About

Roy AndersonRoy Anderson

Co Founder & Managing Director       roya@destinyinc.org.au

Roy was born in Western Australia and was raised in orphanages. He is a qualified Master Butcher, having run his own business and has trained many young people to the top of the trade. In 1976 he married Sue before moving to Adelaide. In their 36 years of marriage, they have 3 children and 5 grandchildren. Roy attended The Adelaide Bible School at the Paradise church for 2 years. He played rugby for over 15 years, and in general loves all types of sport. Roy has an Associate Diploma in Bible Studies and has worked with Teen Challenge for 5 years with people on the streets of Adelaide. He has also studied with Mark Barclay in the U.S.A. for 3 years via video and facilitator. Also facilitating the Turning Point Ministry with Jimmy Ray from U.S.A. Roy has been a Justice of the Peace for 14 years. He has worked helping children, community & families in the Philippines for over 13 years, as well as in India. Australia is a place of great passion for Roy as he constantly encourages young and old alike.

 

Sue Anderson

Sue Anderson

Co Founder & Managing Director       suea@destinyinc.org.au

Born in England. Sue migrated with her family to Australia when she was 12 years old. She married Roy in 1976 and they have 3 children and 5 grandchildren. Sue has worked 8 years for Neways International and is currently a Corporate Events Assistant. She has been a Christian since 1981. Sue has a Diploma in Bible Studies and has studied 3 years with SMTI Mark Barclay. Has also worked with Teen Challenge for 5 years & has worked with street people and run a number of Turning Point courses across South Australia. Sue has also been involved in running Divorce Care Programs. She is a Pastoral Care Pastor with the AOG and she has pioneered 3 playgroups for mothers  with preschool age children and worked in women’s ministry for many years. Over the last 13 years Sue has worked with mothers and their children in the Philippines and is currently involved in Pastoral Care.

 

Mark Bennetts

Mark Bennetts

Treasurer       markb@destinyinc.org.au

Mark was born in Horsham Victoria, having resided mainly in Adelaide as well as Millicent, Melbourne and India. He has a 19 year old daughter and is a keen on sports, particularly Australian Rules Football. He works in the financial industry, currently with Westpac and previously for Commonwealth Bank for 6 years. A Christian since 1997 and has an Associate Diploma in Bible and Christian Ministry. Mark has been an Assistant Pastor with the Assemblies of God Church in Millicent and has also worked with Teen Challenge. Four years were spent with “Youth With A Mission” in Melbourne and Pune, India. He is currently involved in children’s ministry. Mark has been led to help the poor and needy, especially children. He has visited the Philippines and India a number of times, ministering and helping in feeding and education of underprivileged children. Mark has been working alongside Roy and Sue Anderson since 1995.