President, East-West Center for MRD

Dr. Steve K Eom

Dr. Steve K. Eom was sent to Ethiopia by GMS in 1994 and was involved in church planting, theological education, and missionary mobilization with SIM. He earned a Doctor of Ministry in Global Ministries and received the 2009 Donald McGavran Award for his dissertation “A Study On Church Planting Among Gumuz People of Ethiopia” from Fuller Graduate School. Dr. Eom specializes in church planting, mission strategies, and career development. He is serving at East-West Center for Missions Research and Development as the president, Asia Missions Association and Asian Society of Missiology as the general secretary. He also is the managing director of the Missionary Career Transition Center in Chiang Mai, Thailand.