Jon Konnerup | Mission Director
Jon Konnerup was born in Ethiopia. His parents, Richard & Jeannine Konnerup, were missionaries in Ethiopia and then in Kenya. Jon is a graduate of Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia. In 1986 he began his internship at Heritage Baptist Church in Georgetown, Texas. Jon and Pam were approved as BBFI missionaries in May 1987 to Kenya. The Konnerups served in Kenya until he became an Associate Mission Director for the Baptist Bible Fellowship International in July 1998. He was appointed Mission Director in May 2005. His responsibilities include working with nearly 4,000 pastors in the United States, 800 missionaries in 94 countries, and overseeing a staff of 20 at the Mission Office in Springfield, Missouri.