Staff & Board of Directors

Our Staff

James W. Goll
James W. GollPresident & Founder
James writes, speaks, records and continues to have God Encounters. He is goofy and fun—and he is also an amazing and generous boss!
Katie Sarvak
Katie SarvakAdministrative Assistant
Katie Sarvak coordinates James’ ministry schedule and manages the resources in the store.
Diana Kay Fee
Diana Kay FeeFinance Administrator
Kay handles all things finance, has an infectious laugh, and prays as if the world depended on it. We all know it does.
Jeffrey Thompson
Jeffrey ThompsonProject Manager
Jeffrey troubleshoots, edits, organizes and manages various GEM projects and publications.
Don Clark
Don ClarkIT Director
Don can solve every IT problem we throw at him and continually thinks up new ways to keep us cutting edge. He digs God stuff.
Rachel Tucker
Rachel TuckerPublic Relations Director
Rachel manages the God Encounters Today podcast, social media and new product releases. She loves to sing, write and go on adventures with her family.
Jonathan Thompson
Jonathan ThompsonProject Assistant
Jonathan films and edits James’ classes. He also handles customer support, getting a thrill out of helping our customers.
Justin Zaiontz
Justin ZaiontzFinance Assistant
Justin takes care of our accounts receiving and helps Kay to stay sane. He is an even-keeled guy, a great listener and loves all things fitness!

Our Board of Directors

Dr. James W. Goll
President & Founder of God Encounters

Dr. James W. Goll has shared the gospel of Jesus in more than 50 nations worldwide teaching and imparting the power of intercession, prophetic ministry, and life in the Spirit. James is the author of numerous books including The Seer, Prayer Storm, The Lifestyle of a Prophet and Praying for Israel’s Destiny. James and Michal Ann were married for 32 years before her graduation to heaven in the fall of 2008. James has four adult married children and a number of grandchildren. James continues make his home in Franklin, TN.

Dr. Bill Greenman
Vice President

Dr. Bill Greenman is an ordained minister with over 37 years of experience as an associate pastor, evangelist, teacher, and counselor, and is the founder and president of Purpose International Ministries. He is also a successful businessman whose career has included startups, network marketing, publishing, corporate administration, and major event production. Bill has traveled internationally as a conference speaker and coach in both Christian and business circles. He was a professional trapeze artist and acrobat who then created his own circus – Circus Alleluia – which he led for 12 years as an evangelistic outreach. Bill has authored multiple books and training materials that have been used by churches and ministry schools in dozens of countries for 3 decades to teach people how to find their personal purpose and fulfill their destinies in God’s Kingdom. He is also the Chairman of the Board of a CBO in Kenya, Africa that works directly with the government, educational, business, and religious sectors of that nation.

Mark Roye
Secretary

Mark and Susie Roye are the founding directors of Somebody Cares San Antonio, and BloodnFire San Antonio. Mark and Susie are devoted to compassion ministry and faith based social services fulltime, and have been in full-time ministry for 35 years. Both are ordained ministers, and certified Red Cross Chaplains. They network, collaborate, and partner with the God Encounters Ministries in Nashville, TN, founded by James Goll, Somebody Cares International, Houston, Texas founded by Doug Stringer, and Freedom’s Promise, Nashville, TN. They also have extensive experience in disaster relief and delivering humanitarian aid domestically and abroad.

Dr. Elizabeth (Beth) Alves
Director

Dr. Elizabeth (Beth) Alves, Founder of Increase International, is motivated by an unquenchable passion for God, and has invested her life in teaching believers how to hear His voice and how to prophesy in His name. She has been involved in working with business and governments since the early ’80s. Beth has ministered globally, speaking and prophesying at schools, seminaries and conferences. Her books include Becoming The Mighty Warrior: A Guide to Effective Prayer, which has become a classic and is still in first place of prayer for Regal Publishing. Beth has taught at Christ for the Nations. She is a member of the Apostolic Council of Prophetic Elders (ACPE), and the prophetic and apostolic roundtables headed by MorningStar Ministries. She completed a fourteen-year term on the International Board of Directors for Aglow International. She currently resides in Texas.

Steven Springer
Director

Steven and Rene Springer are the Founders and Senior Leaders of Global Presence Ministries, headquartered in Madison, WI, with a Transformation Center in Ghana, Africa.  The Springers provide apostolic oversight to churches and ministries in the USA and Ghana, which are part of the Global Presence Apostolic Network (GPAN).  They are given to the vision of  “Bringing God’s Presence, Advancing His Kingdom, Transforming Nations.”

Advisors

Diana Kay Fee
Diana Kay Fee
Jeffrey Thompson
Jeffrey Thompson
Jon Hamill
Jon Hamill
Mary Jean (Bunny) Warlen
Mary Jean (Bunny) Warlen

Our Consultants

Dr. Ché Ahn
Dr. Ché AhnFounder of Harvest International Ministries
Dr. Don Finto
Dr. Don FintoFounder of Caleb Company
Dr. Mahesh Chavda
Dr. Mahesh ChavdaCo-founder of All Nations Church
Dr. Ed Silvoso
Dr. Ed SilvosoFounder and president of Harvest Evangelism