Alan and Tina Nagel
Austin Bridge Builders Alliance, Cru
Alan and Tina have served as missionaries with Cru (Campus Crusade for Christ) for 50 years in a wide variety of capacities. Alan currently is focused on coaching and mentoring young leaders within Cru and one of Tina's ministries is serving in a local elementary classroom. Their passion is to see every man, woman and child in Austin and around the world know the love of Christ. They have been with ACF since before the first Sunday service in January of 1994! They have two children and ten grandchildren.
David & Sara Regan
David & Sara graduated from UT in 2016 & headed straight to Katy where David is on staff with Young Life. David is the Area Director of the Katy Fulshear YL Area & does ministry with Sara at Tompkins High School. Young Life’s mission involves going where kids are, building relationships, sharing the Gospel & loving kids regardless of their response. Sara works as a full time musician – writing her own music, leading worship at church & volunteering her skills for YL. Their hobbies include: rock climbing at the local gym, playing the banjo (Dave), and running while searching for gators in the “Katy Wilderness.”
Jason and Andrea Thomas
InterVarsity Christian Fellowship
"Longing to see revival, InterVarsity will catalyze movements that call every corner of every campus to follow Jesus by 2030." Jason & Andrea Thomas have served as Co-Regional Directors for Texas, Oklahoma & Arkansas for 10+ years doubling the size of the region and multiplying its kingdom impact. Now, Andrea is the National Director of Marketing, advancing IV’s brand and messaging. Jason is the Chief Ministry Officer, overseeing all of IV’s US campus ministries and the triennial Urbana Missions Convention. They have 3 children: Alayna, Priya & Josiah.
Joe and Traci Ho
InterVarsity Christian Fellowship
Joe has served in campus ministry with InterVarsity since 1993. He and his family came to Austin after taking a national leadership role directing Asian American Ministries. He is currently InterVarsity's VP of Focused Ministries, which catalyzes our ministry among under-reached campus populations, such as athletes, ethnic minorities, and fraternity/sororities. Traci is pursuing her calling to bring literacy and the love of Christ to inner city elementary populations. They live in Round Rock with their three children, Kaylee, Daniel, and Christopher.
Rick and Julie Levy
Having both spent their careers as graphic designers, Rick & Julie have joined a film division of Cru (Campus Crusade for Christ) at the Austin headquarters. Their team works in conjunction with The JESUS Film and is responsible for producing films for use on electronic media. These short films are used by missionaries all over the world, in every kind of setting, to open up lines of communication that lead to spiritual conversations. They have one son – Zane.
Stephen and Wendy Mueller
Stephen serves on staff with the Central Texas Region of Young Life. Young Life's mission is to introduce adolescents to Jesus Christ and help them grow in their faith. Stephen's primary role is to establish new work in communities where Young Life does not exist. Stephen also coaches and mentors younger staff in the Region. Stephen's wife, Wendy, works as an Associate in Investment Operations at Dimensional Fund Advisors. Stephen and Wendy have two incredible children – Anna, sophomore at Texas A&M University, and Asher, 11th grader at Vandegrift School.
Todd and Sarah Nagel
Todd and Sarah serve with the City division of Cru, where they desire to connect people with Jesus, with other believers in discipleship and then help them understand their God-given passion and gifting so that they then can take the Gospel to the people in their community and circle of influence. We believe every person wants to have meaning and purpose in life and to truly experience this it starts with a personal relationship with Jesus. They have been married for 15 years and have four kids: Abby (13), Ethan (12), Emma (10) and Andrew (7).
Alex and Lane Jacobsen
Greater Europe Mission UK
Alex serves as the Communications Director for Greater Europe Mission UK – leading a team of creatives using the arts to spread the Gospel throughout Europe. Additionally, Alex and Lane both work as consultants for London churches, helping local congregations find ways to reach a city where most people have little knowledge of Jesus. Alex and Lane joined Greater Europe Mission after 9 years working on staff at ACF. They bring their love of music, art, technology, and discipleship to the United Kingdom, where they hope to introduce neighbors and friends to the richness of relationship with Christ.
Mike and Suzanne Schatzman
After leading the Cru (Campus Crusade) team in Estonia from 2000-2005, Mike and Suzanne moved to Austin and worked as Cru's regional directors for Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana (called the Red River Region). Upon moving to Austin they quickly became a part of the ACF family until they followed God's leading to Lisbon, Portugal. In July 2012 they moved to help start a campus ministry to over 160,000 students and their long term goal is to raise up Portuguese spiritual leaders who can take over the campus ministry and be spiritual influencers in their country and the world. They have three children – Cader, Judson, and Laynie.
Stuart and Mary Lou
Stuart and Mary Lou have served with The Navigators in Asia since August 2017. Having always had a heart for the unreached and underdeveloped, they are laboring to create a business that will employ people from some of the most vulnerable populations, including victims of sex trafficking and the ultra-poor. Their vision is to form discipleship relationships through employment to bring value and the gospel to all parts of life.