Jon Burns

Jon began serving as President of Greater Europe Mission in January of 2016. His background is as a pastor and church-planter in the United Kingdom. He has led various Christian mission organizations and he is the founder of the ‘Lionsraw’ movement ( In 2014, Jon was named by CNN as one of its “Top 10 CNN Heroes”. In 2015, Jon was honored by her majesty Queen Elizabeth II with the British Empire Medal for his work around the world with children and communities. Jon and his wife Sandra have 2 daughters.