CSF STAFF

Click on any of the staff members below to learn all about them. Want to grab coffee? Email any of the staff if you’d like to grab lunch or coffee or just talk with someone. That’s why we’re here!


What do you do around CSF?
Shift meals, Core groups

Hometown
Lexington

Degree
Sustainable Agriculture

What’s on your bucket list?
Complete a marathon
Sell a painting
Foal a horse

Favorite Movies
Braveheart
Remember the Titans

Favorite Books/Writers
Wendell Berry

Random Piece of Info
I’ve never been on a rollercoaster.

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
Singing

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
Usually walking dogs

Contact Information
[email protected]
859.948.5581

What do you do around CSF?
I’m on creative communications aka I get to do cool things like make videos and run the social media accounts. I’m also on synergy team!

Hometown
Louisville (my fatal flaw is being a UofL fan)

Degree
Arts Administration and Dance

What’s on your bucket list?
See the sequoias, go to Germany, meet Jack Antonoff and Matty Healy.

Favorite Movies
500 Days of Summer, Ladybird, and The Fault in Our Stars

Favorite Books/Writers
All the Bright Places, Anna and the French Kiss… honestly any young adult novel will please me

Random Piece of Info
One time I went to SNL and Bill Murray surprised the cast so I’ve been feet away from him.

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
Playing the drums.

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
Dancing in my car or running to taco bell to get a Baja Blast.

Contact Information
[email protected]
502.494.6860

What do you do around CSF?
Shift, Greek Outreach, Retreats, and Religious Association Service!

Hometown
Monteagle, Tennessee

Degree
Arts Administration with a minor in Music!

What’s on your bucket list?
Participate in the Running of the Bulls!!!
Visit every National Park
Frolick under some cherry blossom trees in Japan
Start a nonprofit after-school program where students can receive free music lessons
Write a book of some sort!
Adopt + give birth to some cute kiddos
Hike the Appalachian Trail
Run a marathon

Favorite Movies
The Karate Kid (1984 version). No other movie compares.

Favorite Books/Writers
The Pursuit of God by A.W. Tozer
Any and all poetry/spoken word by Joseph Solomon, Rudy Francisco, and Jackie Hill Perry
Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy by Eric Metaxas
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer

Random Piece of Info
I have a legitimate phobia of cats! Also my family and I narrowly survived Hurricane Katrina.

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
FREESTYLE RAPPING

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
Chasing after cows I see on the side of the road

Contact Information
[email protected]
931.581.7050


What do you do around CSF?
I am on the Shift team, Coffee cards, and Spring Break

Hometown
Fredonia, KY

Degree
Agricultural and Medical Biotechnology

What’s on your bucket list?
Learn to speak Spanish fluently, travel to all the European countries, learn how to scuba dive

Favorite Movies
The Proposal, Parent Trap, John Tucker Must Die, any rom-com honestly

Favorite Books/Writers
C.S. Lewis, The Selection series, Matched series

Random Piece of Info
I have a black dot in my eye

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
Cooking gourmet food

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
Going on long walks with my cute dog Finley(:

Contact Information
[email protected]
270.704.1662


What do you do around CSF?
Synergy, Parties, Pancakes, and Prayer!

Hometown
Danville/Boyle County, Kentucky (go Rebs!)

Degree
Public Health

What’s on your bucket list?
Meet Taylor Swift
Visit India
Try every pizookie at BJ’s
Go on a Disney Cruise!

Favorite Movies
Any Disney movie, especially Enchanted
Confessions of a Shopaholic – the most underrated rom-com out there
Every Avenger movie
Taylor Swift’s documentary – Miss Americana
Friends
Outerbanks

Favorite Books/Writers
The Selection Series
The Lion, Witch, and the Wardrobe
Harry Potter & The Half-Blood Prince
Discernment by Henri Nouwen
C. S. Lewis

Random Piece of Info
I’m adopted! I was born in Bangalore, India and was adopted into my forever family in Kentucky when I was 14 months old! I also used to play the harp.

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
Playing guitar, so that I can join Taylor Swift’s band.

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
Golfing and running, to make up for all the pizookies I eat.

Contact Information
[email protected]
859.324.2236


What do you do around CSF?
I am part of the philanthropy team here at CSF. My role consists of fundraising for the ministry as a whole, keeping up alumni relations, and cultivating existing relationships. I am also in charge of staff morale, which may be my most important role.

Hometown
Beaver Dam, Kentucky

Degree
B.A. in Theater

What’s on your bucket list?
Watch the Steelers win a Super Bowl in person
Sit courtside at a UK Final Four game
Travel (Ireland, Austria, Switzerland, Iceland, Sweden, Croatia, Greece, Australia, New Zealand, Hawaii, Alaska, Pacific Northwest, Montana). Basically anywhere and everywhere
Act in a movie/TV show/Broadway play

Most Annoying List
People who talk in movies
People who misquote movies
Slow drivers

Favorite Movies
Forest Gump
Shawshank Redemption
Remember the Titans
Harry Potter Series
All Marvel Movies
The Dark Knight
Good Will Hunting
Jurassic Park (the original)
The Princess Bride

Favorite Books/Writers
Shoe Dog
Harry Potter Series
The Great Divorce
Chronicle of Narnia
Kingkiller Chronicles

Random Piece of Info
I was stabbed in the brain with a sword. True Story.

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
Acting

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
Playing basketball
Working out
Going to the movies
Teaching/performing Stage Combat
Traveling

Contact Information
[email protected]
(270) 256-8017


What do you do around CSF?
interns, synergy team, helps Brian out, social media and coffee cards!

Hometown
Edgewood KY (close to Florence y’all!)

Degree:
Interior Design

What’s on your bucket list?
Go down a black Dimond in Colorado or Utah

Favorite Movies
The back of my eyelids because I always fall asleep before movies end.

Favorite Books/Writers
the listening life!

Random Piece of Info
Lexus McCormick and I switched boyfriends in 6th grade. I was one belt away from a black belt in karate before quitting.

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
Photographic Memory – memory is definitely not my strong suite

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
laughing

Contact Information
[email protected]
(859) 652-5813

What do you do around CSF?

  • Lead the overall ministry
  • Teach at Synergy and in other settings
  • Wrestle with how to reach out to campus in creative ways
  • Fundraise
  • Serve as one of the board members at CSF

Hometown
Cynthiana, KY (though I’ve been in Lexington since 1995)

Degree
Masters of Divinity (basically theological studies)

What’s on your bucket list?

  • Quarterback a football team, as I never played growing up, only did baseball and basketball
  • Write five books
  • Do a triathlon
  • Live outside the US for at least a couple of months

“Most Annoying” List

  • Listening to other people loudly sip their hot coffee (this is especially true when I’m sleepy and feeling irritable)
  • When people think they are thinking clearly but in actuality they clearly aren’t thinking clearly. Is that clear?

Favorite Movies

  • Rudy
  • The Lord of the Rings Trilogy
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  • Good Will Hunting

Favorite Books/Writers

  • C. S. Lewis (We did accidentally name our son C. S. Marshall)
  • Eugene Peterson
  • Oswald Chambers (Primarily “My Utmost For His Highest”)
  • Richard Swinburne (academic philosopher)

Random Piece of Info
I lived at the Grand Canyon for an entire summer when I was in college, about 150 yards from the rim of the canyon.

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?

  • Hanging out with my wife, Shelby and our three kids- Claire, Caleb and Miriam
  • Watching sports
  • Reading
  • Letting my mind wander into creative brainstorming sessions (In my 40’s I’m not sure if I’m allowed to ‘daydream’ anymore)
  • Thinking about working out and getting back into shape

Contact information
[email protected]
(859) 273-5433


What do you do around CSF?
I do a few different things around CSF. I help write Core Group Curriculum. I help with staff formation. Mostly I work with Brian and Derek on Lewis House. I’m here Mondays and Fridays, and the other three days of the work week I teach high school at the Lexington Latin School.

Hometown
Lexington, now. I grew up in Benton, KY.

Degree
English & Philosophy Degrees

What’s on your bucket list?

  • Read all of Shakespeare’s works
  • Publish a poem in a publication I like
  • Make one truly beautiful thing out of wood
  • Go to Rome
  • Learn three other languages

Favorite Books

  • The Lord of the Rings
  • The Divine Comedy
  • Brideshead Revisited

Random Piece of Info
I used to work here, I left, and then I came back (the first staff member to do so, I believe).

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
When it comes to trades I’m a jack by nature.

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
Parenting.

Contact information
[email protected]


What do you do around CSF?
I am the Pastor to Students! I do a lot of teaching at Synergy and Shift, but really my role is to encourage and challenge students in their walk with the Lord. So I do a lot of coffees and lunches and just generally try to be available to serve students! I also unite the staff around a common vision of how we are going to reach students on campus.

Hometown
Colorado Springs, CO

Degree
B.A. Christian Educational Ministries (Minor in Biblical Studies) (Taylor University)

What’s on your bucket list?
Well it used to be watching my Chicago Cubs win the World Series… But since we won it in 2016, I’ll say… Watching the Chicago Cubs win the World Series again.

Favorite Movies
I am a total sucker for the classic spy-thriller/action movies. But also love Star Wars, Marvel, Harry Potter… I’m secretly a huge nerd.

Favorite Books

  • The Great Omission by Dallas Willard
  • Spiritual Leadership by J. Oswald Chambers
  • Case for Faith by Lee Strobel
  • Emotionally Healthy Leader by Pete Scazzero
  • Beautiful Resistance by Jon Tyson
  • The Ruthless Elimination of Hurry by John Mark Comer
  • Anything A.W. Tozer, C.S. Lewis, Tim Keller, N.T. Wright

Random Piece of Info
In middle school I was a competitive Pokemon card player and won expense-paid trips all over the country. So I got to visit the Statue of Liberty, the Space Needle, and Santa Monica pier all for free because of a card game.

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
Swimming. Specifically, treading water. This is embarrassing to admit, but I can’t tread water. I grew up playing sports… I even played collegiate soccer. Yet I cannot physically conquer the task of treading water. Please don’t judge me.

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
Chasing around my kids Micah and Brooke with my wife Nicole!

Contact information
[email protected]
719.930.1666


What do you do around CSF?
Getting ready for Lewis House!

Hometown
Beaver Dam, Kentucky

Degree
Political Science, but I’ve been studying theology for about 6 years now

What’s on your bucket list?
Seeing a no-hitter live and visiting the Holy Lands.

Favorite Movies
All those baseball movies starring Kevin Costner

Favorite Books/Writers
Lewis & Tolkien (of course!)

Random Piece of Info
I lived in Scotland for a wee bit.

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
Photographic memory.

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
Flipping pages and typing stuff.

Contact Information
[email protected]


What do you do around CSF?
I work with those little baby freshman on Shift team, whipping up all those meals in the kitchen, and throwing some sick parties!

Hometown
Brookfield, WI

Degree
Accounting and Finance

What’s on your bucket list?

  • Ski in the Alps
  • Run a half marathon
  • Travel!!

Favorite Movies

  • Tommy Boy (a classic Chris Farley movie)
  • Coming to America
  • I don’t watch a lot of movies but I like comedies and I am always down for some quality reality TV shows!

Favorite Books/Writers
I’m just starting to somewhat enjoy reading so no favorites yet.

Random Piece of Info
I strongly dislike questionnaires like this.

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
Become an amazing dancer

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
Tennis and Skiing….and working out

Contact Information
[email protected]
(414) 758.3907


What do you do around CSF?
I manage the finances at CSF. This really entails everything under the sun that has a number attached to it. I also sometimes sneak my cat into work.

Hometown
Louisville, KY

Degree
M.S. Finance

What’s on your bucket list?

  • Get a pizza named after me
  • Never own a pair of jeans
  • Work for the Pittsburgh Steelers
  • Have the speed limit raised on New Circle Road

Favorite Movies

  • Men in Black
  • Unknown Soldier
  • Jeen-Yuhs

Favorite Books/Writers

  • The Bible
  • ESPN Articles

Random Piece of Info
I had tuberculosis in 8th grade.

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
Lip reading

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
By nitpicking my fantasy football lineups

Contact Information
[email protected]
502.889.7737
Carrier pigeon address: 507 Columbia Avenue Lexington, KY 40508


What do you do around CSF?
As a Pastor to the CSF staff, I focus on caring for, empowering and developing our incredible staff team as they carry out our mission. I also get to teach groups of students and build relationships with them.

Hometown
Orlando, FL

Degree
Bachelor of Arts in Preaching

What’s on your bucket list?
I’d love to see Machu Picchu and do one of the long thru hikes in the U.S. (th AT, PCT or CDT).

Favorite Movies
I love movies in general, but especially enjoy the series franchises (Star Wars, Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit, Harry Potter, Marvel).

Favorite Books/Writers
I love to learn and am prone to talk up whatever I’m reading lately. For reading to grow as a follower of Jesus, I find it hard to go wrong with Eugene Peterson, C.S. Lewis, N.T. Wright and Henri Nouwen. Some of my favorite fiction writers are C.J. Box, Jim Butcher, Michael Connelly and Robert Jordan.

Random Piece of Info
I have flipped a car, been in a vehicle that was struck by lightning and stood within 20 yards of a bear and mountain lion in the wild- and wasn’t injured at all.

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
I’d love to be some kind of artisan. As someone whose work is often done with words, thoughts and keystrokes, I’m amazed by people who create with their hands.

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
Walking, hiking and family adventures

Contact Information
[email protected]
919.720.1693


What do you do around CSF?
Talk to people, raise some cash for CSF

Hometown
Louisville…ish. Brazil originally but the 502 is home.

Degree
Public Health

What’s on your bucket list?

  • Have my life be a musical for just one day
  • Visit the bottom of the ocean
  • Swim with beluga whales
  • Take my mom to Italy
  • Buy an island

Favorite Movies

  • Italian Job
  • Tangled
  • Charlie’s Angels
  • Finding Dory

Favorite Books/Writers
I should probably read more…

Random Piece of Info
I’ve never eaten apple pie. I don’t have my two front teeth.

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
How to get Brian to not be late.

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?

  • Shaking my fitbit to get more steps
  • Running short distances
  • Picking things up and putting them down
  • Sometimes I like sports too

Contact information
[email protected]
(502) 291-7152


What do you do around CSF?
My first and possibly most important role is to be Derek King’s boss. Beyond that I am a part of the philanthropy team at CSF which helps raise support for our ministry. This includes finding and meeting with new donors, cultivating current partner relationships, and being Derek King’s immediate boss.

Hometown
Cold Spring, KY

Degree
Communications

What’s on your bucket list?

  • Ride a bull
  • Sit in court side seats at an NBA game
  • Experience zero gravity
  • Start a food fight

“Most Annoying” List

  • Talking during a movie
  • Using the word “awkward”
  • Loud chewing
  • Showering

Favorite Movies

  • Ace Ventura
  • Saving Private Ryan
  • Inception
  • An Extremely Goofy Movie
  • Hercules

Favorite Books/Writers

  • Jarrod Polson “Living Beyond The Dream”
  • The Book of Basketball
  • The Unaborted Socrates
  • Finding God Behind Enemy Lines

Random Piece of Info
I graduated high school in a class of 32 students.

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?

  • Play basketball
  • Netflix
  • Chill with friends
  • Watch basketball
  • Halo 4/Super Smash Bros.
  • Play basketball

Contact information
[email protected]
(859) 630-7106

What do you do around CSF?
Lead Staff, Curriculum, Staff Discipleship

Hometown
Lexington

Degree
Biology / Chemistry

What’s on your bucket list?
Galvanization, Grand Canyon, Hawaii, Dark Side of the Moon

Favorite Movies
Fury, Babe, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

Favorite Books/Writers
CS Lewis, Oswald Chambers, Dennis Kinlaw, JRR Tolkien

Random Piece of Info
I really like quarter sawn oak

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
Nunchucks

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
Enjoying time with 9 grandkids!

Contact Information
[email protected]
(606) 776-1054


What do you do around CSF?
I’m on Shift, Pancakes, I ball out/break ankles, hang with freshmen, take orders from Ellie

Hometown
Louisville, KY

Degree
Community and Leadership Development

What’s on your bucket list?
To be a good mom
Go on survivor
See Fleetwood Mac live
Convince Brady to come back to the Pats
Ball with Rondo
Travel the green Earth: see the Grand Canyon, visit national parks, white water raft anywhere/everywhere

Favorite Movies
She’s the man (anything Amanda Bynes)
Billy Madison
Toy Story
It takes two
School of Rock
Mean Girls
Scooby Doo
Princess Diaries
Shrek
The Grinch
Madea
The Heat
Ace Ventura
Edward Scissorhands
Cheaper by the Dozen

Favorite Books/Writers
Lisa Terkeurst
Jackie Hill Perry
Mo Isom
Every Woman’s Battle
Uninvited
Junie B. Jones
Where the Sidewalk Ends
The Screwtape Letters
The Ragmuffin Gospel
David from the Bible, and The OT/NT

Random Piece of Info
I have a ziploc bag of grass from Elvis’ house from when I went to Graceland in the 6th grade

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
Be faster

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
Wrestle KWilz, Watch AFV & Survivor, walk dogs, cackle & squawk, hang in the great outdoors

Contact Information
[email protected]
502.468.7590


What do you do around CSF?
Shift and Men’s Ministry

Hometown
A mix of Lewiston Maine and South Jersey

Degree
Christian Ministries at Asbury University

What’s on your bucket list?
Travel throughout Europe

Favorite Movies Girls
Secret life of Walter Mitty

Favorite Books/Writers
Dietrich Bonhoeffer, John Piper, C. S. Lewis, Henri Nouwen

Random Piece of Info
I do not like chocolate

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
Soccer

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
Soccer

Contact Information
[email protected]
859.339.5246


What do you do around CSF?
Discipleship
Meals
Greek Outreach

Hometown
Mason, OH (aka where Kings Island is)

Degree
Materials Engineering

What’s on your bucket list?
Skydive
Visit all of the National Parks
See the Northern Lights
Visit Australia/ New Zealand
Austria so that I can frolic through a field like Maria in the Sound of Music
Basically just travel to cool places

Favorite Movies Girls
Inception
Vertical Limit
Rain Man
The Sound of Music
All of the Harry Potter movies

Favorite Books/Writers
Harry Potter
Redeeming Love
Radical
James Patterson
C.S. Lewis
I read a lot so this is hard

Random Piece of Info
I once broke both of my arms at the same time (and no it wasn’t in a cool way, I just fell off the monkey bars).

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
Dancing

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
Working out
Hiking
Playing with my sisters dog, Mason

Contact Information
[email protected]
513.835.4065


What do you do around CSF?
Help keep the synergy atmosphere hospitable
Pray and praying some more
Plan retreats and staff parties
Review yearly repeatables to make sure things are running as smoothly as possible

Hometown
Sebring, FL

Degree
Agricultural and Medical Biotechnology

What’s on your bucket list?
Biblical History trip to Israel and Egypt
Snowboard a black diamond
Travel the world for 11 months (don’t worry mom and dad, I’ll be home for Christmas!)
Run a marathon
Become an author

Favorite Movies
Inside Out
Guardians of the Galaxy
Footloose
Lion

Favorite Books/Writers
The Hiding Place (Corrie Ten Boom)
Redeeming Love (Francine Rivers)
Forgiving What You Can’t Forget (Lysa Terkeurst)
The Voice of the Heart (Chip Dodd)
Gentle and Lowly (Dane Ortlund)
Where The Crawdads Sing (Delia Owens)

Random Piece of Info
I was a member of the citrus judging team through FFA for 7 years and by holding an orange I can pick the best ones
My first vehicle was a F-150 pickup truck

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
Speaking another language

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
At home workout videos are my jam
Being outside as much as possible
Playing with little kids
Eating an apple a day

Contact Information
[email protected]
863.253.1356

What do you do around CSF?
I’m in charge of all things tech and production. Lighting, audio, and video – you name it. My job is to make sure technology runs smoothly behind the scenes so students can enjoy our events and worship services. I’m also on Lead Team, helping make large ministry decisions with other older staff.

Hometown
Erlanger, KY

Degree
BA in Architecture

What’s on your bucket list?

  • Visit Germany and learn more of my family’s heritage
  • Go scuba diving at a reef with a bunch of sharks
  • Take an extended trip to New Zealand and explore the land of Middle Earth
  • Go to a Packer’s game at Lambeau Field

Favorite Movies

  • The Lord of the Rings trilogy
  • The Last Samurai
  • Paddington
  • Anything Wes Anderson
  • How to Train Your Dragon
  • Take Shelter
  • Ratatouille
  • Harry Potter series
  • Paddington 2

Favorite Books/Writers

  • J.R.R. Tolkien
  • C.S. Lewis
  • The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson
  • East of Eden
  • Harry Potter series

Random Piece of Info
I read the Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien once every year.

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
Pranking Stephanie Sherman. However, I’ve already mastered this. So I’d really love to master the violin.

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
I love to go on a walk every evening with my wife. I also enjoy hiking and spending time outdoors, as well as playing the occasional pick-up game of basketball.

Contact information
[email protected]
(859) 652-4071


What do you do around CSF?
Building guy/building team
Synergy setup team
Pancakes/parties team

Hometown
Hazard, KY

Degree
Kinesiology (Exercise Science)

What’s on your bucket list?
Go to Australia, become a voice actor, become good friends with at least one person I’ve watched on my favorite shows

Favorite Books/Writers
The Bible (obviously) Divergent Series, Perks of Being a Wallflower

Random Piece of Info
I can WakeSurf fairly well

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
The stock market….or skateboarding

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
I work out 4-6 times a week. I’ve also gotten into ultimate frisbee a lot this past year. I’m also blessed with a high metabolism.

Contact information
[email protected]
859.533.1409


What do you do around CSF?
I help plan Synergy, Core Groups, help out on prayer team and get buckets at Tuesday Night Hoops!

Hometown
Lexington, KY

Degree
Business Marketing & Management

What’s on your bucket list?
Visiting every National Park and MLB park! Big park guy.

Favorite Movies
Moneyball
Black Panther
National Treasure
Space Jam

Favorite Books/Writers
Tattoos on the Heart by Greg Boyle
Digital Minimalism by Cal Newport

Random Piece of Info
When I was in the 4th grade my doctor crushed my NBA dreams by telling me I’d only grow to be 5’9. I’m 6’5.

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
Memorization

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
Hoops & Hikes

Contact Information
[email protected]
859.948.4724


What do you do around CSF?

  • Shift
  • Discipleship
  • Senior Ministry
  • Outside Ministry

Hometown
NKY (aka Northern Kentucky, aka Erlanger)

Degree
Secondary English Education

What’s on your bucket list?

  • Go to Sydney, Australia (I used to be obsessed with Dance Academy, and I need to see where they filmed lol)
  • meet Lin-Manuel Miranda
  • see the West Coast! and the sequoias!
  • own a lake house (#dreamstatus)

Favorite Movies

  • 10 Things I Hate About You (I mean Heath Ledger, amirite?)
  • Remember the Titans
  • The Proposal
  • The Harry Potters
  • To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before (READ THE BOOKS PEOPLE!)

Favorite Books/Writers

  • Anything Annie F. Downs can make, I’ll read
  • C.S. Lewis
  • To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
  • The Summer I Turned Pretty trilogy
  • To All the Boys trilogy by Jenny Han
  • Anything by Morgan Matson and Sarah Dessen

Random Piece of Info
Bri Wulfeck and I switched boyfriends in sixth grade; My name is Lexus, and my first car was a Lexus

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
I would FOR SURE play the guitar.

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
Being an enneagram nine aka agonizing over every decision I make

Contact information
[email protected]
(859) 468-1570


What do you do around CSF?
Key Care, Community Service, Leadership, and the Building Schedule

Hometown
Elizabethtown, KY

Degree
B.S. in Family Science (Community & Leadership Development minor)

What’s on your bucket list?

To visit Europe (my grandmother was from Germany!)
To visit Canada

Favorite Movies

Pride and Prejuidice (the one with Kiera Knightley of course)
Tangled
Pirates of the Caribbean

Favorite Books/Writers

Lysa TerKeurst
Return of the Prodigal Son (Henry Nouwen)
Phylicia Masonheimer (blogger)

Random Piece of Info
I have dimples and when I laugh too much and for too long my cheeks start to hurt

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?

Whistling loudly either with my fingers in my mouth or without (If I could without, that would definitely be cool)

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?

Playing with my new kitten named Lilly
Roller skating at the rink
Singing constantly
Driving friends around town

Contact Information
[email protected]
(270) 317-5803

What do you do around CSF?
I get to lead the LEADERSHIP SQUAD at CSF! Equipping and growing leaders is one of my all time favorite things! WOOOP WOOOP! I help out with making sure our staff is cared for too! And also lead worship!

Hometown
The good ol’ Hebron, Kentucky

Degree
Psychology; Eventually for Occupational Therapy School? But! Who knows where the Lord will take me!

What’s on your bucket list?

  • See the Northern Lights
  • Have a garden that I can eat the food from
  • Travel the world!
  • Work at an orphanage run by my siblings
  • Learn to play the Cello
  • Meet Jimmy Fallon
  • Celebrate national calendar days for a period of time
  • Own a Bernadoodle named Winston

Favorite Movies

When it comes to movies.. I am not hard to please. I LOVE a good story.

  • Disney Movies
  • Rom Coms
  • Old Classics
  • The Prestige
  • Lord of the Rings
  • Interstellar
  • Movies about time.. I love them all.

TV Show wise…

  • This is Us
  • Parenthood
  • New Girl
  • BBC Shows (Like Downton Abbey, Call the Midwife, The Crown, and Sherlock)
  • Friends
  • The Office
  • Planet Earth
  • So many more.

Favorite Books/Writers

  • Redeeming Love
  • Love Does
  • The Great Divorce
  • Keep Your Love On
  • Boundaries
  • Cultivate Books etc.

Authors:

  • CS Lewis
  • Bob Goff
  • Annie F Downs
  • John Mark Comer

(I’m definitely not the biggest reader, but I LOVE TO LEARN. So, audiobooks and podcasts have become my best friends. Like seriously. I love podcasts.)

Random Piece of Info

  • I’ve been a German Folk Dancer my whole life!
  • I can beatbox
  • I LOVE SCARVES
  • Cookies are a main food group
  • I love having staring contests with babies

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
In a dream world I’d love to be able to get ready for the day while sleeping. AKA Mastering time travel would be awesome. More practically though.. I’d love to master reading and playing the cello.

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?

  • I LOVE TO SING!
  • Laughing so hard that my nose flutters
  • Making things! Like knitting, crocheting, painting, crafting, hand lettering!

Contact information
[email protected]
(859) 866-9103


What do you do around CSF?
I am on Freshman Ministry team, Men’s Ministry, Key Care, and help out the Content team.

Hometown
Baltimore Maryland

Degree
Economics

What’s on your bucket list?
Sky diving, surfing in Hawaii, do something for the first once every month for the rest of my life

Favorite Movies
Fast and Furious, Jason Bourne, Batman, Hot Rod

Favorite Books/Writers
Harry Potter, Percy Jackson, Radical by David Platt

Random Piece of Info
I have an adopted brother from South Korea and an adopted sister from China

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
Playing Golf

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
Playing basketball, golf, tennis, and spikeball

Contact information
[email protected]
(443) 900-3803


What do you do around CSF?
ALL THE FUN STUFF!!! shift, discipleship, spring break, & parties!!!

Hometown
oldham county, ky!!!!

Degree
communications boiiiiii

What’s on your bucket list?
obvi skydiving & maybe like going to europe or something idk

Favorite Movies
Princess Diaries, The Godfather, La La Land, & all of the Harry Potters; just check out my Letterboxd account @paigemenefee ;)

Favorite Books/Writers
#1 = the Harry Potter series, then pretty much anything you read in middle school that I just read for the first time this past year, or ya romance novels haha

Random Piece of Info
I really love film & philosophy, so hit me up for some film theory or philosophy jokes

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
parkour, because I’m already hardcore

What’s your spirit animal?
timon & pumba put together

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
lifting the bag of chips from the table to my mouth

Contact Information
[email protected]
(502) 419-4402


What do you do around CSF?

  • MealsInterns
  • Community Service
  • Kickoff Week Planning
  • Brian’s Assistant

Hometown
Reading, PA

Degree
Dietetics

What’s on your bucket list?

  • Visit Ireland
  • Help Ron achieve his dream of graduating from Hogwarts
  • Be a guest star on The Johnny Karate Super Awesome Musical Explosion Show
  • Receive the Fitbit Astronaut badge

Favorite Movies
Harry Potter (all of them)

Favorite Books/Writers
Harry Potter (all of them)

Random Piece of Info
I first learned how to ride a bike at the age of 22

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
Growing

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?

  • Quidditch
  • The games of Flonkerton
  • Running with Ron

Contact information
[email protected]
(610) 763-8191


What do you do around CSF?
I work on the discipleship team and men’s ministry!

Hometown
Wilmore, KY

Degree
I was going to get one in Psychology, but then UK decided to deny my financial aid!

What’s on your bucket list?

  • Ride a bull before Gabe
  • Experience zero gravity before Gabe
  • Go to Scotland

Favorite Movies

  • Good Will Hunting
  • Secret Life of Walter Mitty
  • Rubber

Favorite Books/Writers

  • The Screwtape Letters by CS Lewis
  • Emotionally Healthy Spirituality by Pete Scazzero
  • Interior Freedom by Jacques Philippe

Random Piece of Info
I can play 6 instruments and I’m good at accents.

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
Never getting distracted.

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
Watch psychology lectures on youtube and forget to eat until i get so hungry that I eat an entire box of marshmellow Fruity Pebbles.

Contact information
[email protected]
859.338.1559


What do you do around CSF?
I mainly help design things and play ping pong (not necessarily in that order).

Hometown
Crescent Springs, KY

Degree
Spanish and International Economics

What’s on your bucket list?

  • Go into space
  • See the Aurora Borealis
  • Survive the zombie apocalypse

“Most Annoying” List

  • People that can’t pronounce (and/or hear) the difference between the words “pen” and “pin”
  • People that clap at the end of a fireworks show
  • My cat, Boba Fett, crawling on my face at 4am.

Favorite Movies

  • Star Wars (all of them)
  • One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
  • Hell or High Water
  • Paddington 2

Favorite Books/Writers

  • C.S. Lewis (Mere Christianity, The Great Divorce)
  • Kurt Vonnegut (Slaughterhouse Five, Bluebeard)
  • Stephen King (The Stand, The Dark Tower)

Random Piece of Info
I like to collect old video games.

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
Taking my dog on one of her seventeen daily walks so we can sniff every tree

Contact information
[email protected]
(859) 240-9463


What do you do around CSF?
I serve on Discipleship, Prayer, Care Team, Coffee Cards, and Spring Breaks!

Hometown
Lexington, KY

Degree
Marketing and Management

What’s on your bucket list?
Visit the Grand Canyon and Alaska, be Abner and Amanda Ramirez’s (a.k.a Johnnyswim)live in nanny.

Favorite Movies

  • The Proposal
  • Princess Diaries 2
  • Mall Cop

Favorite Books/Writers
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Random Piece of Info
I love pugs and long walks in the park.

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
Singing

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
Walking my pug Winston

Contact information
[email protected]
859.948.8590


What do you do around CSF?
Right now I’m just hanging with freshman and ballin’ with the boys.
A.K.A. I’m on the shift team and men’s ministry team!! Oh and I also dribble a soccer ball around with me.

Hometown
Lexington, KY

Degree
B.A. in Bible Theology and working on my M.A. in Leadership

What’s on your bucket list?
Going to a World Cup Final
Living on every Continent for at least a year (except Antarctica.. not a fan of the cold)

Favorite Movies
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty maybe?
anything Marvel
I like TV series better… Money Heist is the greatest series of all time

Favorite Books/Writers
I mean I’ll hop on the Bandwagon and say C.S. Lewis. But like Screwtape Letters is actually really good.
Radical by David Platt
lol the Bible
Early Christian Fathers!! I love early Church theology and reading about issues the early church encountered.

Random Piece of Info
I built my own PC and love playing video games.. Especially FIFA

If you could instantly master a single skill, what would you choose?
Non-American football

How do you burn calories when you are not at CSF?
I love soccer and working out.. but the past couple of years it’s been from physical therapy

Contact information
[email protected]
859.338.3110

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