Ryan Hicks joined One Mission Society in 2013. He works in Every Community for Christ, OMS’ church multiplication catalyst, serving in dual roles. Ryan serves as the church multiplication registry manager. In this role, he works directly with missionary partners worldwide, reporting the work that takes place on each mission field. These reports help track trends and needs for church planting and multiplication. In his role as a church multiplication facilitator in Africa, Ryan and his wife Melinda travel to Africa three to four times per year, to coach, train, pray with, and provide accountability for the national workers in Africa.
Ryan and Melinda are burdened for people groups that have little to no access to biblical teaching.
Ryan has a bachelor’s degree in biblical studies from Indiana Wesleyan University. Melinda has a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from Indiana Wesleyan University.
Ryan and Melinda were married in 2009. They celebrated the birth of their first child, Isaiah Matthew, in September 2014.