Daniel & Emily Quinby
Director/Campus Pastor (Daniel) - Vision, Teaching, Leadership
Women’s Ministry Leader (Emily) - Women’s Discipleship
Daniel and Emily have served at Northern Iowa Chi Alpha since May 2015. They have one daughter named Jane.
Daniel and Emily first came to UNI in the fall of 2011 as students. They helped start Chi Alpha and met through the ministry. After leaving for ministry training, they returned to Cedar Falls in 2015 to lead the ministry.
Daniel and Emily are known for dreaming big and never settling for less than God’s best. Their heart’s desire is to see the entire campus filled with Kingdom leaders who reach out to their friends with the love of Jesus.
Derek & Taylor Quinby
Campus Pastor (Derek) - Worship, Men’s Discipleship, Upper Iowa
Women’s Ministry Leader (Taylor) - Women’s Discipleship
Derek and Taylor have served at Northern Iowa Chi Alpha since May 2018.
Derek and Taylor are both UNI graduates. Derek graduated with a Secondary Education degree in 2018 while Taylor graduated with an Elementary Education degree in 2017. They were both strong leaders in Chi Alpha as students and answered the call of God to pursue a career in Chi Alpha after graduation. In May 2019, they became the Campus Pastors at UIU while continuing to serve in their roles at UNI.
Derek and Taylor are known for contending for the hearts of students. They love to call students into their God-given potential and see them realize their callings to be sons and daughters of God.
Jon & KC Griffin
Intern (Jon) - Outreach, Men’s Discipleship, Hawkeye
Intern (KC) - Connections, Women’s Discipleship, Hawkeye
Jon and KC have served at Northern Iowa Chi Alpha since May 2019.
They both graduated from UNI in 2019. Jon graduated with a degree in Communications and KC graduated with a degree in Family Services. They were both dynamic leaders in Chi Alpha throughout their time in college and helped reach so many students with the love of Jesus.
Jon and KC are known for pursuing students with an incredible love and passion. They love to help people realize how loved they are by Jesus and they continually lay down their lives to see that happen.
Intern - Outreach, Men’s Discipleship, Upper Iowa
Marcus has served at Northern Iowa Chi Alpha since May 2019.
Marcus graduated from UNI in 2019 with a degree in Leisure, Youth, and Human Services. He was a strong student leader with Chi Alpha for three years and carried a warm presence on campus as he served in other roles.
Marcus is known for being an inviter and making people feel warmly welcomed. He loves to bring people along on the journey and introduce them to Jesus.
Intern - Prayer/Worship, Women’s Discipleship, Upper Iowa
Katie has served at Northern Iowa Chi Alpha since May 2019.
Katie graduated from UNI in 2019 with a degree in Elementary Education. She was a student leader with Chi Alpha for three years and discipled so many girls through her small group.
Katie is known for being someone that you can talk to about anything. She loves to listen and help people on their journey with Jesus.