CIU Alumnus Replaces CIU Alumnus as President at WorldVenture

October 24, 2012

The leadership of a Colorado-based missions agency is being transferred from one Columbia International University alumnus to another. 

WorldVenture has announced that Dr. Jeff Denlinger is replacing Hans Finzel as its president effective Nov. 1, 2012.  Denlinger graduated from CIU’s Seminary in 1987 with a Master of Divinity degree.  Finzel earned a Bachelor of Arts from CIU’s Undergraduate Program in 1974.  He is a member of the CIU Board of Trustees.  

WorldVenture, based in Littleton, Colo., is a Great Commission network of Christian workers in over 70 countries throughout the world.   

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