Our staff work in a variety of roles to see the vision of the The Traveling Team come together.


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Claude Hickman
Executive director

Claude is a graduate of Dallas Theological Seminary and the author of Live Life On Purpose.

About Claude


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Dr. Todd Ahrend
International Director & Founder

Todd has exposure in over sixty countries and is the author of In This Generation and The Abrahamic Revolution.

About Todd


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Sean & Meredith Cooper
MiniStry AdVancement

Sean and Meredith have spent the last six years traveling 49 states casting mission vision with Traveling Team. 

About Sean


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HUDSON & JESSIE
DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS 

Hudson and Jessie are another one of our couples that have spent 6+ years traveling and mobilizing with The Traveling Team and Hudson now serves as our Director of Operations and Projects and continues to speak around the country.


TANNER & AMBER
TEAM LEADERs

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Tanner is a gifted speaker with a passion for the Arabic-speaking world. Amber graduated from Biola as one of the most influential mission leaders. Together Tanner and Amber hope to mobilize thousands of students to the world.  

JAKE
TEAM LEADER

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Jake has been a leader at a stateside summer discipleship program, and spent the summer of 2014 in India. Jake wants to see all the nations reached in this generation.

WES & NATALIE
TEAM LEADERS

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Wes and Natalie have graduated from Illinois State Univ and Univ of Central Oklahoma. Together they desire to mobilize university students to mission and play a part in reaching the world.

NATALIE
TRAVELER

Natalie is a recent graduate from OSU where she has been involved in a student ministry for the last four years. She is stoked to spend the next few years recruiting other college students to be a part of fulfilling the great commission with her, and her dream is to be overseas in the next four years! 

DAVID
TRAVELER

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David graduated from the Univ. of Arkansas where he gained a passion for discipleship, evangelism and mission. He has experience in India and a desire to mobilize students into reaching the nations.

TIMERA
TRAVELER

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Timera studied at Kansas State Univ. where she was a leader in her campus ministry, she took the Perspectives course and then attended two summer discipleship projects and gained a vision for missions and a heart for the unreached peoples of the world.

Taylor
TRAVELER

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Taylor is an alumni of Kansas State Univ. and has experience in India along with previous work in campus ministry.  Taylor desires to continue working with students, mobilizing many to reach the nations.

BRYAN & IVY
TRAVELERS

Bryan and Ivy are graduates of California Baptist University, recently married, and will be joining our teams until they launch overseas where they desire to work among the unreached within the next five years. 

SPENCER & SARA
TRAVELERS

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Spencer and Sara are both graduates of Kansas State University and attended IT Summer Project as leaders. Spencer and Sara have served with The Traveling Team for several years and personally connected hundreds of students with God's global purpose.

DYLAN
TRAVELER

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Dylan has a dynamic personality and a passion to see university students mobilized to the world.  Dylan has served as a leader at the IT Summer Project for several years and comes to us as a graduate of Illinois State. 

 
 

CARRIE
OFFICE STAFF

Carrie joined staff from Ohio U in 2012 after God opened her eyes to His plan to reach the world. She traveled from 2012-2015 and transitioned into office staff in 2016 and excels at all we give her to do.


SARAH
OFFICE STAFF

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Sarah is a veteran in our office and has been responsible for getting The Traveling Team into hundreds of campuses from coast to coast. A trip to India in 2011 opened her eyes to the needs of the world and she has never been the same.

 

EVAN
CFO

Evan is excited about the opportunity God has given him to use his degree to bring glory to God and serve the Traveling Team staff.

ANDREW & ABBIE
FOLLOW-UP

Andrew has been one of our team speakers and leaders for years before marrying Abbie in 2017.  Abbie also traveled 2010-2013, spent a year in Bosnia with Cru before returning to staff in 2014. Together they serve from our offices in special projects to mobilize. 

 

CALLIE
CREATIVE 

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Callie is a graduate of Kansas State University, and through her campus ministry gained a heart for the world.  She will create and publish a catalogue of new resources in both video and print.

 

NO GREAT VISION HAPPENS ALONE

Behind every member of our staff, investing their lives into the vision of The Traveling Team, there are hundreds of supporters investing generously to fund them.