Bob Arend
General Manager

Bob is the General Manager and Executive Director of Reach Beyond NZ (formerly HCJB Global NZ), an 85+ year old global media and healthcare ministry that seeks to proclaim the gospel in words and actions to the unreached people of this world.  Originally from the US,  Bob and his wife Cami have lived and ministered in New Zealand for 15 years.

Bob’s undergraduate degree was gained from Missouri State University and he has a Master of Divinity from Princeton Theological Seminary.  Bob’s work and ministry career has included 30 years as a Pastor, Pastoral Counselor, Chaplain and church planter.

Before joining Reach Beyond NZ, Bob worked in the Internet industry developing Internet service and software companies as well as providing IT consulting services to emerging or start-up companies.