Our team is helping Canadian churches influence their communities through the gospel.

Our Staff

Andrew Lamme

Send Network Canada Director
Andrew leads a national team of church planting catalysts & city missionaries who are responsible for helping local churches discover, develop, and deploy church planters from sea to sea to sea across Canada. Andrew and his wife live in the Greater Toronto area. They have three children and enjoy any activity that is outdoors.

Peter Blackaby

Send City Missionary for Vancouver
Peter helps local churches start new CNBC churches and mobilizes churches from outside Greater Vancouver & Victoria to partner with area church plants. He also helps support the ministry of NAMB Canada in Western Canada. Peter has served on staff at a local church in Calgary & in a national staff position with the Canadian National Baptist Convention, and a national staff position with NAMB Canada based in Ontario before moving into his current role. He was born and raised in Vancouver, BC where he and his wife now live and serve.

Bob Shelton

Send City Missionary for Calgary

Brett Porter

Send City Missionary for Toronto
Brett works with local churches to plant CNBC churches, oversee the structures and systems of the Send Network across Toronto and mobilize churches to partner together with new church plants. In addition to his role as Send City missionary, Brett and his family serve at The Hamilton Fellowships. Brett is married with two children.

David Pothier

Send City Missionary for Montreal

Nathan Vedoya

Send City Missionary for Edmonton
Born and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Nate has been part of church planting as far back as he can remember. Over the years, Nate and his wife, Adele (Deen-Deen), have been involved in multiple ethnic church plants as well as community-focused church planting. Nate and his family planted Church in the Valley in the Spring of 2015, intentionally adopting a bi-vocational approach. Nate became Send City missionary for Edmonton in March 2018 and desires to see a multiplying movement of all kind of churches for all kinds of people”

Our Board

The following people serve on NAMB Canada’s Board of Directors:

Paul Johnson

Team Leader, Canadian National Baptist Convention

Jason McGibbon

Pastor, The Hamilton Fellowships

Doug Dieterly

Attorney/Partner, Barnes & Thornburg LLP

Kevin Ezell

President, North American Mission Board

Gerry Taillon

National Ministry Leader, Canadian National Baptist Convention