of the Fellowship, a Member of the Westgate Executive Chapter, and a Member
of the Ladies of the Fellowship Ghana.
Jennifer has participated in various FGBMFI programs and attended several World Conventions.


She was privileged to share her Testimony at the World Convention in Guatemala in 2019 and
aspects of her career at the World Convention in Mexico in 2021.


Jennifer is a Lawyer with over 20 years of experience at the Bar and holds a Master’s in Public Administration.
 

She has a passion for empowering the vulnerable and has since 2011 worked to enhance the capacity of women, children, and persons with disability.


Her marriage to Francis is blessed with three children.
To Jennifer “It can be done if you play your part.”

Staff

Operations Manager - Becky Dyson

Administrative Assistant - Nohelia Rodriguez

Media Specialist - Christian Rodriguez

Operations Manager
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Mrs. Becky Dyson

United States

Rebecca Dyson "Becky," began working with FGBMFI-HQ in April 2008 as a "part-time" receptionist. 

With her Finacial Services, Bookkeeping, Escrow, and Title Insurance background, she became the full-time Receptionist, Bookkeeper, and Administrative Assistant to the Director of Operations in May 2008.

 

She has served as the Operations Manager since May 2018.

Regional vice presidents
& Gac Members

Title/Region

 

RVP Latin America & Caribbean (Latin)

RVP North America & Caribbean (Non-Latin)

RVP Africa

RVP Europe

RVP Asia Pacific

First/Last Name

Jose Ramon Aguilera Sr. (Honduras)

Tim King (USA)

Pierre Fwelo (DRC)

Bruno Berthon (France)

Rudiyanto Jap (Indonesia)

Regional Vice PResidents (At Large)

Regional Assistants - Latin America & Caribbean (Latin)

RVP At Large - Raul D'Angelo (Argentina)

RVP At Large - Juan Manuel Pena (Nicaragua)

RVP At Large - Alberto Domingo (Panama)

RVP At Large - Leonidas Mejia (Honduras)

RVP At Large - Miguel Cubias (El Salvador)

Regional Assistants - North America & Caribbean (Non-Latin)

RVP At Large - Trevor Joseph (Trinidad & Tobago)

Regional Assistants - Africa

RVP At Large - Willie Orhin (Ghana)

RVP At Large - Lucian Ahua (Cote d'Ivoire)

RVP At Large - Gratien de Souza (Togo)

RVP At Large - Macaire Gulefua Nguezia (DRC)

RVP At Large - Peter Lintini (Zambia)

Regional Assistants - Europe

RVP At Large - Stefan Ivanov (Bulgaria)

RVP At Large - Wolfgang Hoffmann (Austria)

Regional Assistants - Asia Pacific

RVP At Large - Edgar Morada (Philippines)

RVP At Large - Daniel Wright (Australia)

RVP At Large - Adam Tedja (Australia)

RVPs At Large - Special Assignments

RVP At Large International Conventions - Gerardo Rivera (Honduras)

RVP At Large - Ardian Kristanto (Indonesia)

RVP At Large - Danny Mawuenyega (Ghana)

RVP At Large - George Prah (Ghana)

RVP At Large - Eghosa Ogedegbe (Nigeria) 

Directors
of special ministries

Title

Director of School of the Vision

Director of Global Prayer

Director of Global Media & Publicity

First / Last Name / Country

John Carrette (USA)

Omar Portillo (El Salvador)

Oscar Bello (Nicaragua)

International
prayer coordinators

Region

 

Global

North America 

Europe

Africa

Asia Pacific

Latin America 

First / Last Name / Country

Omar Portillo ( El Salvador)

Bill Wilson (USA)

Bart De Wolf (Belgium)

Samuel Welbeck (Ghana)

Joshua Ding (Malaysia)

Daniel Fagian Cabrera (Honduras)

International
youth coordinators

Title/Region

Int'l. Youth Coordinator - Asia Pacific

Int'l. Youth Coordinator - Latin America

Int'l. Youth Coordinator - Africa

First / Last Name / Country

Bobby Lianto (Indonesia)

Jose Ramon Aguilera, Jr. (Honduras)

Eric Diakubukwa (DRC)

National Presidents

international

Directors

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Benin

David Odushina

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Chile

Luis Daniel Pino Diaz

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Dem. Rep. Congo

Pierre Fwelo

Macaire Gulefua Nguezia

Papy Pierre Bolia Ebuto

Erick Diakubukwa

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Botswana

Paul Ogbole Peter

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Burkina Faso

Formouzèrè Adama Zala

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Costa Rica

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Cote d’Ivoire

Reinier Vasquez Vega

Ricardo Calderon Quesada

Lucien Ahua Koffi Bredou

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El Salvador

Ricardo A. Reyes Palomo

Miguel Cubias

Salvador Salazar

Cesar Vitelio Castro

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Ecuador

Luis Francisco Travez

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Eswatini

George Edwin

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France

Bruno Berthon

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Ghana

Joseph Ockan

Francis Owusu

George Prah

Emmanuel Baba Mahama

Frank Achampong

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Guatemala

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Honduras

Adonay Aguirre

Cesar Armas

Gerardo Cortez

Alejandro Ayerdi

Rafael Cuestas

Eduardo Beltran

Luis Navichoque

Jose Ramon Aguilera Mejia

Gerardo Alfredo Rivera Munoz

Jose Oswaldo Oliva Guerra

Mario Sanchez

Jose Adrian Franco

Javier Pena

Joaquin Antonio Salgado Ochoa

Jesus Alexis Sagastume

Rafael Martinez

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Indonesia

Len Widjaja

Teddy Soebarkat Pranoto

Dalie Sutanto

Agus Surjanto

Ardian Kristanto

Anthony Putihrai

Rudiyanto  Jap

Kenneth Kristanto

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Malaysia

Peter Desmond Wee

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Mexico

Efren Aguinaga Rodriguez

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Malawi

Laban Malawi

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Nicaragua

Juan Tijerino

Luis Amado Cruz

Oscar Bello

Norman Velez

Felix Palacios

Gerardo Vado

Reynaldo Alvarado

Jaime Cruz

Manuel Pena

Marcelino Martinez

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Panama

Alberto Domingo

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Paraguay

Adan Gustavo Sanchez Benegas 

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Philippines

Reynaldo Derecho

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Uganda

Robert Rutaagi

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Sweden

Alf Liljehall

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United States

Paul Lai

Michael Postlewait

George Segersbol

Douglas Woolley

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Togo

Sheppy Kounetstron

National

Presidents

(Countries with their own website are linked to the countries name. Click the country name to be redirected)

Country 

Angola 

Argentina 

Australia

Austria

Barbados

Belgium

Belize

Benin

Bolivia

Botswana

Brazil

Bulgaria

Burkina Faso

Burundi

Cameroon
Cayman Islands

Central African Rep.

Chad

Chile

Colombia

Congo

Costa Rica

Cote d’Ivoire

Cuba

Dem. Rep. Congo
Dominican Republic

Ecuador

El Salvador

Fiji Islands

Finland

France

Gabon

Gambia

Germany

Ghana

Grenada

Guatemala

Guyana

Haiti

Honduras

Hungary

First/Last Name

Leopoldo Mayembe

Rene Nuñez

Daniel Wright

Dr. Wolfgang Hoffmann

Willard Mereigh

(Acting) Bart DeWolf

Alexis Mai

Alain Gbaguidi
Ronald Garciar

Paul Peter

Eduardo Banchero

(Nat. Coor.) Stefan Ivanov

Formouzèrè Adama Zala

Thaddee Niragira

Claude Mpouli
Harold Paramlal

Agou Augustin

Granga Tcham

Luis Daniel Pino Diaz

Diego Andres Quimbayo

Reich Roberto Imbali

Reinier Vasquez

Kadio N'Goran

Angel Marto

Macaire Gulefua
Manuel Suazo

Juan Bauz

Ricardo A. Reyes Palomo

Uraia Rasake

Martti Issakainen

Philippe Roser

Hobaha Coulibaly

Galandou Gorre-Ndiaye

Roland Benz

Emmanuel Mahama

(Acting) Lennox John

Adonay Aguirre

Shawn Gurcharran

Aubens Fermine

Mario Sanchez
Robert Almadi

First/Last name

Dalie Sutanto

Simone Canazza

Carl Sweeney

Katsumi Yasuda

Arthur W. B. Fumbah

Hernivela Rakotoarivelo
Laban Banda
Peter Desmond Wee

Joseph Zammit (Acting)

Efren Aguinaga Rodriguez

Sanyika Munya

(Nat. Coor) Nelson Phyo

(Nat. Coor) Robin Hartman

Juan Manuel Pena

(Nat. Coor.)
(Nat. Coor.) Boneza Rumvegeri

Jefferson Tasleem Ghauri

Albeto Domingo

(Interim) Adan Gustavo Sanchez

Cesar Ocampo

Robert Lee

Luis Enrique Pagan

Andrey Zlobin

Jean Bosco Rutayisire 

Moussa Sadio

Ronnie Frazer-Williams

James Mpele

Javier Arruga Serrano 

George Edwin

Johan Eklof

(Nat. Coor) Luc Mayor

Sheppy K. Kounetsron

Trevor Joseph

Robert Rutaagi

Igor Soloviov

Lynn Heritage

Mike Postlewait

Gabriel Effa

Wilson Bustos

Vu Xuan Quang

Peter Lintini

Country

Indonesia

Italy

Jamaica

Japan

Liberia

Madagascar 

Malawi  

Malaysia

Malta 

Mexico  

Mozambique

Myanmar 

Netherlands

Nicaragua 

Nigeria  
Norway   

Pakistan  

Panama

Paraguay

Peru

Philippines

Puerto Rico  

Russia   

Rwanda   

Senegal   

Sierra Leone

South Africa       

Spain       

Swaziland (Eswatin)

Sweden

Switzerland

Togo 

Trinidad & Tobago

Uganda

Ukraine

United Kingdom 

United States

Uruguay

Venezuela

Vietnam 

Zambia


FGBMFI has a presence in other nations, but the above are the countries with National Presidents/Coordinators.

international

Directors(AT LARGE)

Country                    Costa Rica

Cote D'Ivoire

Dem. Rep. Congo 

 

 

El Salvador

France             

Ghana

Guatemala

Honduras

Indonesia
Malaysia

Mexico

Nicaragua 

Nigeria                     

 

Togo                      

United States

     

First/Last Name

Jaime Sol

Zoumana Coulibaly

Clement Ilunga Konya / Edouard Booto Bokonda / Emmanuel Kalala Ngalamulume / Christian Tshibanda Mulunda / Donat Kambale
Omar Portillo

Philippe Roser

Anthony Sarpong / Benjamin Nartey / Sam Mensah

Manfredo Aguilar

Benjamin Toledo / Leonidas Mejia / Mario Rene Palmo

Jinhard Kouwagam / Christian Lau

Johnny Woo Koi Tiang

Gabriel Castro Rivera / Oscar Guadalupe Márquez Cepeda / Netzahualcóyotl Alfaro Hernández

Alberto Pereira / Cornelio Porras

Gideon Esurua / Emeka Ariguzo / John Kennedy Opara

Gratian DeSouza

Neil Nelles / Jose Sikaffy / John Carrette

National presidents designated as international

Directors(AT LARGE)

Country                       

Argentina                 

Australia

Austria   

Barbados

Belgium

Brazil

Bulgaria

Cameroon

Cayman Islands     

Colombia

Congo (Brazzaville)
Cuba

Dominican Republic

Fiji Islands

Finland                  

Gabon                        

Gambia                        

Germany

Guyana

Guinee

Jamaica

Japan

Liberia

Madagascar

Mozambique

Netherlands

Norway

Pakistan

Puerto Rico

Senegal

Sierra Leone

South Africa

Spain

Switzerland

United Kingdom

Uruguay

Trinidad & Tobago

Zambia                

First/Last Name

Rene Nunes

Daniel Wright

Wolfgang Hoffmann 

Willard Mereigh

Bart De Wolf

Eduardo Ignomiri Banchero

Stefan Ivanov

Claude Mpouli

Harold Paramlal

Diego Andres Quimbayo

Reich Roberto Imbali

Angel Enrique Martos Paneque

Manuel Suazo

Uraia Rasake

Martti Issakainen

Hobaha Coulibaly

Said Usuf

Roland Benz

Shawn Gurcharran

N/A

Carl Sweeney

Katsumi Yasuda

Arthur Fumbah

Herinavela Rakotoarivelo

Sanyika Munya

Robin Hartman

Boneza Rumvegeri

Jefferson Tasleem Ghauri

Luis Enrique Pagan

Moussa Sadio

Ronnie Frazer-Williams

James Mpele

Javier Arruga Serrano

Luc Mayor

Lynn Heritage

Gabriel Effa

Trevor Joseph

Peter Lintini

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Asia pacific Leaders
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African Leaders
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Latin Leaders
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European Leaders

SPECIAL ASSISTANTS to INTERNATIONAL OFFICERS

Title/Region

International Assistant Secretary

IInternational Assistant Treasurer

First / Last Name / Country

Miguel Cubias (El Salvador)

Alberto Pereira (Nicaragua)

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