This category is for permanent staff who are on staff year-round either full-time or part-time.

Kyla Mitcham

Marketing and Communications Specialist

Kyla Mitcham Marketing and Communications Specialist About Kyla I have been a Christian all my life, but my faith faced its greatest test during my youth. In those years, I felt the most distant from God, not truly understanding what it meant to be comforted and healed by Him. I grappled with loneliness and believed…

Bevier

Area Director, Tonasket

Aaron Bevier Area Director, Tonasket About Aaron Bevier   Howdy! My name is Aaron Bevier and I am the new YD Area Director for Tonasket, Washington. God has placed it on our hearts to serve with youth here in North Central Washington near the Canadian Border. My wife, Leann, and I met at Multnomah University…

Luke Barth.web

Area Staff, Rochester

Luke Barth Area Staff, Rochester Hi, I’m Luke! I was born and raised in the midwest and moved to Rochester, Washington, in my sophomore year. I am a pastor’s kid, so I grew up in the church my whole life and got baptized after moving to Rochester. I never really knew what my career would…

Jbacon

Operations Manager, Oregon

Jackson Bacon Operations Manager, Oregon Hi, I’m Jackson Bacon I’m a recent graduate of The University of Missouri, where I served with a campus ministry for five years with my wife, Brooklyn. I discovered my passion for ministry there and received the call to do this for the rest of my life. I grew up…

Jacobe Croff

Program Manager, Oregon

Jacobe Croff  Program Manager, Oregon About Jacobe Croff Seeing the need for Relational Adventure Ministry and the impact it has on students today, God gave me the opportunity to join a group of staff who loves and lives for Jesus, shows Christ’s example to the groups we lead, and have made an incredible impact on…

Kevik Marta Selfie

Area Director, Concrete

Kevik Rensink Area Director, Concrete About Kevik Rensink … Contact Info (360) 853-9140 concrete@yd.org Support Concrete Youth Dynamics! Support Concrete Youth Dynamics! Close

Bpaine Web Profile

Area Director, Okanogan Valley

Brian Paine Area Director, Okanogan Valley About Brian Paine Some might say I was born to work with youth. Thirty years of my life have been devoted to teaching, coaching, mentoring, and supporting kids of every age. Jesus has called me to serve and encourage youth and be an agent of hope in their lives.…

Whenderson

Area Director, Riggins

Wade Henderson Area Director, Riggins About Wade Henderson       I spent 23 years devoted to protecting our country while serving in the United States Navy. I have now been called to the spiritual protection of our youth through Youth Dynamics.       I came to know Christ later in life upon hearing…

Ryan Coleman

Area Director, Emmett

Ryan Coleman Area Director, Emmett About Ryan Coleman Ryan was always one caught between two worlds. Native to Arkansas, cultural Christianity prevailed all around him and his family. Around the third grade his family moved 1,600 miles west to Emmett, Idaho. Here the clash of those two worlds intensified in his early teen years. Rebellion…

Ben Jackson

Area Director, Horseshoe Bend

Ben Jackson Area Director, Horseshoe Bend About Ben Jackson Ben is from all over the east coast, a stranger to few people, and an audiobook addict. He attended the University of Georgia and Westminster Theological Seminary (Philly) and has worked with several campus ministries. He married the most remarkable woman he knows, Allison. Jesus has…