Clay & Debbie Trussell


Clay & Debbie Co-Founded P1:3 Ministries after they were asked to consider serving in full time missions. Clay serves as President and Executive Director. Debbie serves as the Director of Discipleship and Education programs. They are based in Mzuzu, Malawi.


Rev. Haswell Banda

Program Manager - Malawi

Haswell Banda serves as the Program Manager for P1:3 Ministries in Malawi. Haswell is responsible for the successful implementation of community development programs as well as being the liaison between P1:3 Ministries and other local NGO’s, churches, and nonprofits.  

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Board of Directors - USA

Clay Trussell - P1:3 Ministries

Kevin Haas - U.S. Federal Government

Mark Turner - Oakbrook Community Church (PCA)

Susan Reese - P1:3 Ministries

Etta Holms - A Ready Pen

Wade Tabor - Tabor Mortguage

Susan Reece

Program manager USA

Susan is the liaison between the Board of Directors in the US and the Malawi Trusties. She is in continual contact with those on the ground in Malawi, insuring that everything that is needed is provided for. She heads up the stateside fund raisers, including a 5K and selling products for the local Malawi artisans.


Malawi Trusties - Malawi

Clay Trussell

Debbie Trussell

Rev. Haswell Banda

Josaphine Banda

Douglas Kamanga

Chimwemwe Chitawo

Samual Mayuni

Wezi Chepeta