About Nelson, Derek & Lauren
Derek spent the first year out of high school in Argentina. Lauren spent a semester in Mexico during her college years. They were both transformed by their experiences abroad. Thus, after several years of college, getting married, two sales careers, and a couple beautiful children later, Derek and Lauren have joined the Global Year team. They have been serving in Cape Verde, Africa for the last two years equipping and discipling students while reaching Cape Verde with the Gospel!