(MTh equivalent) trained as a motor mechanic and studied theology in both Tübingen, Germany and Adelaide, South Australia. He then worked as a pastor with the German protestant Church, before
joining WEC in 1993. Johannes worked at a bible school in Guinea-Bissau as a teacher and helping on their maintenance team. On return, Johannes joined Cornerstone and served as a staff member. For 10 years Johannes served in WEC Germany as head of public relations and also on their leadership team. Since 2023 Johannes is again part of the Cornerstone staff team. He loves preaching, teaching, mobilising and working on his old car.