President and CEO
Dr. Paul Whisnant is the founder and CEO of International Servants. Born in the United States, Paul lived for many years in the jungles of Central America, where he served as a missionary and witnessed poverty first-hand.
Paul is driven by his love for Jesus and desire to help children living in poverty. He has started or helped build 54 Churches. His own experience with poverty, hunger, malaria and dengue has led him to start a feeding program for hungry children and medical clinics for the poor.
MEET DR. PAUL WHISNANT.
Dr. Paul Whisnant
Since moving to Belize in 1990, Paul has helped thousands of children overcome poverty & started 54 Churches in Belize.
This is the leaf & stick hut where Paul lived when he first moved to the jungle with no electricity, running water, nor bathroom.
Baptizing a new believer in a jungle river with crocodiles nearby, which is why Paul is wearing a big knife on his belt.
His wife Amanda is a Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, and serves as our Belize Medical Director.
United States Embassy
"There's no other person in the non-profit, faith community that comes close to the scope of the kind of work Dr. Paul Whisnant is doing here with feeding programs for hungry children living in poverty, medical clinics, Churches, and more."
"From his early days humbly living in a leaf and stick hut, to the present day as the leader of the largest and most well-respected Missions in Belize, I've seen how Dr. Paul Whisnant has faithfully served thousands of needy children and families."
Dr. Steve Stewart
"Our Church chose to support International Servants and Dr. Paul Whisnant because this was the best place to invest our Mission dollars. And each time I go, I see how carefully our funds are being used to do the most for the children of Belize."
Rev. Jerry Adair
Trinity Baptist Church