Board Members & Staff
Michael was born and raised in Marietta, Georgia. He graduated from Asbury University in 1984 with a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature. He spent a year as a short-term missionary in Ghana, West Africa from 1984 to 1985. He received his Master of Divinity in Missions and Evangelism from Asbury Theological Seminary in 1989. In 2013 Michael received his Master of Theology in African theology from Akrofi-Christaller Institute of Theology, Mission and Culture from Akropong, Ghana.
Michael is an ordained United Methodist minister in the North Georgia Conference. He has been married to Claire since June of 1986. Michael, his wife Claire and their three children, Anna, Maggie, and Luke, served as missionaries in Ghana with The Mission Society from 1999 to 2010. Upon returning to the United States in 2010, he served as the Senior Director of International Mobilization for The Mission Society for two years. In the Spring of 2013, God led Michael to establish Catalyst For Africa. Michael has traveled extensively throughout the world doing international mission ministry, but his deepest passion is on the continent of Africa.
Catalyst For Africa Board Members
Michael Mozley, President & CEO
Shannon Ryan, Secretary
Richard Wannall, Treasurer
David Bonds, Chairperson
Scott Busby, Legal
Charles Sineath, Senior Spiritual Adviser
Catalyst For Africa Staff
Michael Mozley, Executive Director and Founder
Shannon Ryan, Office Administrator
James Goerke, Administrative Assistant and Social Media Coordinator
Your Donations Matter
Your donations support our operational budget. We partner with over 30 African leaders in 15 countries and provide leadership training, travel, and general support for our African leaders.