Jack White

FOCUS missionary to FOCUS missionaries
My name is Jack White and I am the Director of Accounting

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Where I serve

Working at the national office in Denver, I provide support to the mission through various ways. Whether it is reducing administrative burden for an individual missionary, coordinating with other departments to provide outreach events for students, or producing accurate financials which encourage informed decisions, the Accounting department strives to ensure stewardship of benefactor gifts to propel the mission of FOCUS to its full potential.

My Story

Without knowing how I got there (outside the grace of God), my journey to Benedictine College began a deeper understanding of my faith at a time of life that is most crucial for young adults. Consistently challenged by a FOCUS missionary to define what I believe; I can see where Jesus continued to act as the heartbeat in the background of my life. Following graduation, I spent one year volunteering with SOLT at a high school in Belize. Although it was one of the most impactful experiences of my life, I came back home with a transition to accounting. After three years in my role, I came to realize that I wanted to direct my commitment of time and effort towards the ultimate Truth in my faith. I was reminded of that heartbeat that has been an undeniable constant throughout my life and I was led to FOCUS. This is my 4th year serving with FOCUS and I am honored by the mission God has led me to. MariAnna, Maximilian, and I just welcomed a little girl into the family, RoseMarie Bernadette. "Rosie" is beautiful and the love, support, and prayers we have received has been such a blessing; it's great to see Max love his baby sister.

Your Impact

FOCUS continues to fulfill the Great Commission in calling others into relationship with Jesus Christ. In my work, I decrease the administrative burden taken on by missionaries so they can engage more actively on the front line of their battleground. Additionally, I commit myself to stewardship, accountability, and to promote FOCUS’ growth and sustainability. Your partnership with me on this mission equally allows me to dedicate my entirety to the task at hand, serving others and bringing them to Christ. 

Know, Love and Serve God

We encounter God in an intimate relationship through daily prayer, the sacraments and the Scriptures.

Build Virtuous Friendships

By building genuine friendships, we meet students on a deeper level.

Teach Others to Share Christ

We teach students how to share the gospel, who in turn teach other students how to pass it on …