Johan was born and raised in County Wicklow and graduated from University College Dublin where he studied History and Politics. Upon graduation, Johan was led to international mission work with Youth With A Mission (YWAM) in Hawaii. His work mainly included running discipleship training schools for young people and equipping and releasing them into ministry all over the world. Johan felt specifically called back to Ireland and is passionate about seeing Jesus impact the lives of young people across the land. Johan will help oversee the work and development of CIY’s expansion into Ireland.