Operational Team


Tim Brister

Founder and CEO
Tim has a passion for church planting and bringing the gospel to indigenous peoples, such as the people of Haiti. His duties are to ensure that Gospel Systems has a long-range strategy to achieve its mission and makes consistent and timely progress. Tim serves Gospel Systems by performing the typical duties of a Board member, providing Board-level oversight, and presidential / executive director functions, and directing the operations of the organization. He has a bachelors degree in Religion from University of Mobile (Mobile, AL) and studied in the Billy Graham School of Evangelism, Missions, and Church Planting at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (Louisville, KY).

Colleen Garcia

Executive Assistant
Colleen graduated from Fox College with a certificate in Executive and Legal Assistance training. She has been a virtual assistant with eaHELP since January, 2012, where she currently serves two ministries. Prior to eaHELP, Colleen was an Executive Assistant for the CEO of a busy commercial real estate office. She actively works alongside Tim Brister in the operational and administrative needs of Gospel Systems.

Chuck Towne

Business Manager
Chuck has extensive business management and ministry related experience gained over 34-years as a senior executive for a global Information Technology company and through his church work as a deacon, elder, and teacher. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Southeastern Oklahoma State University where he majored in Business Administration and Chemistry. Chuck is an elder and teacher in his local church. He and his wife Regina live in Prosper, Texas, and are parents of two adult children, Tiffany and Aaron.

Joseph Odanis

Haiti National Director
Pastor Joseph is the founder and CEO of Society of Christian Haitians (SCH), an indigenous network of Haitian churches committed to making disciples, training leaders, planting churches, and caring for orphans. Not only is Pastor Joseph a licensed and ordained pastor, he is also a trained lawyer and judge in Haiti. While his family and ministry is headquartered in Desarmes (where his father began the ministry), Pastor Joseph spends his time equipping the church leaders and helping facilitate the orphan care efforts in each of these churches, including the orphan schools they lead.