Lindsey and Brandon Shaffer are serving in Columbia, where Lindsey has been appointed by NAMB as an evangelism specialist. Prior to her new assignment, she served as a pre-K teacher at the Raleigh Rescue Mission in Raleigh, N.C.
Lindsey holds B.A. and M.A. degrees in education from the University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla., and a M.A. degree in Christian ministry from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, Wake Forest, N.C.
Also appointed to serve in Columbia is Justin Woods, who will work as a local collegiate evangelism missionary. Prior to his new post, Justin served as assistant director of admissions at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, Texas.
He holds a B.A. degree in English/communication from Texas A & M University, College Station, Texas, and a M. Div. degree in Bible and a M.T. degree in pastoral ministries from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, Texas.
Woods and his wife, Tera, are the parents of a daughter, Anna. Tera holds a B.S. degree in applied mathematics from Texas A & M.