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Board Members

"Where there is no guidance the people fall, But, in abundance of counselors there is victory" Proverbs 11:14


Dale Marcum President of FOV joined the board in 2007 and stepped up to the role of president in 2009.

Janice Marcum Board Chairman joined the board in 2007 as Treasurer. In 2009 she took on the role of Chairman.

The Marcums follow God’s lead to share the Gospel of Christ. Since joining Fruit of the Vine Ministries they have served alongside partners in Russia, Ukraine, Hungary, Greece, Sweden, and Kenya.

Diane Hostetler

Diane HostetlerSecretary, joined the FOV board in 2007.  She has participated in three trips to Phillipi,  West Virginia where we partner with Appalachian Care Ministy.  In 2018 she was the team leader.

Debra Niswander Child Sponsor Coordinator, joined the board in 2009. She participated in three trips to Kenya.  In 2018 Debra took on the board role of Child Sponsor Coordinator and established a sponsorship program. through FOV, for the students of Echoes of Mercy school. She is also the author of the devotional “A Glimpse of God”.

Pastor Mark Drinkall Spiritual Director, joined the board in 2018. He is the pastor at Emmanuel Evangelical Church in Petoskey, Mi. In 2017 he participated in a mission trip to Nicaragua with his church. In the future he plans to also travel with FOV.

Jarod Niswander  joined the board in 2018. He traveled with FOV to Kenya in 2016. He is making plans for a return trip soon. Jarod is also the leader of Wildfire Ministries in Charlevoix. His gift of photography and technology will be a great addition to our board.

Monica Lievsay joined the board in 2018. She participated in our Homeless to Hungary backpack project in 2009. In 2019 she will represent FOV as a teamleader. Monica will take two teams to Hungary to participate in summer camps with orphans.