Staff & Board

We are a group of passionate individuals working hard to faithfully live out the call to serve orphans and vulnerable children. We consider each other and those we serve as family and we’d love for you to get to know us better.

Lifesong Staff

Gary Ringger

Orphan Advocate, Founder & President

Andy Lehman, CCNL

Vice President

Kory Kaeb

VP Operations

Marty Bahler


Rachel Bliese

Family Account Manager

Carla Cornell

Program Assistant

Rachel Eagles


Leah Feller


Andrew Gerber, CCNL

Development Officer

Bob Gibson

CRM & Business Analyst

Luke Gudeman

President, Gobena Coffee

Kyle Hangartner


Jaron Huber

Graphic Designer

Brad Kahler

Advocate Support

Marqui Krone

Child Sponsorship Coordinator

Patrick Lawler


Rich Metcalfe

Program Director

Oksana Murphy

Communications Coordinator

Mike Prevo


Trisha Priebe

Sr. Communications Coordinator

Kyle Reinhard

Advocate Support/Business Development

Marla Ringger

Orphan Advocate

Jessica Ropp

Accounting | Quality Assurance

Margie Sauder

My Life My Gift; Coordinator

Randy Warren

Video Producer/Director

Kay Williams


Dan Wilton

HR Manager

Reed Yackley

Creative Director

Board of Directors

Rod Brenneman

Board Chair | Former President, Butterball Turkey

Joel Clousing

Board Member | Wealth Advisor, High Point Planning Partners

Phil Goad

Board Member | Founder & Principal Toxicologist, CTEH

Bob Hoerr

Board Member | CEO, P.J. Hoerr, Inc.

Gary Ringger

Board Chair | President, Lifesong for Orphans

Marla Ringger

Secretary | Orphan Advocate

Elizabeth Shaw

Board Member | C12 Group, Associate Chair Houston

Tim Wallen

Board Member | CEO & Principle, MLG Companies