Agape Corner

Located in the heart of Durham, NC, we are a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to changing the lives of young men by modeling Biblical Fathership to those who have never experienced it. 

Emailagapecornernc@gmail.com

Phone: 919-283-3226

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Board Members

Ian Howes (Chairman)

Ian Howes first became involved with Agape Corner by volunteering as a part-time teacher in 1991. Professionally, Ian is the CFO of Accelerator Life Science Partners, a Seattle and New York-based venture capital company that develops emerging biotech companies. He is a Chartered Accountant and has an M.B.A. from Kenan-Flagler (UNC). Ian has been married to his wife, Meg for 29 years and they have five children.

Louise Roudebush (Board Member)

Louise founded Agape Corner in 1986 as a boarding school for under-privileged children in East Durham. For over 30 years Louise has dedicated her life to unconditionally loving and helping redirect the lives of hundreds of children by pointing them to Jesus Christ.  Louise is a member of Kings Park International Church in Durham.

Judy Hackworth (Board Member)

Judy Hackworth has been affiliated with Agape Corner for many years. In the earlier years of the ministry she served as a Bible teacher to the teen girls and was also a board member. Currently she is serving as a board member and Treasurer to the ministry. She also teaches a ladies Bible Study in Chapel Hill and is a regular attendee at KPIC in Durham. She is also treasurer of LTW ministries which cares for children, trains pastors and establishes churches in Guatemala.

Keith Brown (Board Member)

Keith has served on the Agape Corner Board since 2018. Keith is an architect by training and a serial entrepreneur. He is currently founder and President of Sun Forest Systems, a custom design/build real estate company in Durham, NC. Keith has been married to his wife Rebecca for 30 years and they have two children. They are members of Summit Church in Durham.

Stephan Kang (Board Member)

Stephan Kang has served on the Agape Corner board since 2019. Professionally, Stephan is CEO of Intero Life Sciences, which is dedicated to building industry solutions in life sciences and healthcare using its advanced bioinformatics, artificial intelligence, and cloud technologies. Stephan has over 25 years of experience in senior technical leadership roles with world-class tech companies. He has a vision for improving lives and solving problems through data. He has been married to his wife Carolyn for 9 years, and they have one daughter. They are members of Grace church in Chapel Hill.