Your Fearless Leaders

These staff members are committed to your growth and development in the Missions Experience Program. They will help you discover your calling, develop your unique gifts and deploy you to share the Gospel!

Michelle & Rich Franzen 

Impact Africa Founders

Michelle and Rich Franzen are the Founders of Impact Africa. They have a passion to help young adults discover their calling, develop their vision and be deployed to use their unique gifts, strengths and talents. Rich and Michelle are heavily involved in the day to day activities of the Missions Experience Program and you will learn a lot from them during your time in The Program!

Bethany Belk

Program Director and Womens Advisor

Bethany has received her degree in communication and marketing and has also had the opportunity to serve in 7 different countries around the world! She finds joy in seeing people walk in the destiny God has called them to and feels called to help people begin walking that path.

Nano Mazzali

Program Director and Mens Advisor

Nano Mazzali serves as the male Program Advisor for the Missions Experience Program. Nano has received his degree in engineering and has served on The World Race. He has a passion to develop and disciple young men to become more like Christ and strong leaders. Nano is full of life, fun and is originally from Costa Rica! Feel free to connect with Nano at

Are you ready to discover your calling, develop your gifts and be deployed?