Who We Are

Jeremy Hess, President

Jeremy Hess, President

Jeremy Hess, President

Jeremy holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Hope College and completed his doctorate of dental surgery at the University of Michigan. He is a family and cosmetic dentist in west Michigan and enjoys providing dental care to the under-served both locally and around the globe. He is fervently committed to following Jesus and to fulfilling God’s call on his life to use his gifts to care for children in need. Jeremy is president of 1Saved International.

Sarah Hess, Treasurer

Sarah Hess, Treasurer

Sarah Hess, Treasurer

Sarah is a graduate of Hope College and holds a bachelor’s degree in English for secondary education. She enjoys serving in her local church body and mentoring children. She is passionate about her relationship with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, and about seeing lives changed by bringing the light of the gospel to the dark world of child sex trafficking. Sarah serves as vice president and treasurer of 1Saved International.

Amy Hayes, Board Secretary

Amy Hayes, Board Secretary

Amy Hayes, Board Secretary

Amy Hayes is a loving wife and mother who has a heart to follow God totally. Amy devotes time to her children’s school through the PTO and classroom involvement. She is heavily involved in her church, working in the children’s ministry and serving in many ways. Amy is committed to using the gifts she has been blessed with to combat human trafficking. She serves as the Secretary of the Board of 1Saved International.

Lee Zuidema, Director

Lee Zuidema, Director

Lee Zuidema, Director

Lee completed his undergraduate studies at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan and completed his post-graduate studies at the University of Michigan School of Dentistry. He practices as a family and cosmetic dentist in west Michigan and serves on the board of trustees of Cornerstone University. Lee has a passion for widows and fatherless children, and for fulfilling God’s call to care for them both at home and abroad. He has a true servant’s heart and is excited to use his gifts to combat child sex trafficking. Lee is a director of 1Saved International.

Tim Friesen, Director

Tim Friesen, Director

Tim Friesen, Director

Tim holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Michigan State University, a master’s in school psychology from Central Michigan University, and a doctorate in psychology from Biola University. He is a clinical psychologist and serves as president of Twelve12:Hope, working with missionaries and mission organizations around the world. Tim is a director of 1Saved International.

Steve Biondo, Director

Steve Biondo, Director

Steve Biondo, Director

Steve received his bachelor’s degree in biology and psychology from Albion College, his master’s in education and administration from Cornerstone University, and continued his post-graduate studies in organizational psychology at San Diego State University. In addition to his role with 1Saved, he is president of the Tim Tebow Foundation. He spends much of his time traveling the globe, acting as the literal hands and feet of Jesus by rescuing, delivering, and meeting the needs of vulnerable widows and orphans. Steve is a director of 1Saved International.