Leadership Team

Executive Director

Jose Prem

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.

Sponsor & Donor Relations

Lorna Parker

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.

Financial Coordinator

Kris Prayitno

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

Office Manager

Deb Staughton

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.

Sponsorship Representative

Renée Barclay

Renée joined the CCI team in September of 2020 with a background in communications and experience in managing donor relations, media relations and events.  She is inspired by a missions trip to the Dominican Republic where she interacted with Haitian people in dire need.  Renée is excited to speak about opportunities for generosity towards children in need. 

Board of Directors


Donald Leng


Diane Stone

Board Member

Marco Veronesi

Board Member & Secretary

Tamara Osborne

Board Member

Raj Patro