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AMIS Board

Board of Directors

Kirk Keene, President, Galleria/NW Kiwanis

Rob Taylor, Treasurer, Northside Kiwanis

Patricia Hibbard, Secretary, Mt. Vernon Presbyterian Church

Doris Hoenig, Presbytery of Greater Atlanta

Belinda Wedgwood, St. Martin's Episcopal Church

Karen Turney, Presbytery of Greater Atlanta

John Hibbard, Mt. Vernon Presbyterian Church

Heidy Brusitus, Atlanta Kiwanis Club


Emily Texter, Oglethorpe Presbyterian Church

George Tan, International Student, Georgia Tech

Andra Martin, Ebenezer Baptist Church

Nikki Regis, Ebenezer Baptist Church

Philip Gold, Marietta Golden K Kiwanis

Mitch Costley, North Avenue Presbyterian Church

Paul Brown, First Presbyterian Church of Atlanta

Rev. Irene Wong, AMIS Executive Director

In 1978 seven sponsoring churches, along with the Presbytery of Greater Atlanta, founded AMIS. Today, other churches and community organizations have joined AMIS with financial support and volunteers. In 2016, Kiwanis Club members joined the board. Today the sponsoring organizations of AMIS are:

1) Ebenezer Baptist

2) First Presbyterian Church of

3) Mt. Vernon Presbyterian  

4) Oglethorpe Presbyterian

5) Peachtree Presbyterian

6) St. James United Methodist

7) St. Martin in the Fields Episcopal

8) Kiwanis International,  

9) North Avenue Presbyterian

Representatives from each of these sponsoring organizations comprise our Board of Directors. Hundreds of volunteers of diverse faith backgrounds make our ministry a welcomed gift to international students and scholars. Our volunteers are blessed in return by the richness of international friendship.