Full time Missionaries

Rick and Carie Bernard

Rick and Carie are the founders and national directors of DR Missions. They began serving in the Dominican Republic in 2003, over 17 years ago. They have two grown children, Brittany and Ricky. 

The Humble Family

Christian and Brittany began serving in the Dominican as a family ten years ago. Brittany serves as the Esther house executive director, leads the hospital maternity ministry, and is the director of the internship program. 

Christian is the worship leader, works in Church connections, and co-leads the internship program. They have four children: Isaiah, Josiah, Ezekiel, and Hadassah. 


The Franca Family

Tyler and Callie have served in the Dominican for three years. Callie is a registered nurse and serves as the community health director. She is also a child case advocate and runs the social media. Tyler is the project manager and youth director. They have one son, James

Dominican Staff

Our local staff are a treasured part of our ministry. Here are some of the faces that make our ministry possible.