Meet the Team

Website Manager<br><strong>Elisha McFarland</strong>
Website Manager
Elisha McFarland

is a former MK of 16 years in Uganda. He resides in West Virginia and prefers to spend his time drinking coffee, writing, playing basketball, and reading. After graduating from high school, he pursues the calling of the Ministry at Boyce College in a Communications degree. Connect with him at Elisha McFarland or follow him @McFarlandElisha.

Editor<br><strong>Bridget Marshall</strong>
Bridget Marshall

grew up in Kansas, Texas, and Chile and has months of experience living out of a backpack. She’s a reader and writer of historical fiction and a freelance editor. She lives on an island in Southern Chile and enjoys long countryside walks, making music with her family, and cooking dinner on their wood-burning stove.

Designer & Social Media Manager<br><strong>Lisa Elis</strong>
Designer & Social Media Manager
Lisa Elis

is TCKs for Christ’s graphic designer and resident avocado. She’s half European, half Asian, and currently lives in Canada. Enthusiastic about all literary and artistic things, she spends her time blogging, editing, drawing, and expanding her creative horizons. Find her somewhere in the depths of her dragon den.

(She designed TCKs for Christ’s cool stamp logo.)

Staff Writer & Social Media Manager<br><strong>Kristianne Hassman</strong>
Staff Writer & Social Media Manager
Kristianne Hassman

is an MK from South Africa and has called Africa her home for the past 15 years. As a writer, she seeks to use her gifts to encourage other TCKs that they are not alone. Besides writing, she enjoys reading voraciously, playing piano and violin, and helping with her family’s ministry. You can find her on Whimsical Wanderings or Instagram @KristianneJoyWrites.

Staff Writer & Email Manager<br><strong>Sarah Susanna Rhomberg</strong>
Staff Writer & Email Manager
Sarah Susanna Rhomberg

is an MCK from Europe who is fluent in both English and German. She has cried many tears over the question of home, mother tongue, and identity, and wants to use these experiences to encourage others. Aside from writing, she loves reading, butterflies, and sunsets. Sarah wants to live her life for Christ and writes to glorify Him. You can connect with her at Truth & Hope.

Staff Writer<br><strong>Olivia Rooney</strong>
Staff Writer
Olivia Rooney

grew up in America and has lived half of her life in England as an MK. At the age of five she was saved and through the years that have followed, she has strived to seek God’s will in the opportunities He gives. She has a heart for fellow TCKs and writes to express the realities she’s learned from living in another country. As one of the writers for the TCK letters, she desires to share inspiration and encouragement from her own life experiences. She enjoys exploring new places and reading in her spare time.

Staff Writer<br><strong>Joy Adewumi</strong>
Staff Writer
Joy Adewumi

is an avid dreamer, writer, and unapologetic Christian. As her name states, her one purpose in life is to spread joy wherever it is needed. Formerly a PK, she has lived in South Africa as a TCK for most of her life. She enjoys reading, writing, and playing the piano. Connect with her on D’JoyGene or Instagram, @DJoyGene.

Newsletter Manager<br><strong>Chana Noeth</strong>
Newsletter Manager
Chana Noeth

is an MK from America who spent half of her childhood in Indonesia along with her parents and seven younger siblings. She’s passionate about learning new things and seeing the beauty in differences. In her free time she likes to read, play board games, talk, laugh, write poetry, joke, and meet new people. She’s also a student at Moody Bible Institute working towards her bachelor’s in Linguistics and Teaching English. Connect with her social media handle, @Godisgraciousx2.

Administrator<br><strong>Clarissa Choo</strong>
Clarissa Choo

is a vessel used for Christ and desires to encourage TCKs to live victoriously in Him. She’s an ATCK, a former business kid, and has lived in four countries. Besides writing, she loves to wash dishes, chop ingredients into smithereens, and record hymns on her piano. Hop aboard her train at Riding in Truth or @ClarissaChoowriter