Meet the Team for 2021-2022!
Campus Minister for Good soil
Clare is a Minister of Word & Service in the ELCA. Her training and prior practice as a mental health counselor with students specialized in gender/sexual identity, psycho-spiritual integration, and mindfulness-based skills. She now greatly enjoys sharing her passion for exploration and empowerment through campus ministry.
Obstacle races, the Oregon coast, Strange Planet comics, and knitting/crochet
Christus House Resident director
Wemimo (Wemmy) is a recent graduate with a degree in Conflict and Dispute Resolution at the University of Oregon. A Certified Mediator, she is passionate about social and restorative justice and equity for all. She volunteers in a mediation program to ensure that people’s voices are heard, their emotions treated as valid, and all perspectives considered.
Traveling to new places,
TV shows, music, dance, mediating
CHristus house Property Manager
Kim is a member of Central Lutheran Church and historical supporter of Christus House. Her institutional knowledge from years of accompaniment and her profession as a CPA both contribute great gifts to her role here. She has two daughters, Kelly and Katie. She loves getting to know the students of the Christus House community!
Koda and Ollie (her dogs) and Zoe (her cat), Rotary, gardening, biking, scuba, and exploring Oregon!
Hearth & Table Lead Chef
Chef Ryan brings to Hearth & Table a passion for the power of good food and a common table to change the world. Over the past 15 years, Ryan has been a chef, chef trainer, barista trainer, community kitchen leader, and curriculum writer. Come let him teach you to cook or grow food in the Central Lutheran Garden - or if nothing else, come eat his amazing food!
Spicy food, Rainbow Kitten Surprise, and dance parties with his 5-year-old