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John Lyon

John Lyon is president and CEO of World Hope International, a relationship-rich Christian-relief and development organization that works with vulnerable and exploited communities to alleviate poverty, suffering and worldwide injustice. During the Ebola crisis, WHI was one of the organizations funded by UK AID, USAID and UNICEF in Sierra Leone. The organization has been credited with measurably preventing the spread of Ebola in Sierra Leone and it was a key player in helping the country become Ebola free.