Anne Gonzalez serves in the Office of International Mission as Manager of Short-Term Training and Engagement. She received her Director of Christian Education certification from Concordia University, St. Paul, St. Paul, Minn. in 2005, following an extended internship in Taiwan. She served in her first call to Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, Onalaska, Wis. from 2005–2016, where she led youth ministry, young adult ministry and Christian education. Anne and her husband Chris met in Greek class at Concordia, St. Paul. They have been married since 2005 and are blessed with two children.