Get to know Merisa MacInnes
Merisa MacInnes has worked in the Christian charity sector for over 30 years in marketing and communications. She began her career with World Vision, a global NGO focussed on child and community development and has travelled widely in Africa and Asia.
Merisa also has also been employed as Youth for Christ’s Director of Marketing and Communications and has been undertaking varied freelance Christian charity work for many years. She has worked in recent years globally in radio with Feba Radio and Trans World Radio (TWR). This included filming and interviewing people living in remote communities to highlight the importance of radio into forgotten, dangerous places.
Merisa is a trustee of SOMA UK (an Anglican mission organisation), an Associate of the Christian Distinctives Trust, and member of the Lords and Commons Family and Child Protection Group. She regularly helps charities with their PR and media communications. She has a particular passion for developing leaders, and ministry with women and children in poor parts of the world. Merisa is divorced, but to her surprise now engaged to be married again. She has two grown up sons, Angus and Miles, and she would love a pet parrot