We are blessed to have a dedicated team of staff passionate about serving our local youth.

  • For general inquiries, please call our main office at (218)749-3417
  • For specific questions, please contact one of our staff.

Meet Our Staff

  • Katie Dane
    Administrative Assistant

    Katie is passionate about serving the youth of the Iron range and helping them come to know Jesus. She grew up on the Iron Range and graduated from Northwestern College in Orange City Iowa with a degree in history and secondary education. She is working on receiving her Minnesota teaching license for next school year.

    Katie also loves theater, art, music, long conversations over coffee, cozy things, winter, her husband (Christian) and her cat (Duluth).

    Contact Katie at: 218-410-3476
    or [email protected]

  • Matt Socha
    Campus Life Director

    Matt has a passion to reach out to youth on the Iron Range. He grew up in Virginia, Minnesota, and graduated from Bemidji State University with a Bachelor of Science in Design Technology.

    Matt is a huge fan of the extreme sports, especially snowboarding, and music. He loves to play guitar and sing!

    Contact Matt at 218-780-6486
    or [email protected]

  • Kendra Dagen
    Campus Life Middle School Director

    Kendra has felt called to work with unchurched teens since she was 17 years old. She grew up on a farm outside of Karlstad, MN. After graduating from North Central University with a degree in Youth Development, she migrated north to the Iron Range in 2014 and quickly grew to love the area!
    Kendra enjoys music, outdoor activities, warm beverages, and taking trips with family or friends.

    Contact Kendra at 218-686-1845
    or [email protected]