Kathy has developed and created a personal growth curriculum and training program entitled ‘Knowing Love Works’, which focuses on using love and not fear as the motivation for our lives in both personal and professional settings. She lifts her audiences to new levels of awareness and empowerment. The range and impact of her speaking engagements have included presenting to the United Nations on the role of women as agents for social change, to training corporations on the power of love and kindness, to training Ugandan community leaders how to mobilize the power of their communities, and to many additional groups and organizations. Kathy is a popular speaker at BYU’s Education Week, where she has taught for the last 15 years. She is a mother of five children and grandmother of thirteen.
Founder & CEO
Josephine is the heart and soul of Mothers Without Borders. We would not be where we are today without her vision and wisdom. She is one of those people you meet and you know your life will never be the same. Jo, as we affectionately call her, is one of the strongest, most powerful, most compassionate individuals the world has ever known. We are grateful to know that there are people like Jo in the world. We are beyond blessed to have her with us.
Zambian Country Director
Tanner’s passion for the mission of MWB and his creative problem solving have been a catalyst to increasing our impact with our programs and their expansion. Tanner’s love and appreciation for the community of donors which makes our work possible is contagious. He is always excited to build team and unity and is especially passionate about mentoring our college interns. Tanner’s can-do attitude and enthusiasm brighten the environment even when solving difficult problems. Tanner finds great satisfaction in knowing that his work makes it possible for Josephine and the Zambian team to spread hope and put love to work and change lives, one at a time.
Chief Operating Officer
Jess hails from Australia and studied Law and Law Commerce at Central Queensland University. In 2012 she moved to the United States and began working in the Property Management industry assisting with Leasing and Marketing. Jess quickly advanced in her career and moved to Manhattan, NYC to further her career in Marketing, working as the Director of Marketing at Beam Living (a Blackstone Portfolio Company). Other key positions held by Jess include VP of Marketing and Communications for North America at Atalian Global Services. This position enabled Jess to work with an international team and was an integral part of her professional growth. Jess holds her PCM (Professional Certified Marketer) accreditation through the American Marketing Association and hopes to complete her CORE classes (professional certificate) through Harvard Business School in the next 2 years.
In her spare time Jess likes to spend time with her husband and their four children. She loves to travel and is keen to partake in any activity that could be described as adventurous.
Director of Resource Development
Director of Expeditions
United States Staff
Board of Directors