Kirk and Christine Franklin have been serving full time with Wycliffe for over 40 years. Kirk held leadership roles with Wycliffe Australia from 1991-2007 and was the Executive Director of the Wycliffe Global Alliance from 2008-2020. He is now involved in research, publishing, training, facilitating and teaching in the general area of global missional leadership through a cooperative agreement between Wycliffe Australia and the Melbourne School of Theology, Oxford Centre for Mission Studies (UK) and the Wycliffe Global Alliance. Christine is the Bookroom Manager at the Wycliffe Australia National Centre and is involved in tutoring in English for Bible translators from Indonesia and the Pacific Islands. Kirk and Christine have three adult married children and three grandsons. The Franklins have been part of Warrandyte Community Church since 1991.