Staff Member: Jen DeCoster
Jen joined St. Charles Borromeo Parish in 2014. She grew up in Kansas City, KS and attended Cathedral of Saint Peter Catholic Grade School in Kansas City, KS and Bishop Miege High School in Shawnee Mission, KS. In 2012, Jen received Bachelor's Degrees in Youth Ministry and Psychology from Benedictine College. She worked on Benedictine College's College Ministry team as a Service Team member for three years, leading two mission trips to an Indian Reservation in North Dakota. She was also involved in FOCUS Bible Studies during her four years. Jen worked as a Camp Counselor at Camp Tekakwitha in Williamsburg, KS for three summers, and spent the summer of 2013 as a Missionary for a Lifeteen Summer Camp in Hiawassee, GA. She worked at Camp Savio, the middle school summer camp for the Dioceses of Kansas City-St. Joseph since it began in 2011, and became an Assistant Director in 2013. Most recently, Jen worked as the Director of Middle School Youth Ministry at St. Andrew the Apostle in Gladstone, MO.