1995 1997 Phil & Shannon served in Niger, West Africa with SIM at Sahel Academy ( mission school) . Phil as construction coordinator, Shannon as 5/6 grade teacher and personnel coordinator.
1999-2000 Phil & Shannon moved to Quebec City, Quebec Canada to study French in preparation for a return to Niger.
2001 2003 Phil & Shannon returned to Niger with
Noah and Micah.
Together Phil & Shannon hosted one short term team that served at children's program for the Niger Christian Life Conference.
2003-2005 Phil continued to serve as project manager and took on the role of Construction Consultant , building & remodeling missionary housing. And Advisor for CSEN orphanage. Shannon served at Spiritual Life Conference Coordinator. Together they hosted 2 short term teams serving in computers, construction & children's conference program.
2005-2007 Manger/ Hostess for SIM Retirement village in Carlsbad, CA.