National Chi Alpha Leadership

Executive Ministry Team (EMT)

The National Director and the Executive Ministry Team exist to provide the Chi Alpha Movement with Apostolic, Prophetic, Administrative, and Bureaucratic leadership and direct the National Program.

E. Scott Martin, Senior National Director

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The Senior National Director of Chi Alpha is the face and voice of Chi Alpha to the campus, Church, and society at large.


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Nathan Cole, Operations Director

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 The Operations Director stewards the day-to-day fiscal and human resources of the national Chi Alpha Ministry Center, ensuring alignment with our mission and vision. 

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Harvey Herman, Program Director

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The Program Director supervises the core ministry teams that encompass the national Chi Alpha Programme, i.e., Training, Personnel, Field, and Cross-Cultural Missions Teams.

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Severin Lwali

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The XAi Director is the ambassador for international student ministry to Chi Alpha staff, students and the church at large.

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Bob Marks, Missionary Personnel Director

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The Personnel Director facilitates the oversight of personnel and services provided to missionaries and staff through pastoral care.



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Crystal Martin, Cross-Cultural Missions Director

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The national Cross-Cultural Missions Director of Chi Alpha Campus Ministries is to lead our organizational strategy in the forming of students and staff as life-long missional witnesses by engaging them to cross boundaries of culture, geography, language, nationality, ethnicity, and race.

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Craig Woodham, Expeditions Director

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 The Expeditions Director leads university students to the nations by means of short and long-term trips and assignments.  

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Area Leadership

The Area Director/Representative implements and promotes national Chi Alpha long-standing programs and initiatives throughout the district councils of a given area. 


Mike Amiot - Great Plains Area Representative


Daniel Miller - Big Sky Area Representative


Stefanie Chappell - Northeast Area Representative

Jeremy Anderson - West Coast Area Representative

Jeff Alexander - Great Lakes Area Director


Mario Solari - Southeast Area Representative


Eric Treuil - South Central Area Representative



Dan Guenther - Pacific Northwest Area Representative


National Field Specialists

Field Specialists support the implementation of the national Chi Alpha program with specific, national assignments that permit them to live and work within or travel outside Springfield, Missouri.

Paul Austin - Pioneering Director


The Pioneering Director enhances our culture of local group multiplication through resourcing area and district leaders, training, equipping teams, and coaching pioneers.

Delyn Cole - Coaching and Assessment Specialist


The Coaching and Assessment Specialist promotes coaching as a valuable leadership skill, makes coaching training available, and coordinates the activity of coaches with national Chi Alpha; and determines the curriculum and directs a delivery system for the on-going personal and professional development of our missionary affiliates.

Gregg Glutting - Support Raising Specialist


The Support Raising Specialist coordinates support-raising training and coaching to equip our misisonary personnel to achieve and maintain fully funded budgets.

Belkis Lehmann - Diversity Specialist


The Diversity Specialist leads a Diversity Task Force to identify arenas where diversity is not yet fundamental and create initiatives for change.

Mike Olejarz - Training Specialist

Gary Paschal - Conference and Event Specialist


The Event and Conference Specialist serves to plan and resource Chi Alpha gatherings.

Dick and Joy Schroeder - Leadership Development Specialists

Joel and Leah Wilson - Missionary Kids Specialists


The Missionary Kids Specialists coordinate our Chi Alpa Missionary Kid (XA MK) program.


Chi Alpha Matrix

To see how these positions fit within the National Chi Alpha Programme, please refer to the Matrix Organizational Design Table below.

How to Read the Chi Alpha Matrix

Chi Alpha Matrix Design

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