Luis Carlos currently is the regional director for the newly created Mesoamerica region. Prior to this assignment he served as regional director of MAC (Mexico/Central America) Region.

Prior to his appointment as regional director, Luis Carlos and Rosa Saenz served as global missionaries in the Dominican Republic on the Caribbean Region. Luis was the regional Nazarene compassionate ministries coordinator and Spanish field strategy coordinator. Rosa served an administrative role on the field and coordinated women’s ministries.

Luis was ordained in December 1991 on the Panama District. Luis received a B.S. from the Instituto Jose Delores Moscote, an M.D. at the Universidad de Panama and a B.A. from the Seminario Nazareno Costa Rica. Rosa received a B.S. from Pedro P. Sanchez University and a Master’s from the University of Panama.

Luis and Rosa have two children: Carlos and Caroline. Their home church is El Progresso Church of the Nazarene on the Panama Central District.

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Our Missionaries Serving in Mesoamerica


Acosta, Israel and Martha Armstrong, Emily and Scott
Baños, Ana Betsy and Jorge Campos, David and Erika
Cordova, Ruth Córdova, Irma and Jorge
Courtney, Jason and Karen Cyr, Bethany and Monte
De León, Leonel and Maria Luisa Duclos, Antony and Marietta
Fernandez, Monica and Rubén Fry, Anson and Chelsea
Galindo, Freya Garita, Irene and Miguel
Gay, Milton and Olga Jacques, Emmanise and Pierre
Juarez, Carlos and Elisa Kellogg, Damaris and Roger
Kietzman-Greer, Laura and Nicholas Kucey, Kenneth and Tonya
Manswell, Anthony and Barbara Marciaga, Ana Zoila and Wilfredo
Picavea, Natanael Porter, Allison and Rodwell
Rittenhouse, Carol Saenz, Elvia
Salazar, Ana and Carlos Sickel, Anne and Stephen
Slingerland, Bernard and Rhonda Solis, Micaela and Ulises
Soto, Eliezel and Tammy Velasco, Marco and Myrza
Webb, David and Shelley