Born and raised in Latin America, with 17 years service in that arena, Dr. Bill Taylor (ThM, DTS; PhD, University of Texas) is Senior Mentor of the Missions Commission of the World Evangelical Alliance. He is also president of TaylorGlobalConsult. Bill has served the missionary movement for 50 years in several capacities: teaching, leadership development, church planting, global networking, consulting and mentoring, writing and speaking. He married Yvonne, a native Texan, in 1967. Together they have three children born in Guatemala, and seven grandchildren.