Missionary Staff


Founder (Uganda)

Dr. Tim McCall was born and raised in Memphis, Tennessee. He attended Baylor University, and graduated in 1971. He graduated from the University of Tennessee Medical School in 1975. Dr. McCall trained in general and orthopedic surgery prior to completing a residency in Family Medicine,...


Founder (Uganda)

Janice was raised in Abilene, Texas. She met Tim at Baylor University, where she graduated with a BA in Education and Music. They were married in 1972. The McCalls have four children and nine grandchildren. Janice is the co-director and founder of Restoration Gateway and she also serves as a...

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Missionary (Uganda)

The Cessnun family has returned for their second term at Restoration Gateway. Colby and Mary Anne were married in 2001 and have been blessed with nine children. Colby is a family physician who has practiced in both clinical and hospital settings and also has tropical medicine training. Having...


USA Administrative Staff


Executive Director (USA)

Brint grew up in Waco, Texas and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Baylor University, and an Associate’s Degree in Architectural Drafting and Design from Texas State Technical College. He has over 20 years of experience creating opportunities to meet the spiritual and physical...

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Controller (USA)

Cheryl Butler joined Restoration Gateway in December 2018 in the newly created Controller position. Residing in Houston, she had been McAlister Investment Real Estate's accountant for the past 10 years, coordinating internal and external accounting matters for the McAlister companies and family...

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Lead Accountant (Uganda)

Janet Lakica grew up in the Kitgum District in the Northern part of Uganda. She holds a Bachelor of Economics and Applied Statistics from Kampala International University, and is now at the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda for a CPA.

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Ugandan Field Staff


Agriculture Director

Olanya Emmanuel is originally from the Pader district in Northern Uganda. Emmanuel has been on staff with Restoration Gateway (RG) since March of 2013. He has a diploma in animal husbandry, a degree in wildlife health and management, and is an advocate for the existence of a harmonious...