Director of Training and Asia Area Director, Christian Veterinary Mission

About Karen

Dr. Karen Stoufer served in Nepal from 1990-2003 in rural community development, animal health training, and women’s empowerment.

Currently, as Director of Training and Asia Area Director, she is based in the Christian Veterinary Mission headquarters in Seattle, Washington, USA. She has taught Christian community development for Perspectives on World Christian Mission and for Northwest University, and enjoys training others in participatory, learner-centered training methods for use in missions.

Session:

The answer is in the room
Tuesday, November 13 Main Ballroom - Crowne Plaza Hotel

One of our most important roles as we work in rural communities is to train others so that knowledge and skills can be effectively passed on and learning continue. Top down, university-style lectures seldom incite passion in the learner in the same way that learner-centered self-discovery can. We will look at several principles to help us design meaningful trainings.

Workshop:

Meet the Speaker
Tuesday, November 13 ECHO Global Farm

This session is devoted to questions and answers from Conference delegates for each speaker.