The Rev. Frederick Vanderwerf graduated in 1992 from North Central College. He earned his M.Div. degree from Asbury Theological Seminary and served as a teaching assistant in the school's E. Stanley Jones School of World Mission. Following his ordination, he and his wife, Stacy Stone Vanderwerf, were commissioned as missionaries assigned to Ukraine. He serves as a church development consultant, specifically university student ministry, based in L'viv. This is a photograph of his commissioning ceremony.