Meet the team
Dr. Josh Peters
Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Josh Peters is the President and General Director of FIRE International. He is an Apostolic Teacher and Missionary who has ministered in over 40 nations of the world, establishing Bible schools, cell groups and leadership training schools within the local church. Dr Peters served as a missionary in Malaysia for three years as well as Indonesia for three years where he established Rhema Bible Institute. Dr. Peters has served as a missionary overseer since 1987.
Chief Operating Officer
Dion Light serves as Assistant Director for FIRE International and was faculty at FIRE School of Ministry. He provides pastoral guidance to the missionaries as well as oversees the day-to-day operations. Dion has a passion to see radical worshippers of Jesus comprehend the supremacy of God in missions and become equipped to embrace the Lord’s call to take the Gospel to the ends of the earth.
Chief Financial Officer
Tobi Peters oversees the accounting department and handles all official correspondence with the government and ECFA. She also proofs all newsletters and major correspondence from the office. Her other main focus is on pastoral care for all the FI women. Through email, skype and phone calls, she contacts the majority of the ladies on a monthly basis. Her desire is that every woman feel they have a safe place to share their hearts, hurts, and concerns, as well as their triumphs and joys.
Michelle handles all of the day to day financial processes of FIRE International, including processing contributions, accounts payable, monthly missionary reports and payroll. She personally handles every penny of the more than $2.5 million dollars that come through the FI office every year. Michelle was the FIRE Church Admin for 7 years before coming alongside our missionaries. She and her husband Dion travel to visit the FIRE missionaries to bring encouragement and support in every way.
Caleb receives, edits, formats and mails every missionary newsletter, as well as processes all personal mail for the missionaries. He also writes and formats the semi-annual FI letters that go out with the contribution statements. He is the hub for prayer requests and testimonies from our missionaries, and helps coordinate our annual FI Missions Conference. He is the administrative assistant of Dr. Josh Peters, and so much more!