Next Open Mission Trip: February 16-18, 2024

Leadership & Staff

Weekend Missions |6900 S Priest Drive 2TempeAZ85283 | (480) 503-8832

Leadership, Staff, and Volunteers

If you feel God is calling you, please email us your contact info at, so we can discuss and accommodate.

The WM Staff is the heartbeat and lifeblood of Weekend Missions. It takes a variety of talented people to fulfill the purpose. With so many projects available, there is an area of need where every volunteer can serve.


  • Mark Lastovica: President USA, President of MX S.A.
  • CPA (usa): Richard Patterson
  • CPC (mx): Cecilio Vasquez
  • Attorney (mx): SQ Advisors

Founders Board:

Rusty Akers, Mark Lastovica, Jerry Amondson, Tyler Gentry, Tommy Bray, John Caviness, Debi Smith, Vincent Abramo

Puerto Penasco:

  • Mission Projects: Vincent Abramo, Saul Veladiz
  • Government Relations: Vincent Abramo 
  • Accounting/Taxes: Saul Veladiz 
  • Government Compliance: Saul Veladiz
  • Pastor/Church Relations: Vincent Abramo, Saul Veladiz
  • Finance/Legal: Mark Lastovica
  • Kitchen Manager: Alvin Reese

Open Positions

Main Office - Tempe, AZ:

  • Volunteer Recruiter/Coordinator
  • Marketing to Churches/Groups
  • Director of Development
  • Marketing Mission Villa Granada
  • Accounting
  • Blogger
  • Newsletter
  • Food Purchasing
  • Pre-Trip/Info Conference Call
  • Preview Day Trips
  • Mission Trip Facilitators
  • Video/Photography
  • Children's Activities
  • Bookkeeping (usa)

Mission Villa Granada - Puerto Penasco:

  • Office Administration & Cash Management
  • English Classes
  • Maintenance & Repairs
  • Cleaning, Linens & Laundry
  • Merchandise Sales
  • Swimming Pool Care
  • General Manager
  • Renovation
  • Kitchen Operations
  • Menu Development
  • Staff Pastor
  • Pastor Conferences
  • Message/Devotions
  • Women's Rehab/Shelter
  • Bookkeeping (mx)

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