Team

Kerry Schottelkorb

President

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Rev. Kerry Schottelkorb is the president of ChinaSource.

For twenty years Kerry was involved in local church planting and youth ministry, both in the US and Hong Kong. He was the founding pastor of the Cle Elum Alliance Church in Cle Elum, Washington and one of two founding pastors of Evangelical Community Church in Hong Kong.

Kerry subsequently served as Vice President for Advancement for English Language Institute in China (ELIC) and the North American Director of Christian Action Asia.

Over the past 33 years, Kerry has been involved in ministry across China as a founding pastor of Evangelical Community Church in Hong Kong, Vice-President of Advancement for English Language Institute in China and the North American Director of Christian Action Asia. In these positions, Kerry has cultivated a keen love for China and Chinese ministry and developed a broad and diverse set of relationships across the US and Asia.

Kerry and his wife Debra began BridgeLives in 2007, providing leadership and team development to those primarily serving in an Asian context.

Kerry has a BA degree in history from Simpson College and an MA in theology from Fuller Theological Seminary.

Kerry is an encourager with a longstanding love for China and a passion for the nurturing and development of collaborative leaders.

The Schottelkorbs live in Los Angeles and have two children and nine grandchildren.


Brent Fulton

Founder / Catalyst

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Brent Fulton is the founder of ChinaSource.

Dr. Fulton served as the first president of ChinaSource until 2019. Prior to his service with ChinaSource, he served from 1995 to 2000 as the managing director of the Institute for Chinese Studies at Wheaton College. From 1987 to 1995 he served as founding US director of China Ministries International, and from 1985 to 1986 as the English publications editor for the Chinese Church Research Center in Hong Kong.

Dr. Fulton holds MA and PhD degrees in political science from the University of Southern California and a BA in radio-TV-film from Messiah College.

An avid China watcher, Dr. Fulton has written and taught extensively on the church in China and on Chinese social and political phenomena. He is the author of China’s Urban Christians: A Light That Cannot Be Hidden and co-authored China’s Next Generation: New China, New Church, New World with Luis Bush. He is currently working on a new book on Western narratives about the church in China.

Dr. Fulton and his wife, Jasmine, previously lived in Hong Kong from 2006 to 2017. They currently reside in southern California.

You can find him on Twitter @BrentSFulton.

Dr. Fulton and his wife, Jasmine, split their time between Asia and Southern California.


Joann Pittman

Vice President of Partnership and China Engagement

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Joann Pittman is Vice President for Partnerships and China Engagement and the editor of ZGBriefs.

Prior to joining ChinaSource, Joann spent 28 years working in China, as an English teacher, language student, program director, and cross-cultural trainer for organizations and businesses engaged in China. She has also taught Chinese at the University of Northwestern-St. Paul (MN), and Chinese Culture and Communication at Wheaton College (IL) and Taylor University (IN).

Joann has a BA in Social Sciences from the University of Northwestern-St. Paul (MN), and an MA in teaching from the University of St. Thomas (MN).

She is the author of Survival Chinese Lessons and The Bells Are Not Silent: Stories of Church Bells in China.

Her personal blog, Outside-In can be found at joannpittman.com, where she writes on China, Minnesota, traveling, and issues related to “living well where you don’t belong.”

You can find her on Twitter @jkpittman.com and on Facebook at @authorjoannpittman.

Joann makes her home in New Brighton, Minnesota.


Dan Kennicutt

Director of Finance

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As Director of Finance, Dan provides oversight to a variety of ChinaSource financial and administrative activities.

Dan comes to ChinaSource with 10 years of experience serving with OMF in Taiwan and Singapore.  He also brings decades of finance and management experience gained in a variety of US corporate and government environments.

Dan has a BA in Accountancy from the University of Illinois, and a MA in Missions and Intercultural Studies from Wheaton College.

He also has a modicum of fluency in Mandarin.

Dan and his wife, Char, live in the Denver, Colorado area.


Narci Herr

Content Manager

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Narci Herr serves as the Content Manager with ChinaSource.

Narci comes to ChinaSource with 30 years of experience living and serving in Hong Kong and China. She and her husband, Glenn, were first involved in working with the church in Hong Kong and for the last 20 years they served workers living in China. Narci also taught Hebrew and theological English at a Hong Kong seminary.

Narci has a BA in Bible and a MA in Old Testament from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School.

Glenn and Narci are now located in Saint Louis.

 

 


Peter Arneson

Donor Relations Manager

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Peter serves ChinaSource as the Donor Relations Manager, helping stakeholders connect the dots between passion and opportunity.

He has a BA in Psychology from Bethel University and in 2020 he finished two master’s degrees from Hamline University, one in Nonprofit Management and the other in Business Administration.

Other than the Hong Kong airport, Peter has never been to China but comes to ChinaSource from another organization with a history of serving Chinese, Hospitality Center for Chinese in Saint Paul, Minnesota.

Peter, his wife Megan, and their two boys live in Saint Paul, Minnesota.


Eunice Choi

Senior Administrator

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Eunice Choi is the ChinaSource US administrator.

Eunice comes to ChinaSource with a decade of bookkeeping and administrative experience serving in a Christian nonprofit.

Born and raised in Hong Kong, Eunice migrated to and lived in New York City when she was a teenager. She worked in the city and met her husband at church. After getting married, they returned to Hong Kong where they had two daughters.

After 30 years of living in Hong Kong, the family decided to relocate back to the States. They settled in Los Angeles, California at the beginning of 2021.

Eunice has a BS in Computer Science from Binghamton University.


Emerald Lam

Hong Kong Administrator

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Emerald Lam is our Hong Kong administrator.

Prior to joining ChinaSource, she worked as a secretary for local printing companies.

Emerald holds a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Entrepreneurship and Business from University of Huddersfield, UK.

Emerald lives in Hong Kong with her husband and two daughters.