Tim & Joy Watson

Mission Partner - International Academy of St. Petersburg

Joy serves as the Head of School for the
International Academy of St. Petersburg.
Our vision is to provide a quality international
Christian education that prepares kids for life and
for eternity.
We are reaching 15 different nations with the gospel
in our school, including Russian, Japanese and
By providing education to other kingdom workers
IA is also a strategic partner to 12 other local
ministries including church planting, orphanages,
and leadership development.

Tim serves as the Child Safety Officer for the
International Academy, and is a board member for
the Child Safety & Protection Network. In this
capacity Tim trains and equips mission leadership,
international school staff, students and parents
concerning issues of child abuse and responding
appropriately to any disclosure, discovery or
suspicions of abuse.