Jeremy Rivers is the Chief Operations Officer (COO) of Passages. He brings strategic direction and management to the staff, operations, and culture of Passages. Jeremy visited Israel for the first time in 2007 and has been over 20 times since then leading groups, over half of those trips being with Passages. Jeremy joined the Passages team in January 2016. Prior to leading with Passages, Jeremy and his wife Maggie served as the staff pastor in a local church for 5 years. He holds an executive certification from Harvard Kennedy School on Performance Measurement for Effective Non-Profits as well as 15 years’ experience of leading numerous organizations, initiatives, and teams. Jeremy and Maggie have three children and reside in McKinney, TX.