e3 Partners is governed by a Board of Directors who provides guidance and oversight. We are managed by a talented Cabinet with decades of experience in ministry, international missions, and business administration.
Board of Directors
Darrell Bevelhymer worked most of his career in the electric power business in the US and UK and in both public and private companies. He is still associated with Tenaska (a privately held independent power producer) as a board member and part owner.
In addition, he is a board member and investor in scientific research and development in the agriculture industry.
He is presently involved in several start-up companies in various disciplines.
In the not-for-profit space, he is the founder and chairman of school children mentoring organization that supplies approximately 400 mentors to public schools usually in underprivileged areas. Also on the board of two international Christian mission organizations.
Mr. Bevelhymer graduated from Oklahoma State University with a degree in electrical engineering and was Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Texas. He is the past chairman of the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) and past president of the congregation of St Paul Lutheran Church in Ft Worth, Texas.
Mr. Bevelhymer is married with three children and eight grandchildren.
President - I Am Second
Casey oversees the strategy and development of I Am Second. Prior to this role, Casey served as the Chief Operating Officer of e3 Partners in Plano and as the Executive Director for e3 Resources in Franklin, TN. His experience includes nearly 20 years in business leadership and operations before joining e3 in 2000.
Casey has been married to his wife, Anne, for nearly 30 years and they live in Nashville, TN. Casey & Anne have three children – Caleb, Jordan, and Hannah.
Chief Missions Officer
Claudia Adame is the Chief Missions Officer of e3 and oversees the implementation of the field ministry with firsthand experience; having led short-term mission teams and doing training in several countries in Africa, Europe and Latin America. Her life verse is Philippians 4:13, “I can do all things in Christ who gives me strength,” and believes that God equips people for the calling he has given them. She leads a highly committed team of Regional and Country Directors that equips and strengthens believers to serve God’s purposes around the world through church planting multiplication. Claudia has been an integral part of e3 Partners since 1997.
Director of Operations & Organizational Development
Ginger provides leadership for all operational departments within e3 Partners with a focus on transformational change. She has a BA from Baylor University and an MBA from SMU. Prior to coming to e3 Partners in January of 2017, Ginger was an independent corporate consultant for 17 years and has 20 years of direct management experience.
There are 2 verses that keep life in perspective:
Proverbs 3:5 “Trust in the Lord with all your heart; and lean not on your own understanding” and
Philippians 4:6-7 “Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; 7 and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.”
Chief Strategy Officer
Jeff served ten years in South Asia where God granted his family the privilege to see the first believers come to Christ of a people group who was unreached and unengaged. He served as a trainer to church planters and a Player Coach to both company and national Strategy Coordinators. He joined e3 Partners in 2013 as the US Director of Strategy with the vision to target the 50 largest, most diverse cities in the US with a strategy to multiply disciples and churches using the 4 Fields strategy. Currently, Jeff is the Chief Field Strategy Officer with a vision to train and equip believers worldwide to multiply disciples and churches.
Jeff and his wife, Angie, have been married for 26 years. They have 3 adult children, plus one son-in-law.
Vice President, Donor Engagement
Jennie Kesler serves as VP of Donor Engagement for e3 Partners. She provides strategic direction and leadership of development including funding campaigns, annual fund, Foundations, donor relations, direct response, integrated marketing and events.
Jennie has 25+ years leadership experience in non-profit development, project management, supply chain and global sourcing.
Director of Human Resources
Pam Anderson serves as the ministry’s Human Resources Director leading the Human Resources team in the on-boarding of new staff, performance management, employee relations, employee benefits and staff support raising strategies. Her experience prior to joining e3 Partners in May 2013 includes 30 years in various Human Resources and leadership roles in the corporate business sector in Richardson, TX. She is a graduate of the University of Texas at Dallas. Pam and her husband Dave reside in Wylie, TX.
Middle East - Central Asia
Alan and Marlo Mitchell