Jim and Julie Hansen have been a part of Hope of the Nations since it began. They felt God leading them into full time ministry, so Jim retired from the plumbing industry in December, 2011 after 35 years. he serves as the Director of Operations, as well as one of the boat captains. He loves working with the kids and you can find him at Kid's Club or with the Youth Group in his spare time. Julie is the Treasurer of Hope of the Nations, as well as the Finance Director.
The Hansens have been married for 35 years and have 2 daughters and 2 granddaughters.