Campus Ministers
Nancy Janisch

Nancy has been a campus minister since 2008. She is a graduate of Saint Paul School of Theology. She also has a BS in Biology and DVM from Kansas State University. Nancy has a particular interest in spiritual formation, social justice and the relationship between science and religion. She is a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church (PCUSA) in Grand Rapids.



Rev. Kate Van Valkenburg

Kate joined the team in 2021. She is a graduate of Hope College and Trinity Lutheran Seminary. Kate loves being part of this community of faith and looks forward to exploring the ways we can engage in spiritual practices, grow together, and embody the Gospel message in our everyday lives. Kate is also the Pastor at Bread of Life Lutheran Church (ELCA) in Hudsonville.

UCCF Board

Diane Helle
Board Chair
Connie Swinger
Vice Chair
William Harris
Marcie Beck
Robert Kleinhans
Board Member
Kyle Kooyers
Board Member
Bruce Callen
Board Member
Christian Blauwkamp
Board Member