Bill & Danece Stapleton have been involved in the ministry of New International in various capacities since 2003. Together, their ministry, The Banyan Group, comprises Counseling, Coaching, and Consulting. Bill has served on the New International Board of Directors since 2007 and also as Pacific & Asia Region Director from 2010 - 2013. Now, as Sr. Consultant to International Operations for Special Projects, Bill has been tasked with developing Risk Management and Crisis Response Protocols, assembling a Crisis Response Team, and helping International Operations better serve and protect New International workers worldwide. Danece's degree in Social Work and her status as LCSW gives this new challenge an Aftercare Counseling component to the protocols, aimed at restoration and healing in the wake of a crisis event.