Leadership Staff

Jose Prem

Executive Director


Jose joined the CCI team in 2018 as the Executive Director. For the previous 10 years, Jose was involved in leading the operations of an international child development agency in his home country of Guatemala, bringing hope to children living in dire situations. As executive director of CCI, he now has the opportunity to continue serving beyond the borders of his own country.

Lorna Parker

Sponsor & Donor Relations


Lorna has been part of the CCI team since July 2003 and currently enjoys her roles in Sponsor & Donor Relations, Program and Marketing.  The photos and stories of children and families around the world are her inspiration to help CCI bring hope and restoration to those in need.


Kris Prayitno

Financial Coordinator


Kris has been part of the CCI team since 2005.  He considers it a privilege for him to serve donors in administering their donations and working together with around fifteen partners in seven countries.  Kris strives to help CCI sponsor children by supervising the partners’ bookkeepers in preparation of their accountability reports in compliance with CRA requirements.

Deb Staughton

Office Manager


Deb joined the CCI team in 2016 bringing a wealth of experience. She connects all of our departments, overseas partners and sponsors through efficient data management and office processes. Deb plays a key role in making CCI successful.

Board of Directors

Ray Sutton


Doug Lindsay

Treasurer and Secretary

Donald Leng

Board Member

Courtney Bridge

Board Member

Marco Veronesi

Board Member