The team members below are key points of contact for the services we provide. Our team of approximately 46 is proud of our Christian workplace, which is made up of people of many different nationalities and denominations working together to serve God and reach the people of South Sudan.

Bastiaan de Waal

Country Director

Bastiaan de Waal began as Country Director for MAF South Sudan in July 2012 following three years as MAF Madagascar’s Country Director.

John Chol

Ground Operations Coordinator

John joined the MAF South Sudan Team early 2016 and heads up our ground operations.

Felix Emmanuel

Freight Dispatch Officer

Felix heads up our freight dispatch section.  If you are sending cargo, then Felix will most likely be the one to help you.  Felix can advise you on how to package items and answer any questions concerning dangerous cargo limitations.

Elger Nieuwenhuis

Finance Team

Elger and the finance team are passionate to ensure there is transparency and a quality service to all our customers, because they and their work is important to us and God.

Stephen Kempsell

Deputy Operations Manager

Stephen is currently the acting Operations Manager.  Stephen has been with with MAF South Sudan since 2012. Stephen’s passion is training and equipping our national staff.

Karyn Ball

Communications Officer

Karyn is our communications officer.  Karyn helps to keep our partners and supporters informed about what is happening on the ground and in the air!  Karyn will probably be the one taking your photo and asking you questions – so don’t be shy.

Kiir Dau, Charles Pitia, and Molony James

Flight Bookings Officers

Contact Kiir Dau, Charles Pitia or Molony James for chartering flights or booking a seat on one of our shuttle flights.

Alex Kelopa

Check-in Team Leader

When you arrive for check in Alex and the check-in team will be there to help you weigh your bags and give you your ticket.