Reid Karr, (RSN Associate Director) has been employed by the International Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention since June of 2009. He is serving as a church planter and Field Leader for Italy. Reid is co-pastor of Breccia di Roma in Rome, Italy. He is working on his PhD on the theology of evangelization in contemporary Roman Catholicism (Union School of Theology). Together with other leadership in the church he shares a vision to plant churches throughout Rome. Additionally, Reid is the Associate Director for the Reformanda Initiative, which aims to equip evangelical leaders to better understand and engage with Roman Catholicism.