Tom Lin serves as InterVarsity's Vice President of Missions and Director of the Urbana Student Missions Conference. He leads a world-class team which oversees short-term urban projects, study abroad ministry, long-term collaborative partnerships in over 100 countries, training students and staff in missions, new global initiatives, and Urbana.
Tom authored the first Asian American ministry book published by IVP, Losing Face, Finding Grace, also published in Chinese. More recently, Pursuing God's Call launched as part of a new Urbana Onward Series, in which he served as co-editor. Tom is also a frequent conference speaker globally, a consultant for missions executives, and teacher for Perspectives courses.
Tom also currently serves as Lausanne International Deputy Director for North America, Board member of Crowell Trust and Missio Nexus, and former Vice-Chairperson of Wycliffe Bible Translators. Tom holds a M.A. in Global Leadership from Fuller Theological Seminary, and has been consulted by leading media such as Christianity Today, The Wall Street Journal, and Bott Radio Network. Tom and his wife, Nancy, have two children.