HCIC Committee

David Lindrooth 1David Lindrooth, General Church Liaison

Reverend David Lindrooth serves as liaison between HCIC and the General Church Office of Outreach. In his role as outreach director, he values supporting people involved with church planting, evangelization, and establishing healthy church practices. David and his awesome wife Aven live in Bryn Athyn, PA. David loves the adventures of mentoring their six children.





Kay Alden, Chair

Kay received a BS in education and an MA in religious studies from Bryn Athyn College. She has taught nearly every grade level from preschool through graduate school. She is particularly interested in supporting educational development in Africa. Since 2002, Kay has traveled to Africa six times. Kay and her husband Mark live in Bryn Athyn, PA.




Roger Schrock, Finance Officer & Building Consultant

Roger graduated from the University of Delaware where he met his beautiful wife Kathy. After they married, Roger and Kathy moved to Alaska. Four years later, they relocated to Kempton, PA where Roger pursued a home building career. He built over 100 custom homes while raising seven children with Kathy. Roger now builds custom furniture and cabinetry.




Alison Cole 2Alison Cole, Secretary

Alison graduated with a BA in religion from Bryn Athyn College in 2011. She works as a tour guide at the Bryn Athyn Cathedral. Alison grew up in a large family and has over twenty nieces and nephews. Her love of children and the church drew her to HCIC.





2014_glk_Roger and Kathy Schrock visiting Etora

Kathy Schrock, Project Consultant

Kathy received a BA in history from the University of Delaware where she met her dashing husband Roger. For the past eighteen years, Kathy has taught first and second grade at the Kempton New Church School. She has traveled to Africa several times to assist with teacher training programs in Ghana and Kenya. Kathy loves children, sharing the Word, and teaching through story and song. She also enjoys keeping up with her seven grown children and ten growing grandchildren.



adam cole

Adam Cole, Field Consultant

Adam graduated from Bryn Athyn College and has lived in Africa for the past three years. He first came to Kenya in 2010 and volunteered at the former Riounde orphanage. In 2011 he started working as a refugee caseworker for Resettlement Support Center Africa. Since then, Adam has traveled across the African continent interviewing refugees for the United States Refugee Admissions Program. Adam enjoys traveling, living abroad, and studying languages.



John Wille, Oversight Officer


Heather Ludwig, Volunteer Coordinator