2iC: Executive Training for Second-in-Commands

Elevate Your Leadership as a Second-in-Command


A Virtual Executive Training for Mission Agency Second-in-Commands

Are you ready to maximize your leadership potential and advance your organization’s mission? Join us for an exclusive virtual executive training tailored to equip and empower Seconds-in-Command at mission agencies.

What You’ll Gain:

  • Strategies for navigating your unique role and expanding your leadership influence
  • Insight into cutting-edge topics like AI, change management, and daily rituals
  • Collaboration with peers facing similar challenges and opportunities
  • Actionable takeaways to implement at your organization right away

What’s Included:

  • Presentations by subject matter experts
  • Facilitated interactive dialogue
  • Q&A sessions
  • Exploration of practical applications

Mission agency Seconds-in-Command walk a delicate line requiring both strategy and service. This event will provide you with knowledge, connections, and inspiration to master your multifaceted responsibilities.


Dr. Jennifer Holloran

Artificial Intelligence

Dr. Jennifer Holloran has served with Wycliffe Bible Translators since 2002, starting as a typist in the Personnel department to her current role as Chief Operating Officer. Jennifer has a passion for strategic planning, operational excellence, and innovation and loves serving in those areas of gifting for the purpose of Bible translation. 

Jennifer has a doctorate in strategic leadership from Regent University and an MBA with a specialization in human resources from the University of Central Florida. In her spare time, she enjoys participating in the worship ministry at her church, playing video games, and reading everything she can get her hands on. She and her family live in Orlando, FL.

David Lootens

Change Management

David Lootens is a leader with extensive experience in the social sector. With over 35 years in the nonprofit space, he has served in a wide variety of roles and locations— working as a youth pastor in San Fransisco, leading collegiate ministries in Colorado and West Virginia, working as a hospital chaplain in Denver, and helping the church in the Middle East. Most recently David served as Campus Crusade’s International CFO and Director of Global Shared Services and later as COO/SVP of Safe Families for Children.

He holds an MDiv in missions and an MA in counseling (both from Denver Seminary) and an MBA (from MIT). He now works as a strategy and operations consultant for nonprofit executive teams seeking to amplify their impact. He loves operationalizing world-changing vision! David grew up on the West Coast, mainly in Portland, Oregon. He and his wife now live in Orlando, Florida where he misses the west coast regularly.

Michael VanHuis

Daily Rituals

Michael VanHuis serves as the Executive Director of Missio Nexus.  He and his wife Laura have served as field missionaries in Ghana, West Africa and in international and home office leadership with Pioneers.  He has also served as the mission’s pastor and chief of staff at Northland Church.  Prior to coming to Missio Nexus he managed a private family foundation and served as Vice President for OneWay Ministries.  Michael is passionate about leadership and helping to liberate leaders and organizations to reach their full potential.

Michael holds a Masters in Global Leadership from Fuller School of Intercultural studies.  He is an avid reader, serves as an Elder at his local church, and loves to be outdoors.  He and his wife Laura live in Aurora, IL and have five children.

Mission Agency Second-in-Commands play a pivotal role in shaping the leadership landscape of mission agencies. Their responsibilities extend to strategic decision-making, significantly influencing organizational dynamics. Missio Nexus is dedicated to fortifying this crucial segment of mission agency C-Suite leadership.

Plan to join us as we present a dynamic executive training tailored for Second-in-Commands. This session will delve into cutting-edge topics such as Artificial Intelligence, Change Management, and the cultivation of Daily Rituals. Our objective is to foster a collaborative learning environment that is not only forward-thinking but also applicable on a personal level.

This two-hour virtual event promises an enriching experience, featuring presentations by subject matter experts, interactive dialogue, Q&A sessions, and opportunities to explore practical applications for organizational and personal development.

Don’t miss out on this invaluable opportunity to expand your knowledge and leadership potential. Join us on January 9th, 2023, for an educational and inspiring Second-in-Command virtual learning experience!

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