The board is Child Mercy Sweden's deliberative assembly.

  • Meetings are held four to five times a year.
  • The board is responsible for ensuring that the organisation’s work stems from the visions, values, purposes and statutes.
  • The board is responsible for the internal control and that the organisation is run in a satisfactory manner.
  • The bords members contribute with different experiences and competence.
  • No financial compensation is distributed for the board’s work.

Stefan Ström

Chairman (elected October 2020)

Stefan is a communicator and he has worked as a pastor and informant. Child Mercy Sweden has a lot to tell about its activities and Stefan makes sure to do it in a committed way. He has a genuine interest in aid and mission and has extensive church experience.

Christian D Moeller

Christian has a degree in economics with a large experience in international environments. He is thorough and asks the right questions to make sure that the board’s decisions are made right. He has extensive and broad experience in accounting, auditing and consulting both nationally and internationally.

Margareta Rydström


Margareta work as a teacher and with international experience, Margareta has valuable special expertise. She is wise and careful with a huge social commitment even nationally.

Britt-Marie Ström


Britt-Marie has experiences in international environments. She is thorough and contributes to developing Child Mercy Sweden's projects and actions with motivation and drive that moves the organisation forward.

Ann Kristin Moeller


Ann Kristin wants to push and develop value-driven issues. She has experience in organisational and human resources issues. Today she works as a coordinator in her local region. She grew up in DR Congo and has several years of international experience.

Marianne Gustavsson


Marianne contributes to the board with thoroughness and her experiences in national needs. She works as a business developer and is an experienced member with motivation for taking the organisation forward.

Kerstin Kratz

Adjunct honorary member

Kerstin, together with her late husband Tore founded Child Mercy Sweden (BarnSamariten) in 1980. She is a part of the board as an adjunct honorary member with many years of experience within the organisation.