Jessy Jaison is regional director of United World Mission and Overseas Council for South Asia as well as serving on the Board of ICETE and the CAED of Asia Theological Association (ATA). She worked at New India Bible Seminary, Kerala, for three decades, both as professor of practical theology and as director of research and advancement. Jessy has a PhD in theological education and practical theology from the Queen’s University of Belfast, UK, and an MTh in applied theology from the University of Oxford, UK. She has also completed postdoctoral writing projects at Asbury, Fuller, and Dallas Theological Seminaries in the USA. Experienced in the formal and non-formal streams of theological education, she envisions the collaboration of training sectors to strengthen churches in South Asia.