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International Council

The International Council consists of 29 members. The majority are local church leaders living in the Middle East and North Africa. The Council sets the goals and core policies of SAT-7.

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Archbishop Angaelos

(Chair)

Coptic Orthodox Church, UK

Member of the International Executive Board

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Archbishop Paul Sayah

(Deputy Chair)

Maronite Patriarchate, Lebanon

Member of the International Executive Board

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Roy Kemp

(Treasurer)

Chair SAT-7 UK Board

Member of the International Executive Board

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Dr Terence Ascott

(Secretary)

SAT-7 Founder and President

Member of the International Executive Board

Metropolitan Marcos

(Voting Member)

Coptic Orthodox Diocese of Shoubra El Kheima, Cairo

Member of the International Executive Board

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Archbishop Sebouh Sarkissian

(Voting Member)

Armenian Orthodox Archbishop of Tehran, Iran

"Dr Ziya"

(Voting Member)

Turkish Academic and Writer

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Tamar Karasu

(Secretary)

Chair, SAT-7 TÜRK Board

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Dr Mike Bassous

(Voting Member)

Representing The United Bible Society

Rev Hany Boghossian

(Voting Member)

Chair, SAT-7 Canada Board

Fouad Youssef

Chair, SAT-7 Egypt Board

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Rev Timo Reuhkala

Representing SAT-7 Europe Board

Erik Johansson

(Voting Member)

Chair, SAT-7 Partnership Council

Member of the International Executive Board

Kurt Buchholz

(Voting Member)

Representing the SAT-7 Partners

Helen Richard

(Voting Member)

Representing the SAT-7 Partners

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Peter B. Schulze

(Voting Member)

Chair, SAT-7 USA Board

Member of the International Executive Board

Dimitri Khodr

(Voting Member)

Television professional, Lebanon

Dr Souraya Bechealany

(Voting Member)

MECC General Secretary

Rev Fayez Ishak Youssef

(Voting Member)

Itinerant Minister in the Arab world

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Mansour Borji

(Voting Member)

Chair, SAT-7 PARS Board

Rev Dr Rudi Zimmer

(Voting Member)

Chair, SAT-7 Brazil Board

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Archbishop Youssef Soueif

(Voting Member)

Maronite Church, Cyprus

Dr Martin Accad

(Voting Member)

Theologian and Academic

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Rita Elmounayer

(Ex-Officio Member)

Chief Executive Director (CEO)

Member of the International Executive Board

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David Middleton

(Ex-Officio Member)

Chief Development Officer (CDO)

Member of the International Executive Board

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Olga Messios

(Ex-Officio Member)

Human Resources Director

Member of the International Executive Board

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Panayiotis Keenan

(Ex-Officio Member)

Executive Director, SAT-7 PARS

Member of the International Executive Board

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Melih Ekener

(Ex-Officio Member)

Executive Director for SAT-7 TÜRK

Member of the International Executive Board

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Michael Helmy

(Ex-Officio Member)

Executive Director, SAT-7 Arabic Channels

Member of the International Executive Board