Jonanne Manogue- President

Jonanne Manogue is our newly appointed President.  She attended Bethel College with interest in missions and physical education.  From there, Jonanne attended the University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse, Whitewater and Madision.  She has a M.S. degree in Secondary Learning Disabilities and has completed her coursework for her Ph.D. in Kinesiology, Motor Development.

Jonanne served as the children's pastor at a large church in Wisconsin for many years and she teaches adult students at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.  She also heads up our Selection committee, processing our potential team members applications. 

Peter Bales- Vice President of the Board and Founder

Peter Bales is our founding member.  His business and heart for the Lord was the catalyst for Tychicus Ministries. 


In 2009 Peter and his wife Janet, explored the idea more aggressively of “serving those who serve” and took their first trip to Haiti.  There they visited some long time friends and missionaries with World Team.  The trip was a welcomed retreat to both.  Tychicus Ministries was formed.

Mary Long-Shadel-Treasurer

Mary has been a supporter of Tychicus long before she became a board member.  Her passion for service and missions is deep.  Mary is a prominent business woman in the community she lives.  As a business woman and  property manager she has learned to manage risk and investment.  She brings common sense to the table and a heart for service. 

Shelley Johnson- Secretary

Shelley Johnson taught computer, Ancient History and Science at a large Christian School in Madison Wisconsin for many years.  She has served on our teams leading in break-out groups for the youth and children to spread their wings in multi-media. 

Shelley is a small business owner with a heart for missions and the TCK. 

Chuck Sutton- Board Member

Chuck Sutton has been a vital part of our ministry formation since its inception.  He served as an adviser as we began to form policies and procedures. 

He brings years of experience in ministry to missionaries. He has served as member care director, then worked in training and currently serve in global research and coaching. 

Nancy Loomis- Board Member

Nancy Loomis joined the Tychicus board in 2013.  She has a bachelors in Marketing from Ohio State in 1989 and a MBA from Indiana University in 1994.  As a mother of three and a wife of a Medical Executive she has mostly been a professional volunteer working for schools, churches and other community organizations that need my help with fundraising, marketing or communications. 

Michael Powers-Board Member

Mike is the newest to the Tychicus board.  He is a youth pastor and has served on many of the Tychicus teams.  He has a first hand view of the need for membercare and a passion for training youth in the ways of God.