Bernardo Magira started out as a member of our board of directors and has grown into the position of National Director of Equip Mozambique. He skillfully handles our Mozambican paperwork, administration, human resources, finances, partnerships, and is a good friend. He and his wife, Delfina, are founders and pastors of an evangelical church called Abundant Life, which has many testimonies of transformed lives. The Magiras have three kids, who are about the same ages as the Reinagels’.
After working a number of years in the banking industry, Bernardo left his lucrative job to have more time to serve God and help his fellow countrymen. Jon shares an office with him and they have many great conversations dreaming about possibilities to bring transformation to Mozambique.
Role on the Board of Directors: Provides guidance and local perspective in casting vision and planning projects, is head administrator of the organization and ensures we conduct all operations legally, and manages and reports on the Mozambican-side finances.