Kerry was born in Hastings and Marie in Pahiatua. They met in Palmerston North, were married in 1992, and have been blessed with three children, Johanna, Ethan and Jesse.
Kerry attended Every Boy’s Rally in his Childhood years but began his Christian walk at age 21. Marie put her trust in the Lord at the age of seven and hasn’t looked back.
Upon leaving school, Kerry became an Automotive Engineer. In 2001 he switched careers to become an Aircraft Engineer. Marie worked for 15 years with LTSA, then became a full time Mum.
Over the years Kerry has been involved with worship ministry in each of the Churches they have attended, and also been a Deacon. Marie has been involved in Children’s ministry.
Kerry has had a desire to serve with MAF for many years. This yearning started when he heard a visiting MAF speaker at their church. Kerry is currently serving as the Quality and Safety Manager at Mareeba, Australia.
God has challenged them about how time is short with so many people in physical and spiritual bondage. They are happy to have this opportunity to help others and Serve the Lord with MAF.