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Medical Teams International Announces New Executive Appointment

by Angela Pratt | Jun 05, 2014

(PORTLAND, ORE., June 2, 2014)  - Medical Teams International (MTI) has announced an important appointment to the humanitarian relief and development organization’s executive leadership team.

Jon Beighle will join the organization as Vice President of Marketing & Development effective September 1, 2014. Mr. Beighle will oversee the organization’s fundraising, marketing and communications efforts.

“We are tremendously excited to have Jon join the executive team,” said Jeff Pinneo, MTI President & CEO. “His expertise as a communicator, marketer and strategist will be invaluable to our efforts to expand the reach and impact of MTI’s programs, and we’re grateful to have him at the helm in this critical leadership role.”

Mr. Beighle joins Medical Teams International with more than 17 years of experience in marketing and sales leadership roles with Microsoft, most recently serving as Senior Director for Russia Strategy.  Prior to his time at Microsoft, he served as a diplomat with the U.S. State Department in the Dominican Republic and Ireland.  He also practiced law for three years in Seattle, WA.

A graduate of the University of Texas, Mr. Beighle earned his law degree from the University of Michigan.  He is active with Agros International, Seattle-area non-profit Congregations for the Homeless and is an advisor to the Mwangaza Foundation.