Dr. Peirong Lin

Peirong Lin
Deputy Secretary General, Operations

Dr. Peirong Lin is a theologian and a passionate human development professional. She has been the WEA Deputy Secretary General for Operations since March 2021. Prior to being the deputy, she was the Human Resource Director and Research Coordinator for the World Evangelical Alliance’s Department for Theological Concerns.

She brings with her a unique mix of praxis and theory. Besides working with World Vision in the Asia Pacific region, she has studied in university institutions in three different continents majoring in different academic disciplines with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, a Master’s degree in Organizational Leadership and PhD in Theology and Religious Studies.

Peirong enjoys working alongside diverse groups of people, listening closely to their different voices and bringing them together to reach their common goals. Native to Singapore, Peirong grew up in a multi-cultural and religious context. She is married and lives with her husband and sons in Niederkassel, Germany.