Birgitta serves on staff with SAM in Fort Mill, South Carolina. Originally from Holland, Birgitta served for many years in Papua New Guinea doing literacy training and administration, first as a single and then with her husband. She has a love for cultures, life, and the outdoors.
Birgitta serves as SAM’s Director of Member Development. In this role, she cares for and encourages SAM’s missionary team towards spiritual and professional growth. Birgitta’s many years on the mission field and leadership experience make her suited for this role, but above all, her love for people makes the difference.
Birgitta strives to live life in such a way that others will say to her, “Let us go with you for we have heard God is with you.”