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Catalyst holds a special place in the heart of some of its senior members and while not part of student leadership anymore, they are able to stay on the team in the form of College Ministry Interns and Mentors. Here is the 2023-2024 Leadership Team!


Major: English, c/o 2012

Hobbies: Cooking, golf, and board games

If life were a song...

"I can go the distance"! So inspirational and just good vibes!

David Ding (He/Him)
College Pastor


Major: Youth Ministries, c/o 2012

Hobbies: Succulents, All things outdoors, Talks with friends over coffee, Late night ice cream trips

If life were a song...

Dos Oruguitas from Encanto

Haley Neiderheiser (She/Her)


Major: Communications, c/o 2024

Hobbies: Video games, Reading, K-dramas, Drawing and Writing

If life were a song...

dear parents - sundial

Brigit Miner (She/Her)
College Ministry Intern


Major: Food Science, c/o 2016

Hobbies: reading, cooking, exploring new places

Beach or Mountains? Beach, sunsets and sand castles!

If life were a song...

Chasing Cars by Sun Patrol and Yellow by Coldplay

Joseph Chu (He/Him)


Major: Community and Regional Development, c/o 2023

Hobbies: Cooking, watching horror movies, music

Best Study Spot:

Mishka's Coffee Shop, for the immaculate vibes and great cozy coffee shop feeling

Adriana Alvarez (She/Her)
College Ministry Intern


Major: Animal Science, c/o 2023

Hobbies: Photography, hiking, archery, gym, sports

Best Study Spot:

My apartment because of the reliable Wi-Fi and my personal creature comforts :)

Andrew Watanabe (He/Him)
College Ministry Intern

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