Christina Semmel is a ministry consultant and trainer with over 25 years of experience in parish youth ministry, including middle school, high school, and young adult ministry. She has a master's degree in pastoral studies from Loyola University in Chicago, and a master's degree in religious education from Loyola University in New Orleans. Chris also holds a Certificate in Advanced Studies in youth ministry from the Center for Ministry Development and Loyola University. She is currently serving as adjunct faculty for the Youth Ministry Certificate Program. Chris is also the director for the Youth Leadership Institute at Resurrection Center in Woodstock, Illinois, and was former director of Mid-American Youth University, region VII, for eight years. She is a popular workshop and retreat presenter.
By Christina Semmel