Our Staff

Daniel Horne

Executive Director

Daniel is a passionate leader who loves Jesus, discipleship and creating relationships. He and his wife Jennifer have three daughters: Mara, Olivia and Ella. He has a background in Fundraising as Director of Partnership Development for Mennonite Church Canada, and Gift Planning Consultant for Abundance Canada. He has worked in Recruitment and Admissions for both Canadian Mennonite University and Providence Theological Seminary, and he has served as Associate Pastor at Niverville Mennonite Church. He loves to volunteer and is a volunteer Emergency Medical Responder, is the Co-Chair of Mennonite Disaster Service, and is a member of the Niverville Fair Committee. We are excited for how God will use his passions and gifts to grow the ministry of Living Bible Explorers.  CONTACT DANIEL


Jo-Anne Scott

Office Coordinator

Jo-Anne started volunteering at LBE 23 years ago. Jo-Anne’s husband Mervin, who sits on the board of LBE, was a boys club leader and together with their son, participated in Sunday evening Kid’s Church. Once their children were older, Jo-Anne started volunteering at the Spring and Fall Girls’ Camps. After 34 years of working in secular business, God led Jo-Anne to apply for the Office Coordinator position at LBE. Jo-Anne loves sharing the message of God’s love and grace with the children at LBE and with the families she visits weekly. CONTACT JO-ANNE


Mary Ann Funk

Middle Years Program Coordinator

Mary Ann came on staff in January of 2010; she had just finished a year of ministry at the Dream Center in Los Angeles, California, working with inner city children. She graduated from Columbia Bible College with her degree in Early Childhood Education. Mary Ann loves working with children and has created many opportunities to mentor the girls and make sure each child feels special and cared for. CONTACT MARY ANN


Randal Moroski

Ministry Worker

Randal started volunteering in the spring of 1996. That fall he went on to lead a boys club, and in June of 1998, joined the staff full time. He has many gifts and skills that he has used at LBE over the years. Some of which include: puppetry, car mechanics, an ability to fix almost anything, bus driving, and sharing the Gospel with many families and children. Randal and his wife Venise live in the West End and have three children: Milan, Ezekiel, and Isabella. CONTACT RANDAL


Nikki Tamayo

Senior High Program Director

Nikki came on full time staff in September 2016 after working three summers with the Teen’s Ministry. Nikki graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of Winnipeg in June 2016. Nikki has a heart to share the Gospel and is excited to be part of the work Jesus is going in the inner city. CONTACT NIKKI


Matthew Peters

Explore! Program Director

Matt began volunteering at LBE in 2012 and joined our staff full time in May 0f 2014. He has previously been the youth outreach worker at Mission Baptist Church and also led Camp Nutimik’s wilderness trips for many years. Matt has extensive wilderness knowledge and a lot of passion to reach the youth of Winnipeg’s inner city. This made him a natural fit to begin our newest outdoor wilderness adventure program called Explore! He and his wife Cheryl Peters (former Assistant Manager) have invested in the lives of many of LBE’s children and teens. They were blessed last year with their first child, Eleah. CONTACT MATT

Mikayla Wiens

Explorers Bible Camp Program Director

Mikayla started volunteering at LBE when her youth group went to SOAR Heartland (an MB Mission inner city week long mission in Winnipeg) in 2012. She has been a faithful volunteer for many years and started working on summer staff in 2015 and has worked part time year round ever since. Mikayla is currently attending the University of Winnipeg on a part time basis as she works toward a degree in social sciences. Mikayla loves the children and youth of the inner city and loves to see them thrive in their relationships with Jesus both in the city, and out at camp. CONTACT MIKAYLA


Board Members

Gloria Fligg

Mervin Scott

George Edenhoffer

Ron Klassen

Jack Penner

Naomi Negrych

Jonathan Letkemann