David Lippiatt is the founder and director of WE International. A graduate of the University of Wisconsin, he also studied foreign policy at Oxford University. He has had a heart for the nations for the last 20 years having mobilized more than 1,000 people to work globally. He speaks nationally on the issues of poverty, injustice and economic/community development. He recently served on the board of Teachers for Africa. His faith, heart of compassion and desire for justice is the driving force behind what causes him to respond to the overwhelming amount of global poverty and injustice issues affecting women, children and men in less developed countries.