Dr. Arnold Cook holds a Master of Divinity degree in Missions from Canadian Theological Seminary and a Doctor of Missiology degree from Fuller Theological Seminary, School of World Mission. He served for fourteen years as a missionary in Colombia, Argentina and Peru. In 1981, he became the Vice President of Personnel and Missions for The Chrsitian and Missionary Alliance in Canada, and was elected president in 1992. Arnold and his wife, Mary Lou, have five children and five grandchildren. They reside in Stouffville, Ontario, Canada.