Rev. Stephanie Gottschalk (M.Div. & MTS, 2007) will begin serving as executive director of Bahamas Methodist Habitat, headquartered in Eleuthera, in January 2018. Gottschalk previously served as the Mission and Volunteers in Mission (VIM) coordinator for the Western Pennsylvania Conference since October 2013. Bahamas Methodist Habitat hosts U.S. VIM teams and coordinates the VIM and Disaster Response ministries for all of the Bahamas Methodist Church.