Hanni was born and raised in Lebanon, where he came to faith in Christ, was discipled and prepared for the work of the church. He studied agricultural engineering which prepared him for sustainable agricultural development and design of field equipment and irrigation systems. Hanni carried out short-term consultant assignments in over 35 countries. This experience provided him the opportunity to learn about various cultures and discover the pressing needs within the local church in that country. Hanni and his family reside in Woodstock, ON.
Hanni serves as the international coordinator of LeadersFormation. He travels internationally to train and equip local pastors. He remains responsive to various requests from Fellowship churches and fields for new projects.