Born in Argentina and holding dual citizenship in Chile and the USA, Dr. Ramirez serves as Assistant General Overseer for the Church of God and the Division of Education Director. Ramirez established the South American Seminary in Quito, Ecuador, (SEMISUD) serving as president for 14 years. Dr. Ramirez is the founding pastor of Capilla del Valle Church, Quito, Ecuador. Dr. Ramirez holds a D.Min. from Asbury Theological Seminary, M.Div. from the Pentecostal Theological Seminary, and two honorary doctoral degrees recognizing excellence in Christian Leadership. He is married to Fernanda Snaidero from Argentina, and they have three children.