Lowell Nelson Reed was recently named the new international director for Action International Ministries (ACTION), a position he officially takes up 9 March 2007. Reed, currently the associate international director and Southeast Asia regional coordinator for ACTION, will be succeeding current international director and founder of ACTION, Doug Nichols. Reed helped form ACTION Canada in 1980 and served for nine years as director of ACTION Philippines. As part of his new post he plans to assemble an international team of missionary assistants to provide resources, help and facilitation for the expansion of the mission’s ministries. (ACTION)