Nate and Shelly have served with Cru since 1998. They served at the University of Michigan for 17 years and now serve in national roles out of the Philadelphia Office. Nate is the Director of Online Strategies, seeking to use online platforms to reach students for Christ. Shelly is a Financial Analyst, helping local mission teams to be efficient, effective and legal in their use of funds. They have four children, Andrew, Lauren, Lindsey, and Caleb. They both graduated from Ohio State in 1994. Nate received his Masters of Theology degree from Dallas Theological Seminary in 1998.