Wilke den Hertog (1975) was born in the Netherlands. He studied theology at the University of Leiden Apeldoorn en Tübingen. He became a pastor in 2002 and in 2014 he and his family moved to Thailand to become long term missionaries. He is married with Marlies and they have two children, Lizette (2011) and Matthias (2013). Wilke and Marlies are churchplanters in the province of Isaan.