Robert Carrillo Named as CEO
HOPE worldwide announced today the appointment of Robert Carrillo as Chief Executive Officer, effective October 1, 2015. Robert, who currently serves as the Lead Evangelist of the San Diego Church of Christ, will succeed Randy Jordan, who has served as HOPE worldwide’s CEO since 2008. Robert was selected as CEO after a succession process of more than one year led by the HOPE worldwide Board of Directors.
“On behalf of the Board of Directors, I would like to congratulate Robert Carrillo on this appointment. Robert is a proven leader in both the church and secular sectors and has actively served and promoted a strong conviction about helping people in need. He has been an advocate for HOPE worldwide’s work since the early 1990s,” said Jeffrey Jones of Chicago, Co-Chair of the HOPE worldwide Board of Directors. Co-Chair, Alex Hunter of Atlanta, added, “Robert has been a visionary about the role of the church in serving the poor locally and globally as is demonstrated through his founding of the Mission Center of HOPE as a ministry of the San Diego Church of Christ. He comes to us with the highest commendation of those who know him best and the leadership of churches around the world. We are excited to see where Robert will help take HOPE worldwide through his leadership and heart for service.”
Randy Jordan, HOPE worldwide’s current CEO said, “After having the privilege of serving the poor through HOPE worldwide for the past 19 years, my prayer has been that my successor would be a leader full of faith about our serving ministry and full of compassion for those in need. In Robert Carrillo, we have found such a person and I have complete confidence in HOPE worldwide’s future under his leadership.”
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