Paul and Sara are happy to be serving ministry families in rural Alaska. They have five children: Samuel (10/96), Benjamin (12/98), Anna (6/01), Nathaniel (10/08) and Aaron (10/08).
Paul grew up in Yardley, PA. He earned a B.S. in Technology Education from Millersville University and an M.S. in Instructional Technology from West Chester University. He worked for 12 years as a public school Tech Ed teacher in southeastern Pennsylvania before sensing God’s call to transition to missions aviation. Paul graduated from Moody Aviation in 2008, and the Hadfields joined the Arctic Barnabas team in 2010.
Sara is a native of New York State. She earned a B.A. in German from Franklin and Marshall College and an M.A. in Teaching English as a Second Language from West Chester University. Paul and Sara married in 1991.
Paul manages the aviation team at ABM. He also serves as a pilot and aircraft mechanic. He enjoys leading volunteer work teams to the villages and encouraging pastors and missionaries face to face. Sara supports Paul by keeping things running smoothly on the home front. Additionally, she enjoys serving ministry women through ABM’s women’s retreats and by extending hospitality in her home.