Emily Helt / Sponsorship Admin Assistant

Emily works in the Portland office as Lahash’s Sponsorship Admin Assistant. She offers a diverse and rich perspective having served with other ministries around the world. Over the years Emily’s been involved in service and ministry in a variety of nations in Central America, Africa, and Asia. She graduated with a Master of Art’s degree in Global Development and Justice (MAGDJ) from Multnomah University.


Emily has both a compassionate heart for kids as well as a particular attentiveness for the dynamics of cross-cultural work and the way care is offered. She’s excited to help Lahash’s local ministry partners provide holistic care for vulnerable children all across the region of East Africa.