Meet Dr. Ron Boehme...

Ron Boehme

Ron his wife Shirley have six grown children and make their home in Port Orchard, Washington.


Ron holds a BA degree in Organizational Management and a Masters degree in Missional Leadership from Northwest University (Summa Cum Laude) and a doctorate degree in Strategic Leadership from Faith Seminary. He is the author of seven books, including Leadership for the 21st Century, Restoring America’s Conscience, and The Fourth Wave: Taking Your Place in the New Era of Missions and River of God: Where Religion Began and Why Grace & Love Will Triumph.


Ron Boehme (pronounced BAY-mee) graduated from South Kitsap High School in Port Orchard, Washington in 1971 as co-valedictorian of the senior class, an all-conference athlete, and captain of the basketball team.

After training at Pacific Lutheran University, in New Zealand, and Germany, Ron joined Youth With A Mission–one of the world’s largest youth/service organizations. Since that time, Ron has founded Youth With A Mission centers in Washington D.C., Virginia, and the state of Washington.

He served in Washington D.C. during the Reagan years and started a center on Capitol Hill in 1980 that continues houses 2% of the US Congress (its first resident being Congressman Steve Largent). As a leader in the Revive America Project he spoke in over 120 American cities in 30 states from 1994-2001.

What He's Doing Now

He currently serves as a Northwest USA elder of Youth With A Mission and as a professor of Leadership and Intercultural Studies (Missions) at Faith International University in Tacoma, Washington.

He’s personally traveled to and spoken in sixty nations around the world, on every major continent, and is in frequent demand as a speaker on missions, leadership, spiritual revival, and current events.