South East Asia Mission Teams was incorporated in the
Philippines in 2000 as a non-stock (not for profit) corporation,
SEC # A200001063. The board of directors of SEAMIST is made up
of the following eleven persons, as of March, 2012: Chairman of
the Board Pastor Romeo Villarta, General Director David
Wineinger, Secretary Grace Villarta, Treasurer Polly Wineinger,
SEAMIST Founders Richard and June Bartz, and Directors Dr. Fred
Garcis, Pastor Noel Dungog, Sister Penny Arriola, Pastor Joe
Remeticado, and Pastor Israel Bihag.
Board Of Directors
Director: Rev. David Wineinger
is blessed to have Rev. David Wineinger as our General
Director. Brother Dave brings more than 30 years
of ministry experience to SEAMIST. As a pastor and
as a missionary in Africa, he found the faithfulness and
power of the LORD to be enough to sustain him and his
family in every circumstance.
Brother Dave is a senior
missionary sent by
Indigenous Missions in Texas, USA. He came to
Cebu Philippines to work with SEAMIST in 2007 where he
has faithfully served as a trainor and leader while
assisting with church planting, especially among the
Aeta tribals in Negros Oriental. He is available
to speak at conferences and seminars in the Philippines
and especially likes to share about how to be blessed!
Dave and his wife Polly
have three children, all married, and five
grand-children. You can contact him anytime using
the SEAMIST contact form.
SEAMIST Founders: Richard and June Bartz
SEAMIST Founders Richard and June Bartz came to Asia in
1991. They served in the Philippines for two years
and then in Indonesia. In 2001, they returned to
Cebu to establish and develop SEAMIST. Currently
they are our Field Directors.
Always emphasizing church planting and contextual
ministry, they have started churches and trained workers
for several South East Asian cultures. Together
they founded SEAMIST with the vision of planting
churches among the least reached people in South East
Asia. Richard served as the General Director of
SEAMIST from 2000 until 2012.
In their role as Field Directors they are responsible
for developing field ministry and taking care of worker
needs as well as visiting and training them on the
Richard and June have four living children and nine
grand-children. They can be reached anytime using
the SEAMIST contact form.
The training center and offices
are located in Cebu, Philippines in LapuLapu City. On-going
pre-field training is conducted as often as necessary. The Board
of Directors is happy to introduce to you the staff that works
to see our vision and mission accomplished.
Office Staff and Chuch Planters Eliezer and Ginalyn
Capablanca. Contact them!
Office Staff and Missionary Trainees Elaiza Rondina and
Syrabie Lastomen. Contact
Syrabie with an email!