Finance & Operations

We have an amazing team that works behind the scenes making sure Converge's national ministries have what they need to help start and strengthen churches and send missionaries together worldwide. Our team also manages the Converge Retirement Plan and the Converge Cornerstone Fund. Our seasoned professionals can assist with your church loan or personal investment opportunities.

Scott Ridout


Retirement Plan
  • Barb Wright
    Plan Assistant

Cornerstone Fund
  • Kristen Skrzypcynski
    Loan Funding Associate
  • Kirk Tate
    Associate Director Church Lending
  • Paul Kruit
    Vice President of Operations
  • Daniel Patterson
    Marketing Associate
  • Matthew LoGalbo
    Loan Closing Specialist

  • Wanessa De Mesquita
    Accounting Assistant
  • Jennifer LaGalbo
    Accounts Receivable
  • Donna Tafat
    Accounts Receivable
  • Marcella Guzman
    Accounts Payable

The more I talk to younger planters across differing ethnicities, diversity is a growing desire. And in many of these contexts it’s becoming reality.

George Bedlion, Lead pastor