Dr. Michael J. Mantel is President and CEO of Living Water International, a global implementer of water solutions in 23 developing countries. Prior to joining Living Water International in 2008, Mike led World Vision’s regional, area and metro teams in the central United States for 17 years.
Mike is a graduate of Calvin College with a BA in Business Economics and of Benedictine University with a Ph.D. in Organization Development. He also earned a Certification in Social Innovations and Global Change Management from Case Western Reserve University and a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) Credential from CFRE International in Alexandria, VA. Mike serves on the Advisory Board of the Center for Values-Driven Leadership at Benedictine University and the Board of Directors for the Millennium Water Alliance.
Mike is also an experienced corporate consultant and a marathon runner, and resides with his family in Houston, Texas.